Meet & Greet with Councilmember Curren Price, City of Los Angeles 9th District« Back to Events
- September 11, 2013 5:30 pm
- September 11, 2013 7:30 pm
- STAPLES Center
1111 S Figueroa St , Los Angeles, CA, 90015, United States
Curren Price joins the Los Angeles City Council after six years in the State Legislature. Councilmember Price pledges to bring his reputation as a thoughtful, principled, and effective leader to the 9th District of Los Angeles representing key commercial districts of South Los Angeles, including L.A. Live and the Figueroa Corridor.
Curren Price was elected to the California Legislature in 2006 to represent the 51st Assembly District and was re-elected by an overwhelming margin to a second term in 2008. In May 2009, he won a special election, and in November 2010 in the general election he won with 83% of the vote in the 26th Senate District. This District includes Culver City and portions of Los Angeles including, Beverlywood, Larchmont, Hollywood, Little Ethiopia, Ladera Heights, Crenshaw, Leimert Park, Vermont Hills and parts of the 9th Council District.
Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, Senator Price attended Morningside High School in Inglewood and earned a scholarship to Stanford University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science. He studied law at Santa Clara University and graduated in 1976 with a Juris Doctor degree.
Senator Price returned to California in 1999, serving as a deputy to two members of the Los Angeles City Council. He later served as the Southern California Coordinator for a statewide association that provided training to assist community-based organizations develop commercial real estate projects. Senator Price has life time teaching credentials the California Community Colleges and Adult Education.
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