Mayor’s Message

LOS ANGELES—Mayor Eric Garcetti hosted an employment fair today to connect hundreds of job seekers with opportunities to join the effort to end homelessness. The Mayor was joined by Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and Councilmember Curren Price, as well as more than 30 homeless services providers and partners looking to fill more than [...]

By | December 8th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, City Hall, Local Heroes, Los Angeles|0 Comments

Can’t Dock This! – Griffith Park’s new “dock-less” Bike Share Rentals

Griffith Park is the newest location where you can pick up a short-term bike rental in the city of Los Angeles, if you don't mind riding on hills. The bicycles are rented from a dockless bike-share system, meaning riders can pick up and drop off the bikes anywhere in the park's service area. The system [...]

By | December 8th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, City Hall|0 Comments

Neighborhood Council Budget Advocates Meet with City of Los Angeles Bureau of Engineering Deputies

Neighborhood Council Budget Advocates Meet with City of Los Angeles Bureau of Engineering Deputies By Connie Acosta On Tuesday, November 21, 2017, Neighborhood Council (NC) Budget Advocates, Barbara Ringuette, from Silver Lake NC, and Brian Allen, from Granada Hills NC, met with Engineering, Ted Allen, Deputy City Engineer; Mary Nemick, Director of Communications; and Robert Kadomatsu, [...]

By | December 1st, 2017|Blog, City Departments, City Planning, Los Angeles|0 Comments

Don’t Miss Out On Tax Credits For Your Company!

GO-Biz to Host Regional Workshops and Webinars on How Businesses Can Apply for the California Competes Tax Credit You are invited to join the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) for a free workshop on how to apply for the California Competes Tax Credit (CCTC). GO-Biz has available over $200 million in tax [...]

By | December 1st, 2017|Blog, City Departments|0 Comments

LOS ANGELES DEPARTMENT OF AGING (LADOA) – Project C.A.R.E.

The City of Los Angeles is home to one of the largest senior populations in the United States. The Los Angeles Department of Aging (LADOA) provides community based services to the City’s aging population that includes nutrition, transportation, legal assistance, and Project CARE. PROJECT CARE Caring Actions Responding to Elders Since 2006, LADOA in partnership [...]

By | November 9th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, How-To, Local Heroes|Comments Off on LOS ANGELES DEPARTMENT OF AGING (LADOA) – Project C.A.R.E.

Community Data for Social Impact | GeoHub Training Nov. 15th

Join us for a special GeoHub training where you will learn how to explore, download and work with data to improve your community. Feel free to share this opportunity with others in your network who you think will be interested. As part of the annual Innovate LA event, EmpowerLA, in partnership with the Mayor’s Office, invites you to learn how to [...]

By | November 9th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, How-To, Los Angeles|Comments Off on Community Data for Social Impact | GeoHub Training Nov. 15th

LADWP to Brief Community Representatives about Equity Metrics Data Initiative

LADWP will provide a series of presentations to community representatives at upcoming meetings on the LADWP Equity Metrics Data Initiative (EMDI), established to track, measure and report on how LADWP programs are provided to all LADWP customers and residents of Los Angeles. Approved as part of the 2016 LADWP water and electric rate action, the [...]

By | November 3rd, 2017|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on LADWP to Brief Community Representatives about Equity Metrics Data Initiative

Los Angeles Food Waste Grant Challenge

#FreeTheFood Be a Food Waste Warrior “Help the City of LA free food from landfills in the first ever Food Waste Grant Challenge!” OVERVIEW: One third of LA’s waste stream is made up of organic materials, mostly food. In the landfill, food rots and emits methane gas. Over 40% of edible food moving through LA goes [...]

By | October 27th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, Los Angeles, Public Works|Comments Off on Los Angeles Food Waste Grant Challenge

GM’s Message 10.6.17

I hope our newsletter finds you well. Thanks to Mayor Eric Garcetti's Office of Economic Development and the Mayor's Fund, Los Angeles now has a new brand: LA Original.   Launched this week, LA Original is a pilot program developed to celebrate LA as the creative capital of the world. It focuses on showcasing promoting local [...]

By | October 6th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, City Hall, GM Message|Comments Off on GM’s Message 10.6.17