Press Releases

LABCi Advances Open, Transparent and Free Online Program for Local Businesses to Capture and Retain Benefits of Major Sports, Entertainment and Convention Events Coming to L.A.

Janurary 31, 2018

Wells Fargo Awards Half A Million Dollars for New Solar Energy Project and Open Space in Northeast Valley

December 21, 2018

Coalition of Community Non-Profits Receives $24 Million Grant From California Strategic Growth Council

December 20, 2018

New Housing Report: LA’s High Housing Prices Threaten to Stifle Region’s Fastest-Growing Industries Including Tourism, Healthcare and Food Services

October 3, 2018

2018 Architectural Award Winners Reflect Dynamic Reshaping of Los Angeles Landscape 

June 1, 2018

West Coast Region GDP Rises 32.1%, Outpacing the Nation and Debunking Trump Claims that Environmental Regulations Hurt the Economy 

April 18, 2018

The Wilshire Grand Tower Honored For Oustanding Sustainable Design by Mexico’s Largest Association of Real Estate Developers 

March 12, 2018

LA County Population Projected to Surpass 11 Million Within Next 20 Years, Raising Concern About Deeping Housing Crisis 

November 3, 2017

LA At Risk of Losing Millions in New Revenue if Housing Development Slows

Septebmer 12, 2017

Winners of 2017 LA Architectural Awards Envision a More Sustainable and Liveable Urban Future 

June 22, 2017

Mexican and Los Angeles Leaders Promote Shared Economic Vision Despite Uncertain Global Trade Future

May 5, 2017

Major L.A. Employers Raise Concerns That High Cost of Living Is a Barrier to Attracting and Retaining Top Talent

April 11, 2017

La Kretz Innovation Campus Receives Prestigious Architectural Award from Mexico’s Largest Association of Real Estate Developers

March 22, 2017

Soaring Housing Costs May Threaten L.A.’s Ability to Compete for Highly-Skilled Workers 

October 26, 2016

Sustainability and Wellness Take Center Stage at 46th Annual LABC Architectural Awards 

June 18, 2016

Release: Private Warehouses at Port of LA to Anchor Nation’s Largest Solar Feed-in Tariff Project 

April 29, 2016

Release: LA Business Council Congratulates The Broad Musuem for Receiving Prestigious Honor from Mexico City-based Association of Real Estate Developers

April 19, 2016

Release: Achieving Mayor’s 100,000 Unit Housing Goal by 2021 Creates Opportunity to Bolster Economy, Enhance Affordability and Support City’s Olympic Dreams 

October 23, 2015

Release: Boyle Heights Joins Country’s Largest Rooftop Solar Movement 

July 29, 2015

Release: Nadine Watt Installed as First Female Chair of LA Business Council 

July 16, 2015

Release: Water-Wise and Well-Designed: Drought-Conscious Designs Win Big at LABC Architectural Awards

June 18, 2015

Release:New Findings from UCLA and USC Researches: LA’s Solar Initatives Are Hampered By Unneccesary Delays; Solutions Would Enable LADWP To Create Largest Local Solar Program In U.S.

March 27, 2015

RELEASE: The Los Angeles Business Council 13th Annual Mayoral Housing, Transportation and Jobs Summit 

October 30, 2014

RELEASE: The Los Angeles Business Council Institute and Mayor Garcetti Host Mexico City’s Secretary of Economic Development Feb 17-20
Visit Designed to Strenghten Ties with America’s 3rd-Largest Trading Partner
February 18, 2013 

RELEASE: UCLA: LA’s Ambitious Rooftop Solar Program Delivering Promised Results; Expansion Can Reap Economic and Environmental Benefits in All Parts of the City
Analysis by Researchers at UCLA’s Luskin Center Provides Roadmap for Future Solar Expansion
February 18, 2013 

RELEASE: Felina USA joins Clean LA Solar Program, Chooses PermaCity Solar
New solar installation will provide clean, renewable power to Los Angeles while supporting jobs, new investments, and strengthening L.A.’s growing green economy
December 20, 2013 

RELEASE: California Solar set to Launch 1st Project in LADWP’s New Solar Feed-in-Tariff Program
The local solar firm will help a storied trophy and award-maker launch Downtown L.A.’s first CLEAN LA rooftop solar project 
November 21, 2013 

RELEASE: Bridging LA’s Housing Affordability Gap
New UCLA Study Calls for Action to Develop Workforce Housing Along Region’s Expanding Transit Corridors; Introduces Development "Opportunity Index"
October 18, 2013

RELEASE: Hilton Foundation Headquarters Wins Top Honors at 43rd Annual L.A. Architectural Awards
June 12, 2013

DWP Board of Commissioners Votes to Approve Rooftop Solar Program
January 11, 2013

LA’s Widening Housing Affordability Gap Threatens Region’s Long-Term Competitiveness
October 17, 2012

Statement from LABC President Mary Leslie on Gov. Brown’s Signing of California Pension Reform Bill
September 12, 2012

LACMA Transformation Project Wins Top Honor at L.A. Architectural Awards
June 20, 2012