Call for Resignation of CMs de Leon & Cedillo

Call for Resignation of CMs de Leon & Cedillo

Proposed by Jane Wishon/WNC on October 26, 2022
Formally adopted by WRAC in November 2022 | Download the WRAC position letter

Passed by

  • Bel Air-Beverly Crest Neighborhood Council
  • Del Rey Neighborhood Council
  • Mar Vista Community Council
  • Neighborhood Council of Westchester/Playa
  • North Westwood Neighborhood Council
  • Pacific Palisades Community Council
  • South Robertson Neighborhoods Council
  • Venice Neighborhood Council
  • West LA-Sawtelle Neighborhood Council
  • Westside Neighborhood Council
  • Westwood Community Council
  • Westwood Neighborhood Council

Motion

Refers to City Council file 22-1189

Further letter 12/2/22

Authorization for Westside Regional Alliance of Councils (WRAC) position letter, calling for the resignation of Los Angeles City Councilmembers Kevin de Leon and Gil Cedillo (Council File 22-1189).

Background

At a duly-noticed special meeting on October 26, 2022, the WRAC Board voted unanimously to approve conditional authorization of a WRAC position letter calling for the resignation of Councilmembers de Leon and Cedillo, upon passage of motions calling for such resignation by the requisite majority (8) of WRAC member Councils, pursuant to Council File 22-1189.

Notes

As of 11/14/22, 9 member Councils had passed motions or resolutions calling for the resignation of CMs de Leon and Cedillo.  Since the initial WRAC position letter sent, three additional councils have passed motions calling for the CMs to resign:

WCC (passed 11/15/22, per WCC Chair Steve Sann)
SORONC (passed 11/17/22, per SORONC President Michael Lynn)
WLASNC (passed 11/30/22, per WLASNC Treasurer Jay Handal)

WRAC position letters filed in CF 22-1189:  11/14/22 and 12/2/22.