Day laborers can solicit work in Agoura Hills

City’s ban is ‘unconstitutional’


The City of Agoura Hills repealed its ordinance prohibiting day laborers from soliciting work in the public right of way on the heals of a federal ruling that struck down a similar law in Redondo Beach last year.
In September 2011, the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that a Redondo Beach ordinance preventing day laborers from gathering on street corners in search of work was unconstitutional.
According to the court, the Redondo Beach law regulated “significantly more speech than i...

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