Small Business Development Workshop: Marketing and Planning for Long-Term Success

The Mayor’s Office of Economic Development, the Los Angeles Public Library, and High Point Marketing present a free workshop for small business owners on Saturday, April 4.

One of the keys to a successful marketing strategy is having a long term vision of what you want your business to become and building a plan to meet […]

By |February 25th, 2015|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Successful Kickoff Event for Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance

Last weekend, the brand new Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance held its first event to bring together Neighborhood Council representatives and interested parties from local environmental organizations, city agencies, and the community at large. The crowd, eager to learn about plans for the Alliance and meet fellow Neighborhood Council sustainability advocates, packed a room at TreePeople’s […]

By |February 25th, 2015|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Making the Transition from Roads to Rail: Rail Users’ Network Conference

The 10th Annual Rail Users’ Network Conference is taking place Friday, March 27, 2015 from 8:00pm to 5pm at the Southern California Association of Governments Offices, 818 West 7th Street, 12th Floor in Los Angeles. This national conference, which is being sponsored by the Rail Users’ Network, will examine how Los Angeles is making the […]

By |February 25th, 2015|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Midtown NoHo’s #NoButtsLA Campaign Draws Awareness to Cigarette Litter

After several “traditional” neighborhood clean-ups, the Mid-Town North Hollywood Neighborhood Council’s Beautification Committee realized what a significant problem cigarette butts are in our communities. To bring citywide attention to this issue, the Committee created a campaign called #NoButtsLA.

#NoButtsLA is a cheeky campaign aimed at bringing attention to the incredible amount of littered cigarette butts in […]

By |February 25th, 2015|Blog, Education, Events, NCs Making a Difference|0 Comments

Trail City LA: Interpretive Walks in Historic Neighborhoods Kicks Off This Sunday

This Sunday, join the Interpretive Media Laboratory as they kick off a series of free, monthly guided walks around the historic neighborhoods surrounding the Los Angeles State Historic Park (also known as The Cornfield). Led by UCLA Professor Fabian Wagmister, the Interpretive Walks are an opportunity for IMLab to share its research and images about […]

By |February 18th, 2015|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Animal Services Commission Meets Next Tuesday

Next Tuesday, February 24, 2015, the Board of the Los Angeles Animal Services Commission will hold its meeting in Chatsworth. On behalf of Commission President David Zaft, Commission Vice President Alana Yañez and Commissioners Jennifer Brent, Roger Wolfson and myself, Larry Gross, we would like to extend an invitation to attend our meeting at 7:00 […]

By |February 18th, 2015|Blog, City Departments, Events|0 Comments

Keep LA Clean: Neighborhood Cleanups

Almost every weekend, a Neighborhood Council or community group is gathering their neighbors to roll up their sleeves, get their hands dirty, and clean up their neighborhoods. A cleanup event is a great way to bring the community together, get to know your neighbors, and, of course, clean and beautify your neighborhood.

This Sunday, February 22, […]

By |February 18th, 2015|Blog, Events|0 Comments

March 3rd is Almost Here! Upcoming Candidate Forums

Be an informed voter this March 3rd! Attend one of these upcoming candidate forums to learn more about the candidates and the issues at stake.

Thursday, February 19: Council District 14 Candidate Forum hosted by El Sereno Chamber of Commerce, Barrio Action El Sereno Coordinating Council, Hillside Village POA, and Rose Hills HOA. The forum takes […]

By |February 18th, 2015|Blog, City Hall, Events|0 Comments

Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance Hosts First Workshop This Saturday

This Saturday, February 21, join the brand new Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance for their inaugural forum. The event will be held at TreePeople’s facility in the beautiful Coldwater Canyon Park. NCSA has a wonderful program planned, including discussions with the Mayor’s Office of Sustainability, TreePeople, and the Mar Vista Community Council Green Committee. The focus […]

By |February 17th, 2015|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Upcoming City Council Candidate Forums

Thursday, February 12: Highland Park Neighborhood Council and Eagle Rock Neighborhood Council, in partnership with the Highland Park Heritage Trust and the Garvanza Improvement Association present a Council District 14 Town Hall and debate at 7pm at Luther Burbank Middle School. For more information, contact Monica Alcaraz or click here.

Friday, February 13: The LA-32 Neighborhood […]

By |February 10th, 2015|Blog, City Hall, Events|0 Comments