Mayor’s Message

Mayor Eric Garcetti today signed a new law that will create more affordable housing and protect thousands of Angelenos from eviction by enabling the City to legalize certain unpermitted housing units. There are currently thousands of occupied units across Los Angeles that were not permitted properly when they were built. This ordinance creates a path [...]

By | May 19th, 2017|Blog, City Hall|0 Comments

Mayor’s Message

Mayor Eric Garcetti traveled to the Owens Valley [Monday, May 8, 2017] to survey the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power’s (LADWP) emergency flood control preparations for what the utility expects will be a record snowmelt from the Eastern Sierras. The trip comes after Mayor Garcetti declared a local State of Emergency to protect the [...]

By | May 12th, 2017|Blog, City Hall|0 Comments

Mayor’s Message

MAYOR GARCETTI ON HOUSE VOTE TO REPEAL THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT “Americans have been clear: If this is Trumpcare, we want to opt out. Health care is a fundamental right for all, not a privilege for the wealthy few — and the bill pushed through today by House Republicans would put lifesaving care out of [...]

By | May 5th, 2017|Blog, City Hall|Comments Off on Mayor’s Message

GM’s Message 4.28.17

I hope our newsletter finds you well. It was great to join in with some of our Neighborhood Council Civic University on Homelessness participants to tour Los Angeles Family Housing’s permanent housing with supportive services in Sun Valley on Saturday. I remember when Sun Valley Area Neighborhood Council was reviewing the proposal to turn the Sun [...]

By | April 28th, 2017|Blog, City Hall, GM Message|Comments Off on GM’s Message 4.28.17

Mayor’s Message

Mayor Eric Garcetti announced today that Robin Coste Lewis, winner of the National Book Award, is the new Poet Laureate of the City of Los Angeles. As an official ambassador of L.A.’s arts community, Lewis will promote and celebrate the written word, and represent the city’s rich literary scene. “Robin is a fearless writer whose [...]

By | April 28th, 2017|Blog, City Hall|Comments Off on Mayor’s Message

Mayor’s Gun Buyback 2017

The City of Los Angeles’ anonymous Gun Buyback is an initiative led by GRYD in partnership with the LAPD.  Launched in the spring of 2009, the Gun Buyback marks the beginning of the City of Los Angeles summer violence reduction strategy.  The GRYD office aligned its outreach efforts on the Gun Buyback initiative to specifically [...]

By | April 28th, 2017|Blog, City Hall, Events|Comments Off on Mayor’s Gun Buyback 2017

Mayor’s Message

If you missed Mayor Eric Garcetti's 2017 State of the City address, you can watch the full video here or read the text below: 2017 STATE OF THE CITY ADDRESS Council President Wesson, Esteemed Members of the City Council … Fellow elected officials ... members of the clergy … local leaders ... members of the consular corps [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|Blog, City Hall|Comments Off on Mayor’s Message

Hands Around City Hall

On the occasion of the 25th Anniversary of Los Angeles' Civil Unrest, Council President Herb Wesson and the Los Angeles City Council invites you to: "Hands Around City Hall" A symbolic gesture of cross-cultural support and understanding Join us as we stand together, hands clasped around City Hall, to reclaim one of our City’s most [...]

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Help Plan the 2017 NC Congress at LA City Hall

Please join the Congress of Neighborhoods Planning Committee for a mixer and meeting this Sunday, April 23rd in Hollywood. Light refreshments will be served at the mixer, happening from 1-2 pm. Meet the members of the Planning Committee and learn more about this annual City Hall event presented by and for Neighborhood Council leaders. Afterwards, [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|Blog, City Hall|Comments Off on Help Plan the 2017 NC Congress at LA City Hall