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|0 Comments

Department of Neighborhood Empowerment Announces: 2018 Civic University 2.0 for Neighborhood Councils

The Department of Neighborhood Empowerment will once again collaborate with the Mayor's Office and the Pat Brown Institute (PBI) for Public Affairs at Cal State LA to present the Civic University (Civic U 2.0) at LA City Council chamber on Mondays , January 8, 22, 29, 2018 and February 5, 2018 from 6 pm – 9 pm. [...]

By | October 6th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, City Hall|0 Comments

Metro moves aggressively to accelerate the Measure M program

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) today announced that it is moving toward a series of public-private partnerships (P3s) that will deliver Measure M transportation projects to L.A. County residents even faster, and more efficiently than expected.  The partnerships, which will be created through a competitive bid process, would help accelerate three major [...]

By | October 6th, 2017|Blog, City Departments|0 Comments

GM’s Message 9.29.17

I hope our newsletter finds you well. City Council has continued the Health, Education and Neighborhood Councils Committee recommendations on Council File 15-1022-S2 to Tuesday, October 3, 2017. Don't forget that our Assistant Director of Policy and Government Relations, Lorenzo Briceno, puts out a great Legislative Report below that provides a summary of the new Council Files introduced each [...]

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Mayor’s Message

LOS ANGELES — To help guide neighborhood-based efforts to end homelessness and build on his Days of Compassion movement, Mayor Eric Garcetti today convened more than 300 neighborhood council members, homelessness liaisons, business leaders, and City commissioners to connect them with service providers on the frontlines of the crisis. As part of the Engage L.A. event hosted at [...]

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Sign Up for NotifyLA, Los Angeles’ Official Mass Notification System During Disasters

NotifyLA is the City of Los Angeles' official mass notification system used to send voice messages, text messages and email messages to residents and businesses during times of emergencies and disasters. Notifying the public when a disaster strikes might be the one and only safeguard the public can count on to save their lives and [...]

By | September 29th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, Emergency Preparedness|Comments Off on Sign Up for NotifyLA, Los Angeles’ Official Mass Notification System During Disasters

OurLA2040 Community Conversations

Join Us for a Community Conversation For the first time in nearly fifty years, the City of Los Angeles is undertaking a comprehensive update to its guiding vision, the General Plan. This initiative, OurLA2040, will result in a new 20-year citywide plan to be adopted in 2020, putting into place strong and visionary policies to [...]

By | September 14th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, City Hall|Comments Off on OurLA2040 Community Conversations

Proposed Process Overhaul Released – City Planning Standardizes Project Review

Today, the re:code LA team of City Planning unveiled a proposal that will cut the number of project review processes in half. This new set of processes & procedures will maintain long-standing opportunities for public participation, and make it easier for both applicants and the public to clearly understand how the Department considers use and development proposals and how [...]

By | September 8th, 2017|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Proposed Process Overhaul Released – City Planning Standardizes Project Review

CITY ATTORNEY MIKE FEUER’S COMMUNITY POLICE UNIFICATION PROGRAM WINS 2017 OUTSTANDING CRIMINAL JUSTICE PROGRAM AWARD

City Attorney Mike Feuer today announced that his office’s Community Police Unification Program, a collaboration with the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), has been selected as the recipient of the 2017 National Criminal Justice Association (NCJA) Outstanding Criminal Justice Program Award for the West Region. Launched as a pilot project of City Attorney Feuer’s Community [...]

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