GM’s Message 1.13.17

I hope our newsletter finds you well. I’m really pleased to introduce our new Director of Neighborhood Council Operations, Semee Park. Semee comes to EmpowerLA from her previous position as Legislative Deputy for Councilmember Mitch Englander. Under Councilmember Englander’s excellent leadership these past 8 years, Semee has much experience in community matters and in effective [...]

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43rd Program Year (PY) of the Housing and Community Development Consolidated Plan – Fifth Year Action Plan (2017-2018)

As Los Angeles' economy continues to surge with job growth and new businesses, we will continue to strategically deploy City resources to improve the livability and sustainability of our neighborhoods, investing in the people of our city to create a better Los Angeles. It is particularly critical that low- and moderate-income communities have access to [...]

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Animal Services Department meets with Neighborhood Councils

This past Monday, Department of Animal Services General Manager Ms. Brenda Barnette and her staff met with Neighborhood Council Animal Services Liaisons at Ramona Hall in Highland Park to share information about the services and programs it provides to Angelenos and to listen to feedback from NCs. Some of the items highlighted included updates on [...]

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Clean Streets LA Challenge Ceremony

Tomorrow, All Clean Streets Champions, Public Works Liaisons, and Clean Streets LA Challenge participants are invited to attend a special Board of Public Works meeting being held to recognize approximately 150 community leaders and partners who have helped bring to life the City of Los Angeles’ Initiative to improve the cleanliness of our streets, sidewalks, [...]

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Controller Ron Galperin invites you to a Workshop: Jan 25, 6-7pm

Controller Ron Galperin invites you to the Financial Planning for After-Holiday Stress workshop on January 25, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at the North Hollywood Amelia Earhart Regional Library. General Information: Event: Controller Galperin's Financial Planning for After-Holiday Stress workshop Location: North Hollywood Amelia Earhart Regional Library - 5211 Tujunga Ave., North Hollywood, [...]

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New Year’s Resolutions for You and Your Pet

Los Angeles, January 10, 2017 - There is still time to make your New Year's resolutions! And, may we suggest that you consider including your companion animals too? Maybe your goal is to eat healthier, work out more often and spend more time with your family. Well, does "Fido" need to drop a few pounds [...]

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FROM HER 2017: In Honor of National Women’s History Month

FROM HER 2017: In Honor of National Women’s History Month March 2 to April 9, 2017 at the Biscailuz Gallery Address: 125 Paseo de La Plaza | Los Angeles, CA 90012 CALL FOR ARTISTS! This year’s exhibition theme is: “Latinas in Our Communities: Women Making a Difference.” All throughout history, Latina women from various countries [...]

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REVISED LAMC SECTION 85.02: USE OF VEHICLES AS LIVING QUARTERS

On November 23, 2016, the City adopted an ordinance repealing Los Angeles Municipal Code (LAMC) Section 85.02 in its entirety, in response to a U.S. Court of Appeals judgment and replaced it with a version that decriminalizes living in vehicles, while balancing the needs of all City residents, businesses and visitors for clean, healthy and [...]

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GM’s Message 1.6.17

I hope our newsletter finds you well. Happy 2017 from EmpowerLA! We've hit the ground running in the new year with a great celebration on Tuesday night with the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners for Glassell Park Neighborhood Council's (the rock star of Community Impact Statements with 19 filed so far this fiscal year!) 15th Anniversary. [...]

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