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

Bureau of Street Services Special Events Counter – Hours & Info

BSS are the "one-stop" agency for Special Events permits. If your Neighborhood Council is planning a festival, street fair, health fair, carnival, or other public event of this kind, you will need a BSS Special Event permit. BSS processes permits for all events happening on the Public Right of Way (street, sidewalk, etc) except for [...]

By | 2018-06-07T16:15:24+00:00 June 7th, 2018|Blog, City Departments, Events, How-To, Outreach, Tool Box|Comments Off on Bureau of Street Services Special Events Counter – Hours & Info

Sign Up for a Free Street Tree from LA Sanitation

Sign up with LA Sanitation to get a free street tree near your home! Visit http://tiny.cc/FreeStreetTrees to apply, and to learn more about the program. The application is available in both English and Spanish. Please submit only one application per address. If you rent your apartment or home, please discuss planting a street tree with [...]

By | 2018-06-07T15:55:50+00:00 June 7th, 2018|Blog, City Departments, Sustainability|Comments Off on Sign Up for a Free Street Tree from LA Sanitation

City Planning 101: April Workshops Recap + Video Tutorials Link

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the Planning 101 Workshops last month! Over 500 people came to one of the 7 workshops held around the City, to learn how LA's project planning process works, and to ask questions about projects proposed locally. Many Neighborhood Council members attended, as well as residents, students, and representatives from [...]

By | 2018-05-11T16:46:40+00:00 May 11th, 2018|Blog, City Departments, How-To|Comments Off on City Planning 101: April Workshops Recap + Video Tutorials Link

LAPD Foothill Fitness Run Saturday May 19th

Submitted by Elly Alvarez, Office Manager for Councilwoman Monica Rodriguez LAPD Foothill hosts their 2nd annual Foothill Fitness Run on Saturday May 19th. There is a run for kids and one for adults, plus a community resource fair. To sign up and learn more, visit www.Active.com. Have questions? Contact Officer De La Cruz at (818) 485-0631 [...]

By | 2018-05-11T12:32:19+00:00 May 11th, 2018|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on LAPD Foothill Fitness Run Saturday May 19th

Join LA Public Library’s Summer Reading Challenge & Win Prizes

Reading can take you everywhere! This summer, join the Summer Reading Challenge at the Los Angeles Public Library! June 4 - August 4.  Sign up online at http://lapl.org/summer, or visit your local library to join. Children, teens and adults collect points for reading, completing activities, attending a library event or exploring Los Angeles. You choose what you [...]

By | 2018-05-11T10:40:18+00:00 May 11th, 2018|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Join LA Public Library’s Summer Reading Challenge & Win Prizes

Enter LA Stormwater’s Native Plant Poetry Contest

Poets and creative writers, submit your original poetry about California native plants to LA Stormwater’s Native Plant Poetry Contest for the chance to win a gift certificate from the Theodore Payne Foundation’s plant nursery. Everyone who enters will receive a free Discover Your Watershed Moment cotton tote bag from LA Stormwater, which is the City’s [...]

By | 2018-05-04T15:52:51+00:00 May 4th, 2018|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Enter LA Stormwater’s Native Plant Poetry Contest

Free Spay/Neuter Certificates for Cats All May!

LA Animal Services is excited to announce that we will be offering Free Cat Spay/Neuter Certificates to all LA City residents, regardless of income levels, throughout the entire month of May! By spaying or neutering your cat or kitten, you are helping LA Animal Services get one step closer to ending the Los Angeles community’s [...]

By | 2018-05-11T10:59:03+00:00 May 4th, 2018|Blog, City Departments, Los Angeles|Comments Off on Free Spay/Neuter Certificates for Cats All May!

Homeless Service Professionals Job Fair April 13th

More than 50 employers will be on hand to hire for over 1,200 positions in the greater LA area at the upcoming Homeless Service Professionals Job Fair, happening Friday April 13th! The Homeless Service Professionals Job Fair of Los Angeles is a hiring fair to attract experienced industry professionals and qualified job seekers pursuing careers [...]

By | 2018-04-12T12:37:22+00:00 April 6th, 2018|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Homeless Service Professionals Job Fair April 13th

Job Match: Try the New Online Search Tool for City Jobs

Search for City of Los Angeles jobs that suit your interests, education, and experience with the Personnel Department's new LA City Job Match app! Job Match will show you all entry-level City positions that are a match for your skills and interests. You'll be able to start your application right away if a position is open; [...]

By | 2018-04-06T11:50:35+00:00 April 6th, 2018|Blog, City Departments, City Hall|Comments Off on Job Match: Try the New Online Search Tool for City Jobs