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City of Los Angeles - City Council, District 5

City Council, District 5 — City of Los Angeles

Get the facts on the California candidates running for election to the City Council, District 5 — City of Los Angeles

Find out their top 3 priorities, their experience, and who supports them.

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About this office

Members of the city council draft and vote on city laws and appoint certain municipal officers and employees.
You must select at least 2 candidates to compare them.

Candidates

You can vote for 1 of these 4 candidates.

Katy Young Yaroslavsky

Environmental Attorney / Mom
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Homelessness - I’ll prioritize (1) prevention to keep...
  2. Public Safety - Local government’s number one job...
  3. Environmental Sustainability - As a climate policymaker,...
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Sam Yebri

Non-Profit Director/Businessowner
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Tackling our homelessness crisis with urgency, compassion,...
  2. Rebuilding our depleted police force while also improving...
  3. Rooting out City Hall’s toxic culture of political...
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Jimmy Biblarz

Professor, UCLA law School
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Reimagining the Los Angeles urban form to include...
  2. Tackling our street homelessness crisis through non-judgmental...
  3. Leading the country on public safety with proactive...
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Scott Epstein

Public Policy Analyst
Top 3 Priorities
  1. End Homelessness
  2. Build An Affordable City
  3. Invest In Clean And Green Transportation
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