L.A. COUNCIL SEEKS BIG-BOX REQUIREMENTS

LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles City Council will consider an ordinance early next year designed to mitigate the potential negative impacts of big-box stores and supercenters on "economic assistance areas" of the city by stipulating that such retailers must pay living wages.h city, state or federal agencies encourage public and private investments to revitalize community economic activity.According

LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles City Council will consider an ordinance early next year designed to mitigate the potential negative impacts of big-box stores and supercenters on "economic assistance areas" of the city by stipulating that such retailers must pay living wages.

h city, state or federal agencies encourage public and private investments to revitalize community economic activity.

According to a report prepared for the council, "The City of Los Angeles should consider

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