Mayor’s Message

LOS ANGELES—Mayor Eric Garcetti hosted an employment fair today to connect hundreds of job seekers with opportunities to join the effort to end homelessness. The Mayor was joined by Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and Councilmember Curren Price, as well as more than 30 homeless services providers and partners looking to fill more than [...]

By | December 8th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, City Hall, Local Heroes, Los Angeles|0 Comments

Can’t Dock This! – Griffith Park’s new “dock-less” Bike Share Rentals

Griffith Park is the newest location where you can pick up a short-term bike rental in the city of Los Angeles, if you don't mind riding on hills. The bicycles are rented from a dockless bike-share system, meaning riders can pick up and drop off the bikes anywhere in the park's service area. The system [...]

By | December 8th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, City Hall|0 Comments

Mayor’s Message

NOVEMBER 30, 2017 Mayor Eric Garcetti, who chairs the Metro Board, led a preliminary discussion during today’s meeting about a new initiative he has championed, Twenty-Eight by ‘28. The purpose of the initiative is to leverage dollars from Measure M — the largest local infrastructure measure in U.S. history — to complete and accelerate 28 [...]

By | December 1st, 2017|Blog, City Hall, Los Angeles|0 Comments

Mayor’s Message

MAYOR GARCETTI JOINS MAYORS AROUND THE WORLD TO SET BOLD NEW SUSTAINABILITY TARGETS OCTOBER 23, 2017 The Mayor signed C40’s Fossil-Fuel-Free Streets Declaration, and an MOU on Olympic Cooperation with Paris. PARIS — Mayor Eric Garcetti today joined mayors from around the world in committing to a new set of sustainability goals that will make [...]

By | October 27th, 2017|Blog, City Hall, Los Angeles|Comments Off on Mayor’s Message

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|Comments Off on GM’s Message 10.6.17

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. [...]

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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 [...]

By | September 29th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, City Hall|Comments Off on Mayor’s Message

Mayor’s Message

STATEMENT: MAYOR GARCETTI ON THE STATE ASSEMBLY’S PASSAGE OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING PACKAGE “The affordability crisis in California threatens our great state's legacy of providing economic opportunity for all. The housing package approved by the Assembly will deliver critical funding and help streamline the development process — so that we can break ground more quickly on homes [...]

By | September 15th, 2017|Blog, City Hall|Comments Off on Mayor’s Message

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