Los Angeles Mayor Threatens “Non-Essential” Businesses He’ll Shut Off Water, Power If They Do Not Obey The City’s “Stay At Home” Order
Los Angeles Mayor Garcetti announces water and power will be shut off for all nonessential L.A. businesses that don’t close.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti threatened “non-essential” businesses Tuesday that if they do not obey the city’s “stay at home” order to close during the pandemic crises, he will cut off their water and their electricity.
Speaking at his daily briefing, the mayor described his new enforcement initiative (via KTLA 5): The mayor went on to announce the “business ambassadors program” — an effort to get nonessential businesses to close.
“This behavior is irresponsible and selfish,” he said of those that remain open.
He said the Department of Water and Power will shut off services for the businesses that don’t comply with the “safer at home” ordinance.
Neighborhood prosecutors will implement safety measures and will contact the businesses before issuing further action, according to Garcetti.
“The easiest way to avoid a visit is to follow the rules,” he said.
Though the streets of the city have largely been deserted, some people have been going to work. Some retail stores remain open; construction continues on unfinished homes; and gardeners continue to tend to yards and lawns. More
What a clown! He wouldn’t dare threaten to cut off the water and power to illegal immigrants who have no right to be here. This is your government at work… against you!
Hopefully, voters are paying close attention to this stuff and will remember it in November. Wake up and vote conservative California!