Just Another Day In SouthLA
New Councilmen Curren D. Price, Jr. was sworn in July 13 to serve as the Councilmen to the 9th Distrct following former Councilwomen Jan Perry. Sworn in by Adela Barajas, President of Life After Uncivil Ruthless Acts (LAURA), Councilmen Price was joined by his wife Del Richardson-Price and mother Charlena Price. Price highlighted his plans to first focus on beautification and safety, economic development, and youth empowerment for the district he calls “The New 9th” saying, “I am excited to accept this challenge because The New 9th will be a place where people will want to live, work and play—and our potential is limitless. I pledge to build upon the legacy and committed service of (Former L.A. City Council Members) Jan Perry, Rita Walters, Gil Lindsey, Ed Roybal provided with distinction.