A Gladys Wesson Park Groundbreaking Surprise

Sometimes life offers surprises.  That was the case this week when Mike Shull, the General Manager of the Los Angeles City Department of Recreation and Parks, surprised Council President Herb Wesson with the news that the park whose groundbreaking he was attending would be named in memory of his late mother, Gladys Wesson. The late Mrs. more »

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Showing appreciation has been, and continues to be, the theme at Council President Herb Wesson’s annual City Employees Appreciation Luncheon. Hosted at his District Office, this year’s event drew approximately 600 employees, the largest event ever. Those in attendance were served by the Council President and his staff who donned their aprons to express appreciation more »

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Wesson rallies support for LA-NAACP

Council President Herb Wesson was joined by hundreds in rallying support for the Los Angeles Chapter of the NAACP at the gala at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel. The evening gala commemorated the organization’s 100th Anniversary and honored Mayor Eric Garcetti, Reverend Al Sharpton and defense attorney Charles Patton. The celebration took place in the wake of more »

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