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Valley Alliance of NCs Presents VANC “Best Of” Awards at Annual Mixer

The Valley Alliance of Neighborhood Councils (VANC) held their 16th annual mixer on March 14th, and it was standing-room only! City Attorney Mike Feuer and Councilmembers Paul Krekorian, Bob Blumenfield and Paul Koretz all stopped by to celebrate the 34 Neighborhood Councils of the SF Valley and the winners of the annual VANC "Best Of" [...]

By |2019-03-15T17:43:59+00:00March 15th, 2019|Blog, uncategorised|Comments Off on Valley Alliance of NCs Presents VANC “Best Of” Awards at Annual Mixer

MomsLA Features Corinne Ho of Canoga Park NC

Canoga Park NC member and homeless advocate Corinne Ho talked to bloggers MomLA about her experience as a parent serving on a Neighborhood Council, which she calls "the perfect venue to address various issues affecting the quality of life in my neighborhood." She also notes that, for her 12-year-old daughter, having a mother serving on [...]

By |2019-03-15T17:01:15+00:00March 15th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on MomsLA Features Corinne Ho of Canoga Park NC

Beyond Neighborhood Councils: Event Recap + Overview of Presentations

On Wednesday, February 27, EmpowerLA hosted its annual Beyond Neighborhood Councils event, where current and former Neighborhood Council members could learn how to utilize their NC experience by running for higher office; getting appointed to a city commission; or finding a job with the City of Los Angeles (video of the event can be found [...]

By |2019-03-01T15:11:07+00:00March 1st, 2019|Blog, Events|Comments Off on Beyond Neighborhood Councils: Event Recap + Overview of Presentations

Ethics Training to be Offered at City Hall East on March 20th

The Department will be holding the AB 1234 Ethics Training for Neighborhood Council on Wednesday, March 20, 2019, from 6:30-8:30 PM. The training will be held at: Controller's Conference Room City Hall East Room 351 (3rd floor) 200 N Main St. 90012 Free parking with RSVP; RSVP now at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScnZZDWfLFZr8bxCd1g2AkNIvWF0YcyGe0XiI1nv6A2JM_OyQ/viewform

By |2019-03-19T10:06:37+00:00March 1st, 2019|Blog, Training|Comments Off on Ethics Training to be Offered at City Hall East on March 20th

Upcoming Neighborhood Council Candidate Workshops with EmpowerLA, City Clerk & IgniteLA

It's Neighborhood Council Elections season, so we're partnering with the LA City Clerk's elections team and the IgniteLA women's leadership program to offer free candidate workshops during the month of March at locations around the City! Neighborhood Council Elections or Outreach Committee members; current board members running for re-election; or those interested in joining their [...]

By |2019-03-11T16:07:13+00:00February 22nd, 2019|Blog, Election Chairs, IgniteLA for Young Women, Neighborhood Council Elections, Outreach Chairs|Comments Off on Upcoming Neighborhood Council Candidate Workshops with EmpowerLA, City Clerk & IgniteLA

Beyond Neighborhood Councils: How to Run for Higher Office, Get Appointed to a City Commission, or Find a Job with the City

On Wednesday, February 27th, join us at our Beyond Neighborhood Councils event, to learn how you can capitalize on and build upon your Neighborhood Council experience. The event begins at 6:30 pm, but you can arrive as early as 6:15 pm for registration and networking. RSVP now at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/beyond-neighborhood-councils-tickets-53041088323 City Councilmember Paul Koretz will offer opening [...]

By |2019-02-22T14:38:45+00:00February 22nd, 2019|Blog, Employment|Comments Off on Beyond Neighborhood Councils: How to Run for Higher Office, Get Appointed to a City Commission, or Find a Job with the City

LADOT Receives Permit Applications for Over 37,000 Dockless On-Demand Scooters & Bikes

The Los Angeles Department of Transportation (LADOT) has received applications from 11 dockless mobility companies to operate in the City of Los Angeles. The applications represent permission to operate 37,670 dockless bikes, electric bikes, and scooters. In order to operate in Los Angeles, dockless mobility companies must meet a number of Council-directed requirements, including insurance, [...]

By |2019-02-22T15:44:38+00:00February 22nd, 2019|Blog, Transportation|Comments Off on LADOT Receives Permit Applications for Over 37,000 Dockless On-Demand Scooters & Bikes

Beware These Email Scams Targeting NCs

Neighborhood Councils are being targeted by con artists utilizing the board's public email addresses to try to bilk the Council out of their public funds. They may even ask you to front the money yourself or do something like buy a prepaid debit card or an iTunes gift card, and get reimbursed later.  These scammers [...]

By |2019-02-22T15:37:42+00:00February 22nd, 2019|Blog, Neighborhood Council Funding|Comments Off on Beware These Email Scams Targeting NCs

City Council’s Oversight of Neighborhood Councils to Fall Under Jurisdiction of New Committee – Get Their Agendas

The Los Angeles City Council's support and oversight of LA's Neighborhood Council system will now fall under the jurisdiction of their new Health, Education, Neighborhoods, Parks, Arts, and River Committee, created January 22, 2019 (see Council File 17-0769-S4). In order to stay up to date on City Council's actions regarding NCs (or any of the [...]

By |2019-02-15T16:36:34+00:00February 15th, 2019|Blog, City Council|Comments Off on City Council’s Oversight of Neighborhood Councils to Fall Under Jurisdiction of New Committee – Get Their Agendas

Homelessness Resource Fair April 20: Learn How You Can Help Solve Homelessness in LA

Homelessness in LA is a complex issue. So many people want to help solve homelessness in their communities, and don’t know where to start. Our Homelessness Resource Fair is a starting point where Angelenos can learn how they can start making a difference right away. You'll be able to connect to other local advocates for [...]

By |2019-03-12T15:58:45+00:00February 15th, 2019|Blog, Homelessness|Comments Off on Homelessness Resource Fair April 20: Learn How You Can Help Solve Homelessness in LA
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