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GM’s Message 9.22.17

I hope our newsletter finds you well.  City Council is scheduled to take action on September 26th on the Health, Education and Neighborhood Councils Committee recommendations for CF 15-1022-S2 regarding Neighborhood Council election timing and online voting.  The Board of Neighborhood Commissioners voted to write a letter that supported the continued development of online voting [...]

By | September 22nd, 2017|Blog, GM Message|Comments Off on GM’s Message 9.22.17

Housing + Community Investment Department LA SURVEY

As part of its community outreach and needs assessment, HCIDLA is conducting an online survey to measure the needs of various communities in Los Angeles and allow the City to determine what projects would have the greatest positive impact in upcoming years.  In order to obtain the most accurate results, we need to get the survey out [...]

By | September 22nd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Housing + Community Investment Department LA SURVEY

Make an Emergency Plan for Your Pets

Emergencies can happen any time LA Animal Services reminds pet owners to make a plan   September is National Preparedness Month and the best way to handle any emergency or disaster is by being prepared. Our pets are family members to us and they depend on us for love, care and safety. An unpredictable emergency situation can [...]

By | September 21st, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Make an Emergency Plan for Your Pets

National Day of Civic Hacking: LA City Recyclathon

LA City Recyclation This Saturday 9/23 Join us to celebrate National Day of Civic Hacking by competing in the LA City Reyclathon! You’ll get to work with LA Sanitation recycling experts and civic tech mentors to compete for cash prizes and incubation. Problem: Recycling contamination occurs when unrecyclable items are put in the recycling bin. Contamination is a major issue [...]

By | September 21st, 2017|Blog, Events|Comments Off on National Day of Civic Hacking: LA City Recyclathon

Countywide Purposeful Aging Los Angeles (PALA) Survey

“LAST DAY TO TAKE SURVEY IS OCTOBER 1st“ To take the survey, click here:  https://purposeful-aging.squarespace.com/ Purposeful Aging Los Angeles (PALA) seeks to prepare the Los Angeles region for a rapidly aging population through an innovative, sustained initiative that unites public and private leadership and strategies.  PALA will improve the lives of older adults and Angelenos of [...]

By | September 21st, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Countywide Purposeful Aging Los Angeles (PALA) Survey

FREE Home Improvements in Your Neighborhood!

A new State of California program will provide FREE rooftop solar and energy efficiency home improvements to more than 5,000 homes in Los Angeles County. Will your neighborhood get its fair share before funds run out? The Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance (NCSA) is a community partner to help promote the Low-Income Weatherization Program (LIWP) and [...]

By | September 21st, 2017|Blog, Regional/Citywide NC Orgs.|Comments Off on FREE Home Improvements in Your Neighborhood!

GM’s Message 09.15.17

I hope our newsletter finds you well.  We had an awesome Congress of Neighborhoods on Saturday with nearly 900 Neighborhood Council board members at City Hall.  HUGE thanks to our Congress of Neighborhoods Planning Committee, chaired by the AWESOME Cindy Cleghorn, our EmpowerLA staff, especially Jasmine Duckworth and Mary Kim, and all of the Neighborhood [...]

By | September 15th, 2017|Blog, GM Message|Comments Off on GM’s Message 09.15.17

Mayor’s Message

STATEMENT: MAYOR GARCETTI ON THE STATE ASSEMBLY’S PASSAGE OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING PACKAGE “The affordability crisis in California threatens our great state's legacy of providing economic opportunity for all. The housing package approved by the Assembly will deliver critical funding and help streamline the development process — so that we can break ground more quickly on homes [...]

By | September 15th, 2017|Blog, City Hall|Comments Off on Mayor’s Message

OurLA2040 Community Conversations

Join Us for a Community Conversation For the first time in nearly fifty years, the City of Los Angeles is undertaking a comprehensive update to its guiding vision, the General Plan. This initiative, OurLA2040, will result in a new 20-year citywide plan to be adopted in 2020, putting into place strong and visionary policies to [...]

By | September 14th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, City Hall|Comments Off on OurLA2040 Community Conversations