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

“I Spy” Sustainability Contest: Win a Free Tote Bag from LA Stormwater!

In honor of Earth Month, LA Stormwater - the City's watershed protection program - is holding a contest where you (and your stakeholders) can win a free tote bag! Entering the "I Spy" Sustainability Contest is easy: just visit the contest webpage at http://woobox.com/h2tvfx and follow the instructions to guess what common watershed pollutants are depicted [...]

By | 2018-04-09T10:23:54+00:00 April 5th, 2018|Blog, City Departments, Sustainability|Comments Off on “I Spy” Sustainability Contest: Win a Free Tote Bag from LA Stormwater!

EmpowerLA Staffer Semee Park Graduates from the LAFD Leadership Academy

Congratulations to Director of Neighborhood Council Operations, Semee Park, for graduating from the Los Angeles Fire Department’s Leadership Academy!  Semee spent 4 weeks over the last 4 months learning the same behavioral science techniques on leadership that is taught at West Point. To graduate, students have to use the techniques to analyze a situation in [...]

By | 2018-04-03T14:13:07+00:00 March 30th, 2018|Blog, City Departments, Field|Comments Off on EmpowerLA Staffer Semee Park Graduates from the LAFD Leadership Academy

North Hollywood West Neighborhood Council 2018 Candidate Forum Recap

North Hollywood West Neighborhood Council conducted an incredibly successful Candidate Forum for State Assembly Districts 39's Special Election on Wednesday night which packed their meeting location (Saticoy Elementry school) with over 110 people. All candidates participated and answered questions submitted by the public and moderated by the League of Women Voters. North Hollywood West partnered with all other [...]

By | 2018-03-23T15:45:16+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on North Hollywood West Neighborhood Council 2018 Candidate Forum Recap

Planning 101 Workshops – Spring 2018

The Department of City Planning and the Department of Neighborhood Empowerment will be hosting a series of Planning 101 Workshops this spring. Learn how proposed projects and developments move through the City's review and approval process - and learn when the best times are for you to get involved in that process, or to give your [...]

By | 2018-04-19T12:05:48+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|Blog, City Departments, City Planning|Comments Off on Planning 101 Workshops – Spring 2018