Sylmar Public Safety & Quality of Life Town Hall Saturday April 21st

Saturday, April 21st, the Sylmar Neighborhood Council will be hosting a Public Safety & Quality of Life Town Hall Meeting from 9:30 AM to Noon. Please join the SNC and City, County and State representatives, for an opportunity to ask questions and develop solutions related to public safety and quality of life concerns in our communities. Information pertaining to CERT / [...]

By | 2018-04-20T15:38:10+00:00 April 20th, 2018|Blog, Emergency Preparedness, Events|Comments Off on Sylmar Public Safety & Quality of Life Town Hall Saturday April 21st

P.I.C.O.’s Disaster Preparedness Training Series Begins April 28th

On Saturday April 28th, P.I.C.O. Neighborhood Council presents the first of a three-part Emergency Preparedness Training series. The class is free, and all are welcome to attend. Event location and details are as follows: LA Disaster Preparedness Training Saturday April 28, 2018 1 - 3 PM Claude Pepper Center 1762 La Cienega Blvd Los Angeles, [...]

By | 2018-04-06T17:10:54+00:00 April 3rd, 2018|Blog, Emergency Preparedness, Events|Comments Off on P.I.C.O.’s Disaster Preparedness Training Series Begins April 28th

West Hills Holds Town Hall On How To Survive An Active Shooter

The West Hills Neighborhood Council Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness Committee hosted a town hall forum on February 6th about how to be prepared and how to survive during an active shooter attack. Over 150 stakeholders attended this interactive meeting and training session, which was conducted by LAPD Officers Gabe Rodriguez and Rachel Evans. West [...]

By | 2018-02-23T16:12:11+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Blog, Emergency Preparedness|Comments Off on West Hills Holds Town Hall On How To Survive An Active Shooter

Bel Air – Beverly Crest Neighborhood Council Holds Skirball Fire Town Hall

The Bel Air - Beverly Crest Neighborhood Council held a Skirball Fire Town Hall on January 31st to provide information to their stakeholders about the City's emergency response and recovery process. Attendees engaged in dialogue with Councilmember Paul Koretz, Councilmember David Ryu, Los Angeles Fire Department, Emergency Management Department, Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority and [...]

By | 2018-02-02T09:44:48+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Blog, Emergency Preparedness, NCs Making a Difference|Comments Off on Bel Air – Beverly Crest Neighborhood Council Holds Skirball Fire Town Hall

Outreach Tip: SEO Basics for Neighborhood Councils Part 2

This is the second article in an ongoing Outreach Tip series on SEO and Neighborhood Councils. Successful search engine optimization is driven by keywords and phrases that are correctly chosen and applied. This week, we talk about how to choose the right keywords to help your stakeholders find you online. If you haven’t yet read [...]

By | 2017-10-25T15:53:35+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Blog, Emergency Preparedness, How-To, Outreach, Outreach Chairs, Outreach Tip Of The Week, Tech Talk, Tool Box|Comments Off on Outreach Tip: SEO Basics for Neighborhood Councils Part 2

Sign Up for NotifyLA, Los Angeles’ Official Mass Notification System During Disasters

NotifyLA is the City of Los Angeles' official mass notification system used to send voice messages, text messages and email messages to residents and businesses during times of emergencies and disasters. Notifying the public when a disaster strikes might be the one and only safeguard the public can count on to save their lives and [...]

By | 2017-09-29T09:47:32+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, Emergency Preparedness|Comments Off on Sign Up for NotifyLA, Los Angeles’ Official Mass Notification System During Disasters

OUTREACH + PUBLIC SAFETY: MAKE A BRANDED EMERGENCY KIT

Outreach and Public Safety Committees can partner up to create disaster preparedness kits branded with your Neighborhood Council’s logo or name. Read on for tips and ideas on how to plan your kits, and what to put in them. Project Planning To kick off your project, it’s helpful to have at least one joint meeting [...]

By | 2017-09-29T10:48:17+00:00 September 27th, 2017|Blog, Emergency Preparedness, Outreach, Outreach Tip Of The Week|Comments Off on OUTREACH + PUBLIC SAFETY: MAKE A BRANDED EMERGENCY KIT

Do A Door-To-Door Halloween Outreach Campaign For Your NC

Halloween is coming  - what better time for a door-to-door outreach campaign for your Neighborhood Council than a night when people are home waiting for their doorbell to ring? You’ll have fun, and seeing your board in costume will make meeting you fun and memorable for your stakeholders, too. You can split into teams to [...]

By | 2017-09-20T16:35:08+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Blog, Emergency Preparedness, How-To, Outreach, Outreach Tip Of The Week, Tool Box|Comments Off on Do A Door-To-Door Halloween Outreach Campaign For Your NC

Neighborhood Council Emergency Preparedness Alliance (NCEPA)

The Neighborhood Council Emergency Preparedness Alliance (NCEPA) meets the 4th Saturday of every month from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm, at the City of Los Angeles Emergency Operations Center, 500 E Temple St, Los Angeles 90012.  The NCEPA representatives hear from city department managers and their representatives regarding the city’s plans for coping with a variety of local and [...]

By | 2018-01-02T14:11:53+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Blog, Emergency Preparedness, Regional/Citywide NC Orgs.|Comments Off on Neighborhood Council Emergency Preparedness Alliance (NCEPA)

Get Ready to Shakeout!

This month, the nation will practice preparedness with the Great Shake Out Earthquake Drill. This year, over 10.4 million people in California and over 26 million people worldwide will participate in the Shake Out Drill. Preparing for an earthquake doesn't end after the Shake Out. Everyone, everywhere, should know how to protect themselves in an [...]

By | 2017-01-09T12:31:03+00:00 October 14th, 2016|Blog, Emergency Preparedness|Comments Off on Get Ready to Shakeout!