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City of Los Angeles Approves Settlement Agreement with Communities Surrounding LAX

On January 18, 2006, the City of Los Angeles approved a settlement agreement with communities surrounding the Los Angeles International Airport. Under the agreement, Los Angeles will reconsider most of the expansion projects contained in the LAX Master Plan and will commit to fund significant mitigation in surrounding neighborhoods. In return, the other parties to the agreement will dismiss pending litigation over the Master Plan and release Los Angeles from future claims.