Mayor’s Message

Mayor Eric Garcetti today strengthened the City’s commitment to his inclusive, transit-oriented vision for Los Angeles — signing a new executive directive that will streamline transformative infrastructure projects, reform the planning process, and improve transparency at City Hall. Executive Directive 19 (ED 19) will help L.A. build the transportation infrastructure and affordable housing that voters funded [...]

By | March 16th, 2017|Blog, City Hall|0 Comments

Valley NC Homelessness Liaison Event

Please save the date for Valley NC Homelessness Liaisons' second event which will be held on: Monday, March 27, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. Granada Hills Charter High School - Rawley Hall 10535 Zelzah Avenue, Granada Hills 91344 This session is hosted by Granada Hills South Neighborhood Council and will include as a speaker Sgt. Shorts, Police [...]

By | March 15th, 2017|Blog, Events, Regional/Citywide NC Orgs.|0 Comments

Emergency Alerts from the LA City Emergency Management Department

The Emergency Management Department encourages you to sign up to receive free emergency alerts from the City's NotifyLA program.    NotifyLA is a free emergency alert system that sends you life-saving safety information during emergencies and disasters. NotifyLA also keeps you up-to-date with relevant information about local emergencies and hazards like earthquakes, floods, fires, and [...]

By | March 15th, 2017|Blog, City Departments|0 Comments

Controller Galperin’s Financial Planning for Tax Season workshop

Are you prepared for the tax season? There is more to filing your taxes. Learn about: Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Individual Retirement Accounts (IRA) Tax Deferred Retirement Accounts Start your savings with your income return Goal: Financial Planning for Tax Season Workshop - will provide resources to the community [...]

By | March 15th, 2017|Blog, City Hall, Events|0 Comments

Keep Companion Animals Safe in Hot Weather

LA Animal Services reminds pet owners about heat dangers As the thermometer starts to climb in Southern California, remember when it is hot for you, it is even hotter for your four-legged friend. Dogs and cats do not sweat through their skin. They cool themselves by panting or rapid breathing, which means dogs and cats [...]

By | March 15th, 2017|Blog, City Departments|0 Comments

GM’s Message 3.10.17

I hope our newsletter finds you well.  I was happy to stop by the Congress Planning Committee on Sunday with my dog, Groot, to talk about the plans for making this year’s Congress better than ever.  For more information on how you can participate in the planning of the Congress, check out the article below. [...]

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Help Sponsor & Plan The 2017 Congress of Neighborhoods

The 2017 Congress of Neighborhoods - an annual day of education and networking for Neighborhood Council members - will take place in Fall 2017 at LA City Hall (date and registration details to be announced later this spring.) The all-day event features catered meals as well as over 40 workshops; panels and roundtables presented by [...]

By | March 10th, 2017|Blog, Congress of Neighborhoods|Comments Off on Help Sponsor & Plan The 2017 Congress of Neighborhoods

Medical/Recreational Cannabis Forum

Rules, Elections, Intergovernmental Relations & Neighborhood Committee Council President Herb J. Wesson, Jr – Chair Invites you to participate in Panel Discussion on Medical/Recreational Cannabis Panelist: Cannabis State Regulators from Washington & Oregon State Regulators When: Wednesday, March 22, 2017 Time: Starts at 6pm Where: Los Angeles City Hall (John Ferraro Council Chamber) 200 N. Spring Street, [...]

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EmpowerLA Awards and Neighborhood Council Recognition Event

Please join us on the 15 Year Celebration! The EmpowerLA Awards and Neighborhood Council Recognition Event will be held on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at Los Angeles City Hall, 200 S. Spring St. 3rd Floor. This event is for all current Neighborhood Council Board members to thank you for your dedication to improving our great [...]

By | March 9th, 2017|Blog, City Hall, Events, Local Heroes, NCs Making a Difference|Comments Off on EmpowerLA Awards and Neighborhood Council Recognition Event