Attention Los Angeles Entrepreneurs, Non-Profits, & Small Business Owners If you are a low-income entrepreneur, small business, or non-profit in Los Angeles, Public Counsel may be able to provide you with FREE legal assistance! Public Counsel's Community Development Project (CDP) helps build healthy, economically stable communities by providing services to local small businesses, non-profits, and low-income entrepreneurs [...]
The City of Los Angeles’ New Roads to Second Chances Transitional Work Program is on pace to meet its goal, already placing 264 formerly incarcerated Angelenos on a path to full-time employment. Mayor Eric Garcetti’s Office of Reentry was awarded a three-year, $8.9 million contract with the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) to help stabilize [...]
Dear Friend: You might remember that, last year, the City Council launched LA's first-ever comprehensive sidewalk repair program. We pledged to invest more than $30 million a year and a total of $1.4 billion over the next 30 years to make all 11,000 miles of city sidewalks safe and accessible for everyone. The program, called [...]
Mayor Eric Garcetti today announced the appointment of Ambassador Nina Hachigian as Deputy Mayor for International Affairs. Hachigian, an L.A. resident who served as U.S. Ambassador to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in the Obama Administration, will lead the newly-created Mayor’s Office of International Affairs. The office will work to broaden the city’s [...]
The Mayor’s Office of Public Engagement and Immigrant Affairs invite you to a Town Hall meeting on Immigration, Citizenship, and Renter’s Rights Saturday, August 19, 2017 10:00 AM—1:00 PM (Registration and Free Continental Breakfast from 9:30-10:00am) Rita D. Walters Learning Complex - 915 W Manchester Ave, Los Angeles This event will include a know your rights, [...]
Watch highlights of the Paylock boot launch last week, where multiple media outlets attended.
Thank you very much to those who have already provided feedback regarding the City’s lobbying laws! We continue to solicit input and wanted to let you know some of the specific proposals that are currently being considered. These are based on input we have received to date, our experiences in administering the laws, and best [...]