City Council Introduces Proposed Neighborhood Council Reforms

Councilmember David Ryu, Chair of the City Council's Health, Education and Neighborhood Councils Committee submitted proposed reforms for the Neighborhood Council system in City Council today based on feedback he received in a survey he sent out to Neighborhood Council board members. The proposals include: Amending City Charter to change the name of the Department [...]

By | 2018-05-25T17:17:18+00:00 May 25th, 2018|Blog, City Hall, Commission, uncategorised|Comments Off on City Council Introduces Proposed Neighborhood Council Reforms

See Results from the Commission’s Survey on Key NC Issues

The results are in! Check out the results to the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners survey here: http://tiny.cc/BONCsurvey Check back again in next week's Neighborhood Council Newsletter. We will provide the recap about the discussions from the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners retreat regarding the survey results!

By | 2018-05-18T13:48:23+00:00 May 18th, 2018|Blog, Commission, Survey|Comments Off on See Results from the Commission’s Survey on Key NC Issues

Tell Us Your Key Neighborhood Council Issues on the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners Survey

What Neighborhood Council issues are you most concerned about: Training, grievances, subdivisions, funding, or something else? Tell us by taking the Board Of Neighborhood Commissioners survey, located here.  Responses are due by 5 PM on Thursday, May 17th, 2018. The Commission will discuss responses received at their annual retreat, happening in Downtown LA on May [...]

By | 2018-05-11T12:10:48+00:00 May 11th, 2018|Blog, Commission|Comments Off on Tell Us Your Key Neighborhood Council Issues on the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners Survey

Board of Neighborhood Commissioners: Invite to Monthly Meeting & Annual Retreat

The Board of Neighborhood Commissioners invites you to their monthly meeting and their annual retreat. Both events are open to all who wish to attend. Monthly Meeting Tuesday, May 1, 2018 6 pm Westchester Senior Center 8740 Lincoln Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045 Annual Retreat Monday, May 21, 2018 1 pm Cal State LA Downtown [...]

By | 2018-04-27T13:07:21+00:00 April 27th, 2018|Blog, Commission|Comments Off on Board of Neighborhood Commissioners: Invite to Monthly Meeting & Annual Retreat

Recap of Neighborhood Council Subdivision Proposal Meetings

The Board of Neighborhood Commissioners convened special meetings on Monday, March 12 and Tuesday, March 13 regarding the proposed Historic Cultural North Neighborhood Council and the North Westwood Neighborhood Council subdivision proposals.   Thank you to the many stakeholders who attended the special town hall meetings and provided input regarding the proposed Neighborhood Council subdivisions. [...]

By | 2018-03-16T15:15:19+00:00 March 16th, 2018|Blog, Commission|Comments Off on Recap of Neighborhood Council Subdivision Proposal Meetings

North Valley Neighborhood Councils Celebrate 15 Year Anniversaries With Board of Neighborhood Commissioners

The Board of Neighborhood Commissioners met on the evening of February 6, 2018 at the North Valley City Hall in the Sunland-Tujunga community.  Thank you to the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners for commemorating the 15 year Anniversary of the founding of the Sylmar Neighborhood Council, Sunland-Tujunga Neighborhood Council, Foothill Trails District Neighborhood Council, North Hills [...]

By | 2018-02-09T16:18:23+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Blog, Commission|Comments Off on North Valley Neighborhood Councils Celebrate 15 Year Anniversaries With Board of Neighborhood Commissioners

City of LA Board of Animal Services Commissioners Meeting

The Los Angeles Department of Animal Services is holding two important events at the West Los Angeles Animal Shelter next week. Next Tuesday, October 25, 2016, the Board of the Los Angeles Animal Services Commission will hold its meeting in West Los Angeles. On behalf of Commission President David Zaft, Commissioners Olivia Garcia, Roger Wolfson, [...]

By | 2017-01-09T12:31:03+00:00 October 21st, 2016|City Departments, Commission|Comments Off on City of LA Board of Animal Services Commissioners Meeting

Public Works Recognizes Neighborhood Councils for their Clean Streets Work

The Board of Public Works welcomed two additional Neighborhood Council Cleans Streets Heroes today to learn about their work in the community as well as recognize them for the partnership to help meet the city’s goals to clean our streets, sidewalks, and alleys. Wilmington Neighborhood Council Board Member Diana Medel and Pico Union Neighborhood Council [...]

By | 2017-01-09T12:31:23+00:00 March 25th, 2016|Blog, City Departments, Clean Streets, Commission, Public Works|Comments Off on Public Works Recognizes Neighborhood Councils for their Clean Streets Work

Josh LaFarga Appointed to Board of Neighborhood Commissioners

Mr. Josh LaFarga, a resident of Council District 15 in the Harbor area and executive board member of the Laborers’ International Union of North American Local 1309, has been appointed by Mayor Eric Garcetti to serve on the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners. He will be filling the vacancy created by Mr. Victor Medina, whose term [...]

By | 2017-01-09T12:31:49+00:00 August 19th, 2015|Blog, Commission|Comments Off on Josh LaFarga Appointed to Board of Neighborhood Commissioners

EmpowerLA Awards 2014

Neighborhood Councils are on the move! The winners of the 2014 EmpowerLA Awards were announced at the August 18th board meeting of the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners. The vote for the winners of the EmpowerLA Awards 2014 was the culmination of stiff competition to name Neighborhood Councils of the Year. A total of 38 nominations [...]

By | 2017-01-09T12:32:22+00:00 August 22nd, 2014|Blog, Commission, Policy|Comments Off on EmpowerLA Awards 2014