re:codeLA – Share Your Feedback on Proposed City Planning Processes & Procedures Revamp

If you've participated in your Neighborhood Council's planning and land use discussions, you know how challenging it can be to navigate the way project proposals are currently reviewed and acted upon in Los Angeles. Streamlining and simplifying this system in a way that still allows plenty of opportunity for public input is the goal of the [...]

By | 2018-09-21T15:04:32+00:00 September 21st, 2018|Blog, City Departments, City Planning|Comments Off on re:codeLA – Share Your Feedback on Proposed City Planning Processes & Procedures Revamp

LA County Board of Supervisors Approves Age-Friendly Action Plan

County and City of Los Angeles Release Age-Friendly Action Plan for the Los Angeles Region LOS ANGELES, CA – As part of the Purposeful Aging Los Angeles (PALA) Initiative, the County and City of Los Angeles released the Age-Friendly Action Plan for the Los Angeles Region 2018-2021, which will guide efforts over the next three [...]

By | 2018-08-31T13:45:42+00:00 August 31st, 2018|Aging, Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on LA County Board of Supervisors Approves Age-Friendly Action Plan

CAO offers training on the City Budget via Facebook Live Thursday August 30

The budget of a Government is the technical tool that reflects the values, goals, objectives and priorities of a Government and its elected officials. If you want to understand how your elected officials have decided to allocate resources but also the origin of the revenues, you are more than welcome to attend the live online [...]

By | 2018-08-24T16:13:58+00:00 August 24th, 2018|Blog, Budget, Budget Advocates, City Departments|Comments Off on CAO offers training on the City Budget via Facebook Live Thursday August 30

Attend a City of Los Angeles Purple Line Transit Neighborhood Plan Project EIR scoping meeting

The Los Angeles Department of City Planning Invites You to: EIR SCOPING MEETING for the Purple Line Transit Neighborhood Plan Project and associated updates to the Los Angeles Municipal Code. Learn about the scope of work that will be analyzed in the Environmental Impact Report (EIR) and give your input at the meeting. Thursday, July 26th [...]

By | 2018-07-20T15:03:51+00:00 July 20th, 2018|Blog, City Departments, Land Use & City Planning, Transportation|Comments Off on Attend a City of Los Angeles Purple Line Transit Neighborhood Plan Project EIR scoping meeting

Keep Your Home SAFE All Year Round

Anytime is the right time to free your home of the clutter that has piled up over the past year. To help out with this, LA Sanitation’s SAFE Centers all across the city are ready to take all of your unwanted household hazardous waste. Putting hazardous waste—like paint, dead batteries, burnt-out fluorescent bulbs and busted cell phones—into [...]

By | 2018-07-13T14:50:37+00:00 July 13th, 2018|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Keep Your Home SAFE All Year Round

Check out the HCIDLA Newsletter!

EmpowerLA invites you to read and subscribe to the Housing + Community Investment Department newsletter! To learn more about the HCID, please visit: https://hcidla.lacity.org/ Documents: HCIDLA Newslink_Issue 15 2018 FINAL HCIDLA Newslink_Issue 15 2018 FINAL (Espanol)

By | 2018-07-06T15:30:18+00:00 July 6th, 2018|Blog, City Departments, Newsletter|Comments Off on Check out the HCIDLA Newsletter!

EmpowerLA’s Arin Abedian & Mary Kim Graduate from LAFD Leadership Academy

We're proud of EmpowerLA's Mary Kim and Arin Abedian for their hard work in completing the challenging 4-week LA Fire Department Leadership Academy program! The graduate-level course teaches the principles of leading through service and collaboration. The Academy is attended by leaders from fire, police, and government agencies from across North America, with students in this [...]

By | 2018-06-29T14:41:43+00:00 June 29th, 2018|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on EmpowerLA’s Arin Abedian & Mary Kim Graduate from LAFD Leadership Academy

Build Your Business Training Series at LA Law Library

Tuesdays this Fall at LA Law Library, learn all the things you “didn’t know you needed to know” about building your business. Experts in law, finance and marketing, among other subjects, will present this 14-part series giving entrepreneurs and business owners the practical and comprehensive training needed to set up a business for long-term growth and [...]

By | 2018-06-22T13:34:55+00:00 June 22nd, 2018|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Build Your Business Training Series at LA Law Library

Free Lunch for Kids All Summer Long at 100 LA Parks & Recreation Centers

Get FREE summer lunch for kids ages 1-18 June 11-August 10, 2018 at 100 different parks across LA, thanks to the Department of Recreation & Parks! To learn more, visit https://LAParks.org/FoodProgram, call 311 and tell the operator you're calling to ask about the LA Parks Food Program, or text the words "Summer Meals" to 97779, [...]

By | 2018-06-15T10:45:17+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Blog, City Departments, Youth Engagement|Comments Off on Free Lunch for Kids All Summer Long at 100 LA Parks & Recreation Centers

Help Select The Next Executive Director of the Office of Public Accountability – Or Apply for the Job

The Office of Public Accountability (OPA) was established by the City Charter in 2011 to protect consumer interests with regard to the Department of Water and Power (DWP), and provide independent analysis of water/electricity rates. The OPA is headed by an Executive Director who is selected by a Citizens Committee, and confirmed by the Mayor and [...]

By | 2018-06-08T15:46:17+00:00 June 8th, 2018|Blog, City Departments, Employment|Comments Off on Help Select The Next Executive Director of the Office of Public Accountability – Or Apply for the Job