Outreach Tip: Photos Needed for City Hall Exhibit in September! Submissions Deadline Extended to July 7th

The history and accomplishments of Neighborhood Councils over the past 15 years is the focus of an exhibit at City Hall happening this September. Your images and stories may be incorporated into the exhibit if you submit them by Friday, July 7th to this portal. Check out the submission ideas and guidelines.  If you upload digital [...]

By | June 28th, 2017|Blog, City Hall, Outreach|0 Comments

Mayor’s Message

Mayor Eric Garcetti announced today that several City of Los Angeles cooling centers will have extended hours on Tuesday and Wednesday, so that Angelenos without access to air conditioning can have a place to escape higher-than-normal temperatures. The National Weather Service has issued a regional Heat Advisory — a period of hot temperatures that heighten the possibility of [...]

By | June 23rd, 2017|Blog, City Departments|0 Comments

This Weekend with Vision Zero: Traffic Safety

This weekend, Vision Zero will hold three community based traffic safety campaigns: Temple Street Slow Jams, Figueroa Trees of Life, and Sankofa of the Shaw. Temple Street Slow Jams This event is being hosted by LA Walks, Pilipino Workers Center, Gabba Gallery, and Public Matters. Figueroa Trees of Life Visit North Figueroa St. safety campaign titled [...]

By | June 22nd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

July 15 NCSA Forum: Getting to 100% Renewable Energy in LA

City Council passed a motion last year directing LADWP to study 100% renewable energy for Los Angeles, and a lot has happened in the meantime. Join the NCSA on Saturday, July 15 to hear from experts and local advocates about the status of the study, what’s next for LA, and how you and your Neighborhood [...]

By | June 22nd, 2017|Blog, Events, Regional/Citywide NC Orgs.|0 Comments

LADOT Video: Blue LA EV Car Share Arrives in LA

On Friday, June 9, 2017, the Mayor of Los Angeles Eric Garcetti announced the opening of a demonstration station to kick off the City’s BlueLA Electric Car Sharing Program, the nation’s largest EV car sharing program for disadvantaged communities. This program will deploy 100 electric cars and 200 EV chargers and serve portions of Westlake, [...]

By | June 22nd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments


  Neighborhood Councils are the focus of the exhibit at City Hall’s Bridge Gallery for the entire month of September. Your Council’s stories, photos, and achievements can be featured if you submit your material by Friday, June 30th, by uploading it to this portal. The exhibit is presented by EmpowerLA, in association with the Department [...]

By | June 21st, 2017|Blog, City Hall, Outreach|0 Comments

GM’s Message 6.16.17

I hope this newsletter finds you well. While I'm out this week, the President of the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners, Leonard Shaffer, accepted my offer to write the GM Message. I thank Leonard Shaffer for taking the time to share his thoughts with you today. Have a great weekend!     Best, Grayce Liu, General Manager Department [...]

By | June 16th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Summer Night Lights 2017

The Summer Night Lights program is a public and private partnership undertaken by the City of Los Angeles Mayor’s Office of Gang Reduction & Youth Development (“GRYD”) and The GRYD Foundation. Summer Night Lights is part of the GRYD Comprehensive strategy, which is directed at increasing community resiliency to the influence of gangs and gang [...]

By | June 16th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments