Good morning, readers. Today is Wednesday, August 15. The Los Angeles City Council showed support Tuesday for a bill that would curb helicopter noise, an issue that residents have recently complained about.
Meanwhile, one floor below council chambers, a laceration room has opened. Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa said he wanted to "make sure that people who are coming back after having a child can feel comfortable and safe," reports City News Service. Daily News
Over 200 people showed up for a meeting on the NBC Universal Evolution Plan Tuesday. Environmental groups spoke out against the project, according to Patch.
The city of Glendale is considering restricting smoking in apartment buildings. Glendale News-Press
Tonight, Rep. Howard Berman and Rep. Brad Sherman will face off in a meeting at Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks. Patch
-- Tiffany Kelly, Times Community News