The city of Vernon, just south of downtown LA, could become a part of the city of Los Angeles, if some lawmakers have their way. Tuesday, the LA City Council is scheduled to vote on a measure supporting a bill that would allow Los Angeles to annex the town, which is primarily an industrial district with a checkered history. Our Steve Proffitt joins us with more on Vernon.
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