The Madeleine Brand Show is a daily, two-hour program that looks at news and culture through the lens of Southern California.
Hosted by Madeleine Brand

Vernon could be annexed to the city of LA

Listen to story

Download this story 2.0MB

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.