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GM’s Message 4.24.15

I hope our newsletter finds you well. It was a very busy Saturday between presenting at the Empowerment Congress Leadership Institute and running between the Neighborhood Council events. I wasn’t able to get to all of the events (only 3), but it was wonderful to see our Neighborhood Councils in action on issues of public […]

By |April 24th, 2015|Blog, GM Message|0 Comments

Mayor’s Message

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti launched an initiative Thursday aimed at cleaning up the city’s trash-strewn streets, sidewalks and alleys.

Standing in a Pico Union alley where 13 tons of illegally dumped trash was removed in recent days by sanitation crews, Garcetti signed an executive order and laid out the framework of a $9.1-million “Clean Streets […]

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CA Neighborhood Prosecutors

LA’s City Attorney, Mike Feuer, is committed to improving the quality of life in our communities and he presented his new corps of Neighborhood Prosecutors as evidence that local neighborhoods are a priority in his office. There are now 22 Neighborhood Prosecutors, three times the number that were working on local issues when he took […]

By |April 24th, 2015|Blog, Events, Outreach|0 Comments

Law Week’s Free Educational Classes and Workshops

LA Law Library Hosts 3rd Annual Slate of Learning Events for the Public

Making the law accessible is the daily focus of LA Law Library’s efforts to connect citizens of LA with specialists who can provide useful information, resources and tools aimed at helping members of the LA community understand and successfully navigate the legal system.

Law […]

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Denim Day April 29, 2015

For the past 16 years, Peace Over Violence has run its Denim Day campaign on a Wednesday in April in honor of Sexual Violence Awareness Month. The campaign was originally triggered by a ruling by the Italian Supreme Court where a rape conviction was overturned because the justices felt that since the victim was wearing […]

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Citizenship Workshop & Fee Waiver Assistance

Citizenship Workshop and Fee Waiver Assistance will be Saturday, April 25, 2015 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM, Services limited to the first REGISTRATION REQUIRED 150 people.

Where: Vista Middle School
Multipurpose Room
15040 Roscoe Blvd.
Panorama City, CA 91402

Click here to view the flier.

To REGISTER for this event call or for additional information on citizenship call : 888-839-8682 or visit […]

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Meet Your Council District 4 Candidates!

The race to elect the next Los Angeles City Councilmember for the Fourth District is entering the final stretch. As Election Day nears, candidates Carolyn Ramsay and David Ryu vie to succeed longtime Councilmember Tom LaBonge, who has represented the district since 2001. The array of issues of concern to district residents include traffic congestion, […]

By |April 22nd, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Hollywood Studio District NC Calls for Volunteers for LA Pride/Christopher Street West Parade

The Hollywood Studio District Neighborhood Council will be carrying their banner in the LA Pride/Christopher Street West Parade this June. The Neighborhood Council invites all other Los Angeles Neighborhood Councils and their committee members to join them. It’s almost May, so make sure your board votes on participation and/or funding quickly!

Christopher Street West Association, Inc. […]

By |April 22nd, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

CAO Releases “Improving Livability in Los Angeles” Report

As part of the Mayor’s Back to Basics approach to simplifying city government and enhancing city services, the City Administrative Office has released a report on quality of life and livability in Los Angeles. The report, prepared by Senior Advisor for Livability and Fuse Corps Executive Fellow Mark Thomas, outlines goals, policies, and recommendations for […]

By |April 22nd, 2015|Blog, City Departments|0 Comments

NCSA Gearing Up for Second Workshop Focused on Save the Drop Campaign

Following on the heels of Mayor Garcetti’s announcement of the Sustainable City Plan for Los Angeles, the Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance will engage community members in the conversation on water conservation by focusing its second public workshop on the newly launched Save the Drop campaign, which addresses the Sustainable City Plan’s water component and the […]

By |April 22nd, 2015|Blog, Events|0 Comments