GM’s Message 12.02.16

I hope our newsletter finds you well and recovered from any food comas from last week. I’m so happy to be celebrating the 15th year anniversary of our first Neighborhood Councils next Tuesday with the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners. Wilmington and Coastal San Pedro Neighborhood Councils will be honored at Bannings Landing by the Commission [...]

By | December 1st, 2016|Blog, GM Message|0 Comments

Global Forum 2016 adopts Donostia Declaration

From 16 to 19 November 2016, 200 people from all continents of the world gathered in Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain, to attend the sixth Global Forum on Modern Direct Democracy. This year’s edition of the world biggest conference on participatory democracy addressed the question whether direct democracy is in retreat or on the rise and how [...]

By | December 1st, 2016|Blog, Education|0 Comments

BSS Street Talk Newsletter

The Bureau Supports Trojans On Saturday, November 23rd the Bureau’s Investigation and Enforcement Division helped with the permitting of USC’s last home football game. Held at the Los Angeles Coliseum, the USC Trojans beat Notre Dame during the rainy day. While the USC football season comes to an end at the Coliseum, the Division will [...]

By | December 1st, 2016|Blog, City Departments|0 Comments

Invitation to Public Forums to Discuss the Development of a Regional Plan for Workforce Development

The City of Los Angeles Workforce Development Board and the City of Los Angeles Economic and Workforce Development Department are conducting a series of public forums to gather input for the development of a regional workforce development plan. This is a requirement of the State of California Workforce Development Board. The seven Workforce Development Boards [...]

By | December 1st, 2016|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Winter Holiday Festival 2016

Join us for the Winter Holiday Festival 2016 at Pershing Square! Saturday, December 3, 2016 & Sunday, December 4, 2016 11:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M. Pershing Square 532 South Olive Street Los Angeles, CA 90013 Enjoy FREE Winter Holiday Festival Activities: 90 tons of fresh snow for sledding, free photo with Santa, giant ginger bread [...]

By | November 29th, 2016|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony at El Pueblo

El Pueblo Historical Monument's annual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony will take place on Friday, December 2, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. This family event will feature entertainment, arts and crafts, refreshments, children's bounce house, and more. This event is free and open to the public-- please feel free to share this invite with [...]

By | November 29th, 2016|Blog, City Departments, Events|0 Comments

Los Angeles Zoo Master Plan Community Meeting

The Los Angeles Zoo has recently embarked upon the development of a new Master Plan to guide the future development of the Zoo. An informational meeting will be held at the Zoo on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 6:00pm in the Witherbee Auditorium. You are invited to learn about the importance of a new Master [...]

By | November 22nd, 2016|Blog, City Departments, Events|0 Comments

GM’s Message 11.17.16

I hope our newsletter finds you well. Hola from the 2016 Global Forum on Modern Direct Democracy in San Sebastian, Spain, the European Culture Capital! It has been an incredible week so far learning about the Basque system of government. On Wednesday night, we started the forum at the beautiful San Sebastian City Hall with a [...]

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Controller Ron Galperin’s Financial Planning Program

Join Controller Ron Galperin and Councilmember Mitch O'Farrell When: December 7, 2016 Time: 6pm - 7pm Where: Silver Lake Library 2411 Glendale Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90039 Be prepared for a disaster with a Financial First Aid Kit Are you financially ready? In the event of a natural disaster, you'll need to have a plan [...]

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Pet Safety Alert: Overeating during Thanksgiving can be serious for pets too!

Thanksgiving is the time of year when family and friends get together to enjoy each other's company and a myriad of delicious foods. We have a tendency to include our four-legged family members in this feast, which often results in overindulgence. Even when we don't purposely include them, the agile and creative dog or cat [...]

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