GM Message 05.27.16

I hope our newsletter finds you well. We are coming down the homestretch of our election cycle after Region 8 elections on Saturday. It’s been an exciting ride, and I expect it to continue that way until the end on June 18th. Our Neighborhood Council selections are also having strong showings with over 600 people […]

Mayor’s Message

Winner will receive a $25,000 prize.
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LOS ANGELES—Mayor Eric Garcetti is challenging residents to help him find creative solutions to L.A.’s most pressing challenges.

Today, the Mayor announced his first annual Mayor’s Cup competition, which will solicit proposals from student entrepreneurs and local academics to support local economic growth and encourage […]

By |May 26th, 2016|Blog, City Departments|0 Comments

RecycLetter – 1st Quarter 2016

Good Afternoon,

Please see the attached for the latest RecycLetter, the City Facilities Recycling Program (CFRP) quarterly newsletter.

The 1st Quarter 2016 Edition includes:

– Food Waste Recovery Hierarchy
– Rethinking produce through clever recipes
– Chance to win a recycled content prize

Please send comments, questions, and suggestions to

Thank you for recycling!

By |May 26th, 2016|Blog, City Departments|0 Comments

A Vision of Health: No Cost Mammography Screenings

SoroFest 2016 Community Festival brings you…

A Vision of Health: NO COST Mammography Screenings!

(No Cost for those who qualify. Most insurance also accepted, no HMO)

*Make sure to bring your medical insurance card with you*

Don’t miss your chance to get screened on Los Angeles’ first digital mammography coach!

Sunday, June 5th from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
2613 South […]

By |May 26th, 2016|Blog, Events|0 Comments

SoroFest 2016

Street Festival June 5th, 2016
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Robertson Blvd.
Between Cattaraugus and Cadillac
Los Angeles, Califonia 90034
Free Admission!
Free Shade Tree Adoptions, Free Compost
Neighborhood Council Elections
Food, games, children’s activities, entertainment
Health Fair Pavilion, Emergency Preparedness Expo
More information:

By |May 26th, 2016|Blog, Events, Neighborhood Council Elections|0 Comments

Civic Youth Leadership Academy

Neighborhood Council leaders have just one week left to identify civic-minded youth and to nominate them for the Civic Youth Leadership Academy, a free six-session program with a mission to empower the next generation of civic leaders.

Space is limited–don’t miss out on a great opportunity to partner with active youth and to create lasting change within the […]

RSVP for National Day of Civic Hacking

National Day of Civic Hacking, June 4th

You’re invited to the biggest civic tech hackathon of the year. Join thousands of government staff, developers, designers, and activists gathering in more than 50 communities around the country.

Anyone can participate. You don’t have to be an expert in technology; you just have to care about your community.

To celebrate […]

By |May 26th, 2016|Blog, Events|0 Comments

LAAS Community Meeting: May 31

One more meeting left to share your input!

Los Angeles Animal Services wants your valuable thoughts and ideas on how we can do even more for animals and people in the City of Los Angeles. You can help shape the future goals and priorities for your Animal Services Department. Come to a strategic planning community meeting […]

By |May 26th, 2016|Blog, City Departments|0 Comments

This Week’s Pop-Up Polls: May 25th – 31st

Pop-Up Polls give voters more opportunities to vote, in addition to voting online and on Election Day. Here are this week’s Pop-Up Polls:

Wilmington Neighborhood Council
Wednesday, May 25th
6 pm start time
(open for at least 1 hour)
Neighborhood Council Meeting
1371 Eubank Ave
Wilmington 90744

Del Rey Neighborhood Council
Wednesday, May 25th
6:30 – 8:30 pm
Candidate Forum
11976 Culver Blvd
Los Angeles 90066

Palms Neighborhood […]

By |May 25th, 2016|Blog, Neighborhood Council Elections, Online Voting|0 Comments

Outreach Best Practices: Eagle Rock NC’s Election Promo Video & Election Day Activity Ideas

Eagle Rock Neighborhood Council got a great turnout at their polls last weekend! Check out their fun election promo video and creative Election Day activity ideas for inspiration for making your own Election Day an event that draws your community closer together.

Election promo video

Eagle Rock Neighborhood Council’s “Eagle Rock the Vote!” video gives a playful […]