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Mayor’s 5 Resolutions Proposed were adopted by the US Conference of Mayors

This past weekend, I had the honor of representing Los Angeles at the US Conference of Mayors. As gridlock continues to paralyze our federal government, it's America's mayors who are increasingly leading the charge to improve quality of life across this country. This conference served as an opportunity for mayors to establish common priorities so [...]

By | June 27th, 2014|Blog, City Hall|Comments Off on Mayor’s 5 Resolutions Proposed were adopted by the US Conference of Mayors

Mayor Garcetti’s Small Business Disaster Awareness Series – SAVE THE DATE!

Los Angeles, This summer the Mayor’s Office of Economic Development is hosting a series on Disaster Awareness for the city’s small business communities. The Mayor’s Office of Economic Development is in collaboration with the Emergency Management Department, and the U.S Small Business Administration Los Angeles Region are hosting a series of events for small business [...]

By | June 27th, 2014|Blog, City Hall|Comments Off on Mayor Garcetti’s Small Business Disaster Awareness Series – SAVE THE DATE!

Funding Update 6.27.14

Greetings, Neighborhood Council Treasurers, Board Members, and stakeholders. The fiscal systems deadlines have now passed. It is now time to start looking at your 2014-15 Budget Packages and the new NC Checking Accounts. After what seemed like an endless litany of obstacles and challenges, the Union Bank NC Checking Accounts are now being opened and [...]

By | June 27th, 2014|Blog, Neighborhood Council Funding|1 Comment

Make Music Day in LA

Saturday, June 21st music could be heard all over LA from Santa Monica to Downtown, West Hollywood, Silver Lake, Griffith Park, Culver City, an Fernando Valley and many points in between.  Our counterparts in New York, Chicago, Austin, Boston, Denver, Paris, and 794 cities around the world celebrated at the same time. The worldwide celebration [...]

By | June 27th, 2014|Blog, Events|Comments Off on Make Music Day in LA

GM’s Message 6.20.14

I hope this newsletter finds you well. I’ve been busy this week helping staff wrap up end of fiscal year matters and signing off on paperwork to open each of the Neighborhood Council checking accounts. We now have over half of the accounts open and will finish opening the remaining ones next week. With the [...]

By | June 20th, 2014|Blog, GM Message, Neighborhood Council Elections|Comments Off on GM’s Message 6.20.14

Last Call for Citywide WiFi

Your feedback on Citywide Wifi is requested. The LA Community Broadband Network (LACBN) initiative (follow on Twitter @LACBN #LAWantsGbFiber #LAWantsWiFi) is a project that is seeking an industry business model that will enable a high speed gigabit network to be implemented in Los Angeles to all residences, businesses, nonprofits and government facilities. It is also [...]

By | June 20th, 2014|Blog, City Hall, Outreach, Tech Talk|3 Comments

Save the Date and join in Celebrating Nelson Mandela Day in the City of Los Angeles

Los Angeles join in celebrating Nelson Mandela Day in Los Angeles! SAVE THE DATE…. JULY 18, 2014 Join Council President Herb Wesson Jr., Councilmember Tom LaBonge, Councilmember Curren D. Price Jr., and the Los Angeles City Council in partnership with The Wende Museum to join them in celebrating Nelson Mandela Day in the City of [...]

By | June 20th, 2014|Blog, City Hall, Events|Comments Off on Save the Date and join in Celebrating Nelson Mandela Day in the City of Los Angeles

Commission Updates 6.20.14

On Monday, June 16th the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners held their regular meeting at City Hall. We had the pleasure of meeting LAFD Captain John Ignatczyk the new commander of the department’s Disaster Preparedness Division. He spoke about the Division’s responsibilities and his desire to cooperate with neighborhood councils. He responded to questions from the [...]

By | June 20th, 2014|Blog, Commission|Comments Off on Commission Updates 6.20.14

Make Music LA- Showtime JUNE 21st

Showtime June 21st It’s hard to believe the year has past. And Saturday is the BIG day all over LA as well as 800 cities and 110 countries around the world. Preparing for a show is an adrenalin rush, the feeling of wonder, surprise and joy all rolled into one. A little scary too not [...]

By | June 20th, 2014|Blog, Events|Comments Off on Make Music LA- Showtime JUNE 21st