Desperately seekiing cash to cover a growing deficit, the LA City Council is looking at putting in more street cleaning signs and parking meters, charging everyone for the cost of 911 emergency calls and selling “insurance” for ambulance services among other new fees and taxes.
Councilman Bernard Parks: “I hate to say this publicly because it gives people ideas about lawsuits.”
Councilwoman Wendy Greuel: “Every week we should come up with new ways we can increase our revenue.”
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