Public Hazard Mitigation Survey

The City of Los Angeles is updating its Local Hazard Mitigation Plan (LHMP) to prepare for disasters and needs public input. The LHMP is a plan to implement actions to reduce injuries and losses from disasters and ensure that the critical services and facilities of the City will continue to function after a disaster. Los [...]

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

LADOT Video of the Week: Bike Safety

LADOT promotes public safety, whether you are walking, rolling, skating, biking, driving or taking public transportation. Here is a clip regarding bicycle safety tips and etiquette. Be sure to ride your bike to work or school next Thursday, May 18, on ‘Bike to Work Day’ – LADOT is hosting free rides for cyclists on Commuter [...]

By | May 11th, 2017|Blog, City Departments|0 Comments

Be Part of the Los Angeles Welcome

This Saturday, please join the LA Department of Convention and Tourism Development in kicking off National Travel & Tourism Week by showing that the City of Los Angeles does welcome all visitors from everywhere!   You may have seen the inspiring #EveryoneisWelcome video which is part of the global welcome initiative launched last week by our partners [...]

By | May 5th, 2017|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Be Part of the Los Angeles Welcome

Fire Service Recognition Day

Saturday, May 13, 2017 is "Fire Service Recognition Day." LAFD fire stations throughout the City are hosting "Open Houses" where the public can learn about the services LAFD offers, interact with firefighters, increase your fire safety knowledge and enjoy some FREE family fun http://www.lafd.org/news/lafd-fire-service-day-open-firehouse We're proud to share that Diane Valencia, Vice President of Sylmar Neighborhood [...]

By | May 5th, 2017|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Fire Service Recognition Day

Announcing People St 2017 Application Cycle

Communities can transform underused areas of L.A.’s largest public asset—our 7,500 miles of city streets—into active, vibrant, and accessible public space with People St, a program of the City of Los Angeles Department of Transportation (LADOT). Eligible Community Partners can apply for approval to create projects that enhance the quality of life in this city. [...]

By | April 27th, 2017|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Announcing People St 2017 Application Cycle

Invite to LA Animal Services Commission

Next Tuesday, April 25, the Los Angeles Board of Animal Services Commissioners will hold its meeting in Van Nuys. On behalf of Commissioners Olivia Garcia, Roger Wolfson, Alisa Finsten and myself, Larry Gross, we would like to extend an invitation to attend our meeting at 7:00 PM at the East Valley Animal Shelter, 14409 Vanowen Street, Van Nuys, CA 91405 (between Van Nuys and Hazeltine). See English [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Invite to LA Animal Services Commission

Free Bulky Item Drop Off

LA Sanitation is offering six (6) Saturdays: (4/22/17, 5/20/17, 6/17/17, 9/16/17, 10/14/17, 11/18/17) from 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. for City of Los Angeles residents to drop off their bulky items at five (5) different locations throughout Los Angeles. Residents must present proof of residency by providing their most current LADWP bill along with a state-issued driver's license or state identification. [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Free Bulky Item Drop Off

Vision Zero Traffic Safety Improvements

As part of the implementation of the City of Los Angeles' 2017 Vision Zero Action Plan, Councilmember's Current Price and Marqueece Harris-Dawson are hosting the Los Angeles Department of Transportation to discuss Vision Zero Traffic Safety Improvements planned for the South Los Angeles and Southeast Los Angeles Community Plan Areas. Open House Dates & Locations [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Vision Zero Traffic Safety Improvements

Summer Night Lights 2017

Greetings, Mayor Eric Garcetti's Office of Gang Reduction and Youth Development (GRYD) is currently accepting applications for Summer Night Lights (SNL) program's Site Artists , Zumba/Fitness/Dance Instructors and Culinary Artists. GRYD's mission is to strengthen youth/young adult, family and community resilience to the influence of gangs by fostering public/private collaboration and supporting community-based prevention and [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Summer Night Lights 2017

Discover Recycling

Los Angeles Sanitation is having several open houses in the next few months. Come learn about solid waste information on: apartment, multifamily, recycling and bulky item collection, black, blue, green container collection services and more! April 29, 2017 / Saturday / 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. East Valley District Yard:  11050 Pendleton Street, Sun Valley, [...]

By | April 14th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, City Hall|Comments Off on Discover Recycling