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Get Free Trees from City Plants + Read Their Urban Forestry Report

It's easy to be green thanks to the work of organizations like City Plants, a non-profit running a public-private partnership between the City of LA and six other non-profit organizations. Together they work with Neighborhood Councils, community groups, residents, and businesses to coordinate tree planting and care throughout LA. Spring is the perfect time to [...]

By |2019-04-12T15:05:01-07:00April 11th, 2019|Blog, Sustainability|Comments Off on Get Free Trees from City Plants + Read Their Urban Forestry Report

EmpowerLA Awards: Learn About the Winning Projects

The EmpowerLA Awards, which was held last Thursday, honored specific Neighborhood Councils (by region) for the best projects of 2018. The winners were voted on by the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners. Here are the winners and a description of their projects: EAST — ARROYO SECO ASNC made valuable inroads with a neighborhood schools, creating an [...]

By |2019-04-05T15:16:50-07:00April 5th, 2019|Blog, EmpowerLA Awards|Comments Off on EmpowerLA Awards: Learn About the Winning Projects

Thanks to City Attorney Mike Feuer for his great NC Elections PSA

City Attorney Mike Feuer talks about why it's important to get involved with your Neighborhood Council: "They're the backbone of community involvement here in Los Angeles," he says. Watch his full video below:

By |2019-04-05T14:50:39-07:00April 5th, 2019|Blog, City Attorney, Elections|Comments Off on Thanks to City Attorney Mike Feuer for his great NC Elections PSA

Free Spay/Neuter Services for Cats During April!

LA Animal Services is offering free pet cat Spay/Neuter Certificates to all LA City residents from April 1 - April 30, 2019 During  April, LA Animal Services will be offering free Cat Spay/Neuter Certificates to all LA City residents (three pet cats per household), regardless of income, to encourage our community to get their cats [...]

By |2019-04-05T13:08:46-07:00April 5th, 2019|Animal Services, Blog|Comments Off on Free Spay/Neuter Services for Cats During April!

Congratulations to the EmpowerLA Award Winners!

Congratulations to the nominees and winners of the 2019 EmpowerLA Awards! The 2019 EmpowerLA Awards Ceremony was held Thursday, March 28 to honor the award recipients for their amazing accomplishments in the Neighborhood Council system. This year’s theme was “Building The Future of Civic Engagement”. City Controller Ron Galperin hosted the ceremony which was [...]

By |2019-03-29T16:14:17-07:00March 29th, 2019|Blog, EmpowerLA Awards, Los Angeles, Neighborhood Councils|Comments Off on Congratulations to the EmpowerLA Award Winners!

How to Can Spam!

In light of the recent spam email that many of your received through your EmpowerLA email lists, we would like to help you figure out how to stop or reduce these types of spam emails being sent to you before you decide you've had enough of the internet for one day. Actually, spam gets filtered [...]

By |2019-03-22T14:46:46-07:00March 22nd, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on How to Can Spam!

Permanent Supportive Housing Tours

Dear Neighborhood Council Board Members, The Department of Neighborhood Empowerment in partnership with the Mayor's Office would like to personally invite you to visit a Permanent Supportive Housing (PSH) facility. Check out what dates, times, and locations work for you: Tues, March 26, 2019 6:30pm-8:00pm EAST AREA: Works USA: 4260 Eagle Rock Blvd. EAST VALLEY: [...]

By |2019-03-15T12:57:14-07:00March 15th, 2019|Blog, Housing|Comments Off on Permanent Supportive Housing Tours

Two NC Presidents Honored by CA State Assembly as Women of the Year

Congratulations to the two wonderful Neighborhood Council leaders who were recognized Monday in Sacramento as "Woman of the Year" for their California State Assembly Districts! Cindy Sower, President of Sun Valley NC, was honored by AD39 Assemblymember Luz Rivas, while Michelle Miranda, President of Canoga Park NC, was chosen by AD45's Jesse Gabriel. [...]

By |2019-03-08T14:39:40-07:00March 8th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Two NC Presidents Honored by CA State Assembly as Women of the Year

Share Your Vision with the Housing + Community Investment Dept

The Housing + Community Investment Dept (HCIDLA) invites you to discuss upcoming projects to improve quality of life and services in low and moderate income LA communities. These projects and programs include Eviction Defense for very low income Angelenos; expanded after-school services; the launch of a Children's Savings Account program; and infrastructure improvements. Everyone is [...]

By |2019-03-08T14:49:54-07:00March 8th, 2019|Blog, Los Angeles|Comments Off on Share Your Vision with the Housing + Community Investment Dept

MomsLA Features Tonia Knightner

Tonia Knightner of the Park Mesa Heights Community Council was featured this week in MomsLA's ongoing series on moms serving on their Neighborhood Councils. Besides being PMHCC Treasurer, Tonia is a realtor and the CEO and founder of A New Life 4 U Economic Development Corporation. She highlights the role of NCs in fostering an [...]

By |2019-03-12T12:38:51-07:00March 8th, 2019|Blog, Local Heroes, Los Angeles|Comments Off on MomsLA Features Tonia Knightner
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