The City Council's Budget & Finance Committee finished their work reviewing the Mayor's budget proposal for the coming year, and issued a final report, based on recommendations of the Chief Legislative Analyst, for consideration by the full City Council. Read that report here. Thank you to the Neighborhood Councils who submitted letters regarding the 2018-19 City [...]
Harbor City Neighborhood Council got a shoutout from City Councilmember Joe Buscaino for the local utility box mural program that they helped fund with a Neighborhood Purpose Grant. This great image from Councilmember Buscaino's newsletter shows 3rd grader Rose Mary alongside one of the new murals that Harbor City sponsored, which is based on a [...]
City Council President Herb Wesson turned Angelenos and electeds out on the south lawn of City Hall this morning to join his SAVE A LIFE End Homelessness rally. Council President Wesson was the first to propose a location for a temporary homeless housing facility under Mayor Eric Garcetti's A Bridge Home program to build temporary [...]
PlanCheckNC is the Neighborhood Council Alliance focusing on planning and land use issues. Land Use Committee members are especially encouraged to attend, but anyone interested in learning how to navigate the City’s planning and development process is welcome. PlanCheckNC meets every 2nd Saturday of the month at 10 am. at Hollenbeck Police Station, 2111 E. [...]
The results are in! Check out the results to the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners survey here: http://tiny.cc/BONCsurvey Check back again in next week's Neighborhood Council Newsletter. We will provide the recap about the discussions from the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners retreat regarding the survey results!
The 13th Annual Lummis Days Festival Takes Place June 1, 2 & 3, 2018. Please visit http://www.lummisday.org/ for more information!
SAVE THE DATE! REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! Pick Pico 2018 Sunday May 20, 2018 11am-3pm Corner of Overland and Pico http://wncla.org/pick-pico-2018/
Free Data Training Workshop in Boyle Heights: Learn to Find & Use City Database Info About Your Neighborhood
Wednesday May 30th in Boyle Heights - join us for a free workshop on using open data to spark community change! Learn how to obtain and use information from City databases about the people, assets, and businesses in your neighborhood to help your Neighborhood Council get grants and plan outreach campaigns. Please bring your own laptop or tablet [...]
Hello! Its that time of year again. Councilwoman Nury Martinez is currently recruiting for her Ready for Women Summer Fellowship program which is focused on developing the next generation of women leaders. This is a paid summer program for college undergraduates and recent college graduates. The Fellowship requires 20 hours per week from Tuesday, July 24 through Friday September 14 and will include weekly seminars [...]
You’re invited to attend an upcoming town hall to discuss subdividing the Wilshire Center-Koreatown Neighborhood Council to form a new Wilshire Center-Little Bangladesh Neighborhood Council. All members of the community are invited to attend: Thursday, May 17 – 5 pm Alexandria Elementary School Community Room 4211 Oakwood Ave Los Angeles, CA 90004 * Free parking [...]