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Rally in the Valley Neighborhood Council Elections Event February 9th

Save the date for the 2019 Rally in the Valley on Saturday, February 9th! Every Neighborhood Council in the San Fernando Valley is invited to have a presence at this large-scale Neighborhood Council elections event. Each Council who attends will be able to hand out material to prospective candidates and talk to them about their [...]

By | 2019-01-18T14:47:02+00:00 January 18th, 2019|Blog, City Hall, Elections, Neighborhood Councils|Comments Off on Rally in the Valley Neighborhood Council Elections Event February 9th

IgniteLA 2.0: Elections Workshops!

The Department of Neighborhood Empowerment is excited to announce the IgniteLA 2.0: Elections Workshop, where women will discover their leadership styles, practice strengths-based planning, and develop their public speaking and campaigning skills just in time for 2019 Neighborhood Council Elections! Through a grassroots network of 99 Neighborhood Councils, EmpowerLA promotes civic engagement and improves government responsiveness [...]

By | 2019-01-18T13:33:08+00:00 January 18th, 2019|Blog, Elections, IgniteLA for Young Women|Comments Off on IgniteLA 2.0: Elections Workshops!

NC Election Season Kicks Off With Holiday Outreach Gathering + Presentation to VANC

Neighborhood Council elections season starts this Sunday December 16th, when candidate filing opens for Hollywood area Councils! To kick off the elections season - which runs through June 20, 2019 - EmpowerLA hosted a holiday gathering at City Hall that brought community organizations together with Neighborhood Council Outreach and Elections Committee members. At the gathering, Neighborhood [...]

By | 2018-12-17T11:24:50+00:00 December 14th, 2018|Blog, Elections|Comments Off on NC Election Season Kicks Off With Holiday Outreach Gathering + Presentation to VANC

2019 Neighborhood Council Election Handbook Draft Released for Feedback

The draft 2019 Neighborhood Council Election Handbook is now available for your review and the City Clerk would like your feedback. Please send any comments, questions, or suggested revisions to clerk.electionsnc@lacity.org by Monday, November 19th. Please note that action by the Neighborhood Council board is not necessary. Once the City Clerk reviews this feedback and makes final revisions, the Handbook [...]

By | 2018-11-14T17:12:10+00:00 November 9th, 2018|Blog, Elections|Comments Off on 2019 Neighborhood Council Election Handbook Draft Released for Feedback

Get a Free Ride to the Polls!

Metro, Uber, Lyft, and Lime are all offering free (or deeply discounted) rides to get voters to the polls on Election Day! The City has also relaxed some of the parking restrictions that are normally in place, to help increase voter access. Metro Los Angeles and six other local public transit agencies are offering free fares [...]

By | 2018-11-06T13:09:51+00:00 November 6th, 2018|Blog, Elections|Comments Off on Get a Free Ride to the Polls!

NCSA Election Forum

ELECTION 2018 FORUM We will discuss two local sustainability-related issues that will be on the November ballot: Charter Amendment B, which would pave the way for a public bank in the City of Los Angeles, and Measure W, which would facilitate stormwater capture in Los Angeles County. We will also invite updates from our NCSA [...]

By | 2018-09-28T10:23:42+00:00 September 28th, 2018|Blog, Elections, Events|Comments Off on NCSA Election Forum

10 Neighborhood Councils Selected for Online Voting Pilot

The Office of the City Clerk has selected the following Neighborhood Councils for the 2019 online election pilot program: Downtown LA EC Southwest Lake Balboa Mar Vista Mid-City West North Westwood West Adams Wilmington Woodland Hills-Warner Center Zapata-King Over the next couple of months, the City Clerk will be working with the online election vendor, [...]

By | 2018-09-21T15:10:05+00:00 September 21st, 2018|Blog, Elections, Neighborhood Council Elections, Online Voting|Comments Off on 10 Neighborhood Councils Selected for Online Voting Pilot