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GM’s Message 3.27.15

I hope our newsletter finds you well.

I had a great time at Ciclavia last Sunday in the Valley riding with a group of Neighborhood Council folks: Commissioner Lydia Grant from our Board of Neighborhood Commissioners, LANCC Chair and C4C mentor Terry Gomes and Northridge East Neighborhood Council board member Glenn Bailey, whom we fondly nicknamed […]

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Mayor’s Message

Mayor Garcetti announced today that “Team Los Angeles” was named as one of Gov Tech’s Top 25 in its annual list of “Doers, Dreamers, and Drivers”. The list recognizes those who “cut through the public sector’s legendary barriers to innovation with transformative ideas.”

“Team Los Angeles” comprises Mayor Eric Garcetti, Deputy Mayor Rick Cole, City Controller […]

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Earth Month Los Angeles

Western National Parks Association, El Pueblo
Historical Monument, G2 Gallery, National Park Service, US Forest Service, and CA State Parks present:
Earth Month Los Angeles is a collaborative project hosted by the Western National Parks Association and partners El Pueblo Historical Monument, G2 Gallery, National Park Service, US Forest Service, and California State Parks. Earth Month […]

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CIS: Pacoima NC Supports Raise the Wage

Dear Honorable Members,

The Pacoima Neighborhood Council requests that the following Community Impact Statement
be added to Council File 14-1371, regarding the City Council’s effort to increase the minimum
wage.

COMMUNITY IMPACT STATEMENT

The Pacoima Neighborhood Council supports the City Council’s effort to increase the minimum
wage, to create comprehensive enforcement, and earned sick days.

This Community Impact Statement is based on […]

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TUX Bootcamp: Amplify Your Technology & User Experience Skills

Want to learn more about using tech tools to increase civic engagement and grow your network of supporters? Are you looking to increase your web presence and online interaction with your stakeholders?

Civic engagement and politics play a significant role in online interactions. A Pew Research survey shows that 39% of U.S. adults engage in political […]

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“Leading the Way in Non-Traditional Roles!”

LA’s City Council celebrated 25 Years of Pioneer Women in Council Chambers by honoring 15 women honored 15 Pioneer Women with awards celebrating them for “Leading the Way in Non-Traditional Roles!”

EmpowerLA’s Mario Hernandez was there to honor Vera Padilla, CD1’s Pioneer Woman nominated by Council Member Gil Cedillo for her work on the Lincoln Heights […]

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Senior Citizens Community Resource Fair April 9, 2015

Senior Citizens Community Resource Fair

Grace E. Simons Lodge
1025 Elysian Park Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Thursday, April 9, 2015 8:30AM – 11:00AM

Come learn about vital services for seniors Light breakfast & refreshments will be served

Exhibitors include:

LA Care Health Plan
Office of Social Security
Administration
LA County Community & Senior Services
Department of Aging
Alzheimer’s Association
St. Vincent Medical Center
Health Screenings
And more!

Click […]

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DoL Face Forward Grants

The Department of Labor Face Forward Community grants offer organizations the opportunity to develop programs that address the employment barriers of youth who are court involved (or in diversion programs) while helping these youth develop the employment skills needed to obtain good jobs. These grants will help participants move forward into the future by combining […]

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Administration Update 3.27.15

This week Administration Newsletter will again focus on the Website Design, Website Maintenance and Website Training contracts.

As for a status of the ten (10) Website Vendor contracts, the 10 Website Vendor contracts are still at the Mayor’s Office and the Office of the City Administrative Officer for review and approval. Again, once the 10 Website […]

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Funding Update 3.27.15

Greetings, Neighborhood council Treasurers, Signers, Board Members, and stakeholders.

NC Funding Trained Temp Staff

Getting used to a new way of doing things can be tough. Despite recent improvements to the forms and regional trainings to get the word out on the new process, we understand that many of you could use some additional help. The Department […]

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