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LA County to Replace Traditional Polls With Vote Centers – Share Your Feedback

In 2020, Los Angeles County will transition from traditional polling places to vote centers, which will increase the availability and accessibility of voting opportunities for LA-area voters. Unlike traditional polls, voters will be able to register same-day at vote centers, and they will be able to cast their ballot at any location in LA County [...]

By | 2018-11-09T16:03:12+00:00 November 9th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on LA County to Replace Traditional Polls With Vote Centers – Share Your Feedback

Agents of Discovery’s “SoCal Explorer” EdTech App Gets LA-Area Kids Active and Engaged with Nature, Culture and History

With the support of Edison International, 11 partners including the City of LA, LA County, the U.S. Forest Service, Cal State Parks, Western National Parks Association, Santa Rosa Plateau, the City of Carson, Riverside County Parks, Bureau of Land Management, California State Parks, City of Long Beach, and Rancho Palos Verdes have joined forces in [...]

By | 2018-11-14T22:34:02+00:00 November 9th, 2018|Arts & Culture, Blog, Youth Engagement|Comments Off on Agents of Discovery’s “SoCal Explorer” EdTech App Gets LA-Area Kids Active and Engaged with Nature, Culture and History

Get a Free Ride to the Polls!

Metro, Uber, Lyft, and Lime are all offering free (or deeply discounted) rides to get voters to the polls on Election Day! The City has also relaxed some of the parking restrictions that are normally in place, to help increase voter access. Metro Los Angeles and six other local public transit agencies are offering free fares [...]

By | 2018-11-06T13:09:51+00:00 November 6th, 2018|Blog, Elections|Comments Off on Get a Free Ride to the Polls!

Capital Fellows Paid Leadership Fellowship: Applications Open Now

Apply by February 11, 2019 to the Capital Fellows Programs - csus.edu/calst/programs Assembly Fellowship Program Executive Fellowship Program Judicial Fellowship Program California Senate Fellows Capital Fellows Introductory Video: https://youtu.be/mxaJ9s7ieFY The Capital Fellows Programs are nationally recognized public policy fellowships offering unique experiences in policy-making and development in each branch of California state government. Fellows work for 10-11 months as full-time, [...]

By | 2018-11-02T16:28:59+00:00 November 2nd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Capital Fellows Paid Leadership Fellowship: Applications Open Now

A Bridge Home: FAQ for LA’s Temporary Homeless Housing Initiative

Mayor Garcetti's temporary homeless housing initiative - called A Bridge Home - has begun rolling out across LA, with the first site already open in the historic city center district near El Pueblo. Many Neighborhood Councils have been fielding questions and concerns from their stakeholders about the impact this program will have on their community. The [...]

By | 2018-11-01T16:07:15+00:00 November 1st, 2018|Blog, Homelessness, Housing|Comments Off on A Bridge Home: FAQ for LA’s Temporary Homeless Housing Initiative

LA Stormwater Video: Why Is Litter So Scary?

Halloween is just around the corner, so here's a treat you won't want to miss! Check out this video from LA Stormwater - the City's watershed protection program - to learn the scary truth about litter and what YOU can do to prevent pollution this season. Share this video with your Neighborhood Council and stay [...]

By | 2018-10-26T14:57:24+00:00 October 26th, 2018|Blog, Sustainability|Comments Off on LA Stormwater Video: Why Is Litter So Scary?

Bureau of Sanitation Roadshow comes to City Council District 14 on Oct 27th

article by John Darnell, EmpowerLA The City of Los Angeles' Bureau of Sanitation is going on tour this year, and on Saturday, October 27, they are bringing their team to the 14th Council District.  The events starts at 8 am.  Neighborhood Council members are especially invited to this event, but it is open to the [...]

By | 2018-10-26T14:12:18+00:00 October 26th, 2018|Blog, City Departments, Public Works|Comments Off on Bureau of Sanitation Roadshow comes to City Council District 14 on Oct 27th

Neighborhood Council refugee welcome program Welcome, Neighbor has launched! Here’s how to join

Neighborhood Council refugee welcome program Welcome, Neighbor has officially launched! The program will work with LA's Neighborhood Council system to help refugee families new to Los Angeles become part of their new communities. There are many different actions you can take as an individual or as a board to participate in this movement. You can [...]

By | 2018-10-12T14:23:53+00:00 October 12th, 2018|Blog, Welcome Neighbor|Comments Off on Neighborhood Council refugee welcome program Welcome, Neighbor has launched! Here’s how to join

Wendell Blassingame, the DLANC Board Member who truly is an angel in the City of Angels

Downtown LA Neighborhood Council board member Wendell Blassingame was recognized by the Los Angeles City Council for his selfless efforts to help his less fortunate neighbors. He has devoted countless hours; his own resources; and even put his own signature on the line to help others with a hand up, not a hand out. He [...]

By | 2018-10-23T11:39:21+00:00 October 12th, 2018|Blog, Homelessness, Local Heroes, NCs Making a Difference|Comments Off on Wendell Blassingame, the DLANC Board Member who truly is an angel in the City of Angels

Canva Outreach Templates for Neighborhood Councils

If you're a Neighborhood Council board member, your Council's Canva account is rolling out today! Canva is an online graphic design tool, and your account includes access to templates for popular Neighborhood Council outreach materials to increase awareness of your Council and promote your upcoming elections. Templates include light pole banners, lawn signs, bus shelter and [...]

By | 2018-10-12T12:26:05+00:00 October 12th, 2018|Blog, Election Chairs, Neighborhood Council Elections, Outreach, Outreach Chairs, Outreach Tip Of The Week|Comments Off on Canva Outreach Templates for Neighborhood Councils