2017 Congress of Neighborhoods Workshop Survey

HELLO WELCOME TO THE 2017 CONGRESS OF NEIGHBORHOODS WORKSHOP SURVEY Please submit your responses by Friday, April 7. Click Here to take the survey We are gearing up again for the Congress of Neighborhoods. We want this event to be useful and informative to everyone. We are planning a to cover a number of topics [...]

By | March 22nd, 2017|Blog, Congress of Neighborhoods|0 Comments

Help Sponsor & Plan The 2017 Congress of Neighborhoods

The 2017 Congress of Neighborhoods - an annual day of education and networking for Neighborhood Council members - will take place in Fall 2017 at LA City Hall (date and registration details to be announced later this spring.) The all-day event features catered meals as well as over 40 workshops; panels and roundtables presented by [...]

By | March 10th, 2017|Blog, Congress of Neighborhoods|Comments Off on Help Sponsor & Plan The 2017 Congress of Neighborhoods

Recap of LA’s 2016 Congress of Neighborhood Council

By Connie Acosta, Board member of the Echo Park Neighborhood Council Saturday, September 24 - This year’s Congress of Neighborhoods for the Neighborhood Councils (NCs) was up in attendance by the hundreds and consistent in quality as previous years. The program was well planned out and consisted of workshops from gaining knowledge of City departments’ [...]

By | September 30th, 2016|Blog, Congress of Neighborhoods|Comments Off on Recap of LA’s 2016 Congress of Neighborhood Council

GM’s Message 09.23.16

I hope our newsletter finds you well. The Congress of Neighborhoods is upon us! As of last night, we have nearly 700 RSVPs, the highest pre-registration number we’ve ever had. I think this great response is due to the awesome video invite the Congress of Neighborhoods Planning Committee released last week. I hope you attend [...]

By | September 23rd, 2016|Blog, Congress of Neighborhoods, GM Message|Comments Off on GM’s Message 09.23.16

NC CONGRESS IS THIS SATURDAY! HERE’S OUR EVENT GUIDE

Workshops guide; parking passes; what to bring; what to wear & how to get there The 2016 Congress of Neighborhoods is happening this Saturday, September 24th, at Los Angeles City Hall, and we hope to see you there. Over 700 Neighborhood Council members and some of LA’s top officials - such as Mayor Eric Garcetti, [...]

By | September 22nd, 2016|Blog, Congress of Neighborhoods|Comments Off on NC CONGRESS IS THIS SATURDAY! HERE’S OUR EVENT GUIDE

2016 NC CONGRESS: HEADLINE SPEAKERS & NEW VIDEO

(NC Congress 2016 video by Freddy Cupen-Ames, North Hollywood West NC) Some of Los Angeles’ top officials are confirmed for this year’s Congress of Neighborhoods, happening Saturday September 24th at City Hall. Headline speakers include Mayor Eric Garcetti, who offers the closing address this year, and City Council President Herb J. Wesson, Jr., who will [...]

By | September 16th, 2016|Blog, City Departments, City Hall, Congress of Neighborhoods|Comments Off on 2016 NC CONGRESS: HEADLINE SPEAKERS & NEW VIDEO

GM’s Message 09.09.16

I hope our newsletter finds you well.  Happy Birthday to Los Angeles!  LA officially celebrated its 235th birthday on September 4th.  I hear that Mayor Eric Garcetti's birthday video to LA has been getting 1000 views a minute. It's pretty neat so check it out here. The Board of Neighborhood Commissioners met in the Central [...]

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You’re invited: Post-Congress of Neighborhoods Pizza Social

Attending the 2016 Congress of Neighborhoods? Then you’re invited to come unwind with your fellow Congress attendees, immediately afterwards, at Pitfire Pizza -- an easy walk from City Hall. Pizza, pasta, and salad will be provided courtesy of the Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance (NCSA). Beer, wine, and other beverages will be available for purchase. Space [...]

By | September 8th, 2016|Blog, City Departments, Congress of Neighborhoods|Comments Off on You’re invited: Post-Congress of Neighborhoods Pizza Social

NETWORKING AT THE NC CONGRESS: HOW & WHERE TO DO IT

The Congress of Neighborhoods is a perfect opportunity to network with both City officials and other Neighborhood Councils - and Congress workshops are the perfect place to learn how to interact with other civic leaders in the most effective way possible. Here’s an overview of the opportunities offered at this year’s Congress to sharpen your [...]

By | September 8th, 2016|Blog, City Departments, Congress of Neighborhoods|Comments Off on NETWORKING AT THE NC CONGRESS: HOW & WHERE TO DO IT

GM’s Message 09.02.16

I hope our newsletter finds you well. If you haven’t registered for the Congress of Neighborhoods on Saturday, September 24th, please click here to do so now. It’ll only take a few minutes. You will not find another opportunity like this to connect with Neighborhood Council board members citywide on issues that are important to [...]

By | September 2nd, 2016|Blog, City Departments, Congress of Neighborhoods|Comments Off on GM’s Message 09.02.16