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Los Angeles Times - - CALIFORNIA - Source: Los An­ge­les Per­son­nel Depart­ment; Of­fices of Coun­cil­men Tom LaBonge and Bernard C. Parks

Two vet­eran Los An­ge­les politi­cians are leav­ing af­ter decades of public ser­vice:

BERNARD C. PARKS

1965 Joined the Los An­ge­les Po­lice Depart­ment

1988 Pro­moted to deputy chief 1997 Named po­lice chief 2002 Loses bid for sec­ond term as chief

2003 Elected to the Los An­ge­les City Coun­cil

2008 Loses bid for Los An­ge­les County su­per­vi­sor

2015 Forced out by term lim­its

TOM LABONGE

1974 Worked for Mayor Tom Bradley’s youth pro­gram

1976 Hired by Coun­cil­woman Peggy Steven­son

1978 Tapped by Coun­cil­man John Fer­raro to serve as deputy

1993 Lost bid for City Coun­cil

1993 Se­cured post as aide to Mayor Richard Rior­dan

2000 Hired by Depart­ment of Wa­ter and Power

2001 Elected to Los An­ge­les City Coun­cil

2015 Forced out by term lim­its

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