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Nury Martinez Flexes Her Political Muscles

President of the City Council, Chair of the Ad Hoc Redistricting Committee, and Acting Mayor while the incumbent sits through a Covid-isolation in Scotland. As an impoverished, immigrant child she may have barely had one cap. Whatever jubilation Martinez could have felt had an obverse side expressed by Councilmember Nithya...

Nury Martinez seeks new committee to lead redistricting process

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — City Council President Nury Martinez said Tuesday that Los Angeles "cannot reasonably move forward" with a draft map proposed by the council's Redistricting Commission, and introduced a motion to create an Ad Hoc Redistricting Committee to lead the council's role in the process. "It's clear that...

“Final” Redistricting Map Headed to Nury Martinez for Damage Control

Council President Nury Martinez publicly trashed the Final Map within hours of the Final Vote on the map boundaries, saying it needs reworking”. She added that there are “drastic changes” to political boundaries that “threaten to widen the divides between communities.”. Commission Chairman Fred Ali, himself an appointee of Martinez...

Commission Proposes New LA City Council District Map, But Council President Nury Martinez Is Already A Critic

LAist relies on your reader support, not paywalls. Freely accessible local news is vital. Please power our reporters and help keep us independent with a donation today. An advisory commission tasked with figuring out how to equitably divide Los Angeles into 15 city council districts for the next decade has decided on the map it will send to the council for consideration and approval.

‘Time to do the right thing’: L.A. City Council President Nury Martinez discusses push to require vaccine proof indoors

Los Angeles City Council President Nury Martinez spoke to KTLA Thursday about the city’s move towards requiring proof of vaccination indoors at certain public spaces. The City Council on Wednesday voted to direct the city attorney to draft an ordinance requiring patrons to have at least one dose of the vaccine to be able to enter indoor public spaces like restaurants, bars, retail establishments, fitness centers, spas, concert venues and movie theaters.
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Nury Martinez in Line to Be Acting LA Mayor if Garcetti Goes to India

City Council President Nury Martinez is likely to take over as acting mayor of Los Angeles should Mayor Eric Garcetti be confirmed as the next US ambassador to India. President Joe Biden nominated Garcetti to the post Friday, confirming rumors that have circulated for weeks. Garcetti, who has reached his...