By Elizabeth Chou | [email protected] | Daily News PUBLISHED: February 27, 2018 at 12:04 pm | UPDATED: February 28, 2018 at 3:03 pm Veteran city official Rich Llewellyn will serve in Los Angeles’ top post, advising the council and the mayor on their options for tackling major challenges that lay ahead, including the city’s growing homeless crisis and infrastructure needs. The Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday voted 15-0 to confirm the mayor’s appointment of Llewellyn as the City Administrative Officer. One of the key roles of the position is to work with the council and the mayor on developing a city budget each year. The CAO also represents city leaders in labor negotiations with municipal employee unions, including those that represent police officers, firefighters and Los Angeles Department of Water and Power workers. RELATED STORY: City Council approves series of raises for LADWP workers Llewellyn told the council that his role is to help city leaders “make hard choices,” whether it has to do with public safety, homelessness or other matters. He said he will strive to serve as an “independent” voice, and “sometimes we just have to say no,” which means “you need to make even harder choices.” “And… Read full this story
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