Daily Archives: July 19, 2016

Boyle Heights sewage spills prompts beach closures; driver charged in fatal taco stand crash; Airbnb starts collecting hotel tax

MORNING REPORT: The top of a Boyle Heights sewer pipe near Mission Road and 6th Street collapsed, causing sewage to overflow into the L.A. River .... A woman was charged with vehicular manslaughter after crashing into customers at a Boyle Heights taco stand last month, leaving one man dead and eight others injured .... Airbnb has begun to collect the city's 14% lodging tax from customers under an agreement that would use the proceeds to help pay for housing vouchers for the homeless Read More »