During James Sohn's brief tenure with the district, 21 new schools opened to reduce overcrowding. He came under scrutiny, however, for his handling of contractors in the nation's largest school-building program.
The head of the $20-billion construction program for the Los Angeles Unified School District announced his resignation Tuesday, the second departure in two years of the top official for the nation's largest school-construction program.
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