Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti recently released his budget for Fiscal-Year 2014-2015. This budget calls for only two Fire Academy classes that will yield approximately 96 new Firefighters and Paramedics in LA. During this same time, the LAFD is expected to LOSE more than 120 experienced Firefighters and Paramedics. Gain 96. Lose 120.
Recently, there has been widespread misinformation about the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) and the men and women who serve the City of Los Angeles as Firefighters, Paramedics, Dispatchers, and Inspectors. Let us clarify the facts…
JB&A and The Hotel Association of Los Angeles presents A Call to Action Legislative Luncheon with Special Guest: LA City Councilmember Mitch Englander. The Hotel Industry in Los Angeles is being unfairly targeted. Join us to hear how your hotel may be impacted and see how you can get involved.
Team Player PR: Jimmy Blackman left City Hall and launched his own firm. Now he’s formed an unusual partnership with an established one. Los Angeles Business Journal By Subrina Hudson Monday, August 19, 2013 Jimmy Blackman was out of a job when his boss, former City Councilman Dennis Zine, lost his race for city controller [...]
Dakota Communications Partners with Jimmy Blackman & Associates Notable Clients to Join Newly Created Firm After spending 16 years serving at the highest levels of City and State government, Jimmy Blackman has decided to form his own company – Jimmy Blackman & Associates – and has announced a partnership with Dakota Communications to provide public [...]