Southwest & Southeast Valley, Harbor, Westside: Discuss your vision for your community with the Dept of City Planning

The Los Angeles Department of City Planning invites you to help shape your neighborhood’s face and future by sharing your ideas on the direction the city’s Westside Community Plans should take. Community Plans are the blueprints that guide land use and growth in a neighborhood. Plans are being updated for Palms, Mar Vista, Del Rey, [...]

By | 2018-10-05T11:14:03+00:00 October 5th, 2018|Blog, City Planning|Comments Off on Southwest & Southeast Valley, Harbor, Westside: Discuss your vision for your community with the Dept of City Planning

re:codeLA – Share Your Feedback on Proposed City Planning Processes & Procedures Revamp

If you've participated in your Neighborhood Council's planning and land use discussions, you know how challenging it can be to navigate the way project proposals are currently reviewed and acted upon in Los Angeles. Streamlining and simplifying this system in a way that still allows plenty of opportunity for public input is the goal of the [...]

By | 2018-09-21T15:04:32+00:00 September 21st, 2018|Blog, City Departments, City Planning|Comments Off on re:codeLA – Share Your Feedback on Proposed City Planning Processes & Procedures Revamp

Congress of Neighborhoods 2018: Land Use + Outreach Workshop Highlights

For Neighborhood Council members, the annual Congress of Neighborhoods - taking place Saturday September 22nd at City Hall - is one of the best opportunities to learn skills that will take your community leadership and advocacy to the next level. Over 30 workshops plus breakfast and lunch are free with registration! RSVP now at http://NCCongressLA.com [...]

By | 2018-08-31T12:15:36+00:00 August 31st, 2018|Blog, City Planning, Congress of Neighborhoods, Education, Events, Housing, How-To, Land Use & City Planning, Outreach|Comments Off on Congress of Neighborhoods 2018: Land Use + Outreach Workshop Highlights

Planning 101 Workshops with the Department of City Planning (April – May 2018)

From April 9th through May 2nd, the Department of City Planning is presenting their popular Planning 101 workshop series. These free classes are open to any Angeleno interested in land use, and provide an overview of the basic elements of planning, land use, and zoning in Los Angeles. Learn valuable tips, such as when the [...]

By | 2018-04-20T09:39:16+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Blog, City Planning, Events|Comments Off on Planning 101 Workshops with the Department of City Planning (April – May 2018)

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

Neighborhood Council Budget Advocates Meet with City of Los Angeles Bureau of Engineering Deputies

Neighborhood Council Budget Advocates Meet with City of Los Angeles Bureau of Engineering Deputies By Connie Acosta On Tuesday, November 21, 2017, Neighborhood Council (NC) Budget Advocates, Barbara Ringuette, from Silver Lake NC, and Brian Allen, from Granada Hills NC, met with Engineering, Ted Allen, Deputy City Engineer; Mary Nemick, Director of Communications; and Robert Kadomatsu, [...]

By | 2017-12-01T14:18:10+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Blog, City Departments, City Planning, Los Angeles|Comments Off on Neighborhood Council Budget Advocates Meet with City of Los Angeles Bureau of Engineering Deputies