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August 15, 1996 | JEAN MERL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
While behind-the-scenes meetings continued at City Hall, plans to bring a professional sports and entertainment complex to rejuvenate Los Angeles' sagging Convention Center area got a hearty thumbs-up Wednesday--though only in concept--from one branch of the sprawling municipal bureaucracy.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 15, 1996 | JEAN MERL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
While behind-the-scenes meetings continued at City Hall, plans to bring a professional sports and entertainment complex to rejuvenate Los Angeles' sagging Convention Center area got a hearty thumbs-up Wednesday--though only in concept--from one branch of the sprawling municipal bureaucracy.
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REAL ESTATE
January 5, 1986
The Los Angeles Convention and Exhibition Center Authority Commission has accepted a bid of $310 million from Salomon Brothers Inc. & Associates to finance the proposed expansion of the convention center. The winning bid was the "lowest and most responsible," with a net interest rate of 9.05% on the certificates of participation, according to the convention center commission.
NEWS
February 20, 1994
Supervisor Ed Edelman has named two Westside residents to Los Angeles County commissions. Brentwood resident Fredric Halperin has been appointed to the Los Angeles Convention and Exhibition Center Authority Commission. Halperin, president of the National Assn. of Real Estate Investment Managers, will join the 15-member commission to help supervise the construction and operation of a convention center. Phalen G.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 19, 1997 | TIMOTHY WILLIAMS
Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky has reappointed three San Fernando Valley residents to county commissions, Yaroslavsky's office has announced. Leslie K. Gilbert-Lurie of Hidden Hills was selected for a second term on the county Board of Education; Wayne Avrashow of Studio City was chosen again for the Los Angeles Convention and Exhibition Center Authority Commission; and Kathleen Hernandez of Topanga was reappointed to the County Schools Pedestrian Crossing Guard Committee.
NEWS
April 6, 1991
Hal Minter, 82, president of the Los Angeles Convention and Exhibition Center Authority and a retired automobile dealership executive, died Saturday in Los Angeles of the complications of a stroke. Minter, who held a master's degree from Columbia University, went to the Exhibition Center commission after a career as general manager of Mercedes-Benz of Hollywood. Minter was appointed to the commission in 1976 and became its president in 1990.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 22, 1996
Over the years, one of the biggest obstacles to downtown Los Angeles revitalization projects has been a lack of focused political will. The usual poor planning and infighting will have to be overcome if a new dream of a $200-million, 20,000-seat sports and entertainment complex at the Convention Center is to become a reality. Well, so far so good.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 2, 1986 | JANET CLAYTON, Times Staff Writer
Mayor Tom Bradley said Friday that a major contract tentatively awarded to the Fluor Corp. to oversee the $310-million expansion of the Los Angeles Convention Center is "clearly in conflict" with the city's anti-apartheid policy. The international construction and engineering firm, based in Irvine, did $40 million worth of business last year in South Africa.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 14, 2002 | PATRICK McGREEVY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Madeline Janis-Aparicio, a leading advocate of Los Angeles' living wage law, was confirmed Friday in her bid to land a spot on the city's redevelopment board. She was one of several commission appointments the City Council approved for various panels. Janis-Aparicio's appointment to the Community Redevelopment Agency attracted attention, both because of her outspoken views on the wage law and because she is one of several people nominated by Mayor James K.
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