City Council Approves Party House Ordinance

The Ordinance, which began as a Ryu motion, takes on unruly and unsafe Party Houses Los Angeles -- City Council today unanimously approved an ordinance to reign in out-of-control party houses in Los Angeles. The ordinance, which began as a motion introduced by Councilmember Ryu on June 10, 2016, creates a series of escalating fines [...]

By | 2018-02-23T16:36:34+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Blog, City Departments, NCs Making a Difference|Comments Off on City Council Approves Party House Ordinance

Department on Disability co-sponsors Abilities EXPO 2018 February 23-25th

The City of Los Angeles Department on Disability is once again a proud Co-Sponsor of the annual Abilities EXPO at the Los Angeles Convention Center from February 23-25th.    Please consider joining us this weekend. Take a few hours and attend the EXPO.  The event is free and pre-registration is recommended. You may register at http://www.abilities.com/losangeles/vregister.html. This is an excellent opportunity [...]

By | 2018-02-23T15:33:59+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Department on Disability co-sponsors Abilities EXPO 2018 February 23-25th

Get Free Dog Waste Bags from LASan’s Stormwater Program

Did you know that pet waste can pollute our water supply if it’s left on the ground? That’s why LA Stormwater - the City’s Watershed Protection Program - is giving away free dog waste bags to you and your stakeholders. To request your free pet waste bags, simply fill out this form on LA Stormwater’s [...]

By | 2018-02-23T15:39:13+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Blog, City Departments, Sustainability, uncategorised|Comments Off on Get Free Dog Waste Bags from LASan’s Stormwater Program

LAPD Survey: What Qualities Should the Next Chief of Police Have?

The search for LA’s next Chief of Police is on, and you can help LAPD and the Board of Police Commissioners determine what characteristics and qualifications are most important in the next Police Chief by filling out this short survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LACOP-Survey. Information gathered will help identify the candidates best-suited to the job, and will also [...]

By | 2018-02-16T16:54:21+00:00 February 16th, 2018|Blog, City Departments, Los Angeles|Comments Off on LAPD Survey: What Qualities Should the Next Chief of Police Have?

LA Fire Department is Hiring! Attend The LAFD Career Expo March 10th

LAFD Career Expo The Los Angeles Fire Department is hiring! Attend the LAFD Career Expo Saturday, March 10th, and learn about the broad range of career opportunities that LAFD offers. Try on equipment, learn about job requirements, and talk to experienced firefighters and paramedics. Visit http://joinLAFD.org for more information, or call the LAFD Recruitment Section [...]

By | 2018-02-16T14:58:40+00:00 February 16th, 2018|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on LA Fire Department is Hiring! Attend The LAFD Career Expo March 10th

Who Should Be LAPD’s Next Chief? Police Commission Wants Your Input

You're invited to attend one of six community meetings hosted by the Board of Police Commissioners to provide input on the selection of the Chief of Police. These meetings are being held to allow the public to participate in the discussion about the attributes, qualifications, and experience needed to lead the Los Angeles Police Department and oversee [...]

By | 2018-02-09T14:34:38+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Who Should Be LAPD’s Next Chief? Police Commission Wants Your Input

Attend One of HCIDLA’s Rent Stabilization Ordinance Workshops

LA's Housing + Community Investment Department (HCIDLA) is holding workshops on the Rent Stabilization Ordinance (RSO), which regulates rents on about 600,000 Los Angeles rental units, and which applies to 85 percent of the City's rental housing. Tenants, landlords, Neighborhood Council land use committees, and any Angeleno interested in learning more about the RSO is [...]

By | 2018-02-14T11:40:49+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Attend One of HCIDLA’s Rent Stabilization Ordinance Workshops

New City Department Appointments

Congratulations to the new Director of the Bureau of Street Lighting, Norma Isahakian! Norma was appointed by Mayor Eric Garcetti and confirmed by City Council on Tuesday. The Bureau of Street Lighting is one of five Bureaus in the Department of Public Works. The Bureau of Street Lighting is responsible for the design, construction, operation, maintenance and repair of [...]

By | 2018-02-02T12:30:23+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on New City Department Appointments

Councilmember Nury Martinez invites you to join her at the Women’s March on January 20th!

Friends, I invite you to join me on Saturday, January 20th for the second-annual Women’s March in downtown Los Angeles. I can’t wait to join you in standing up for women’s rights, and in sending a message to the President that the women of Los Angeles won’t back down. This year’s march is also a call [...]

By | 2018-01-19T15:07:57+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Blog, City Departments, City Hall, Los Angeles|Comments Off on Councilmember Nury Martinez invites you to join her at the Women’s March on January 20th!

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 | 2018-01-12T12:38:29+00:00 January 12th, 2018|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Build Your Business -Training Series at LA Law Library