Close To Completion: Expo Line Phase 2 “More than 90% Done”

The much-awaited Expo Line train is making its way westward, with a test train pulling into Palms Station during a press event this Monday morning. Mayor Garcetti, Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, and Councilmember Mike Bonin joined other city officials in praising the project, which will connect downtown Los Angeles with Santa Monica and the Westside.

The project […]

By |July 1st, 2015|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Celebrate Safely This 4th of July!

As we celebrate Independence Day this weekend with backyard barbecues, poolside parties, and festive fireworks, we remind you to stay safe and enjoy fireworks displays legally!

The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), Los Angeles City Fire (LAFD), Los Angeles County Fire (LACoFD) and Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department (LASD), would like to remind you to celebrate safely […]

By |July 1st, 2015|Blog, Events|0 Comments

8th Annual Valley Disaster Preparedness Fair Registration Starts July 1

Online registration for the 8th Annual Valley Disaster Preparedness Fair (the largest in Los Angeles) starts on July 1, 2015. Please encourage your stakeholders to register and attend! Everything at the Fair is free, thanks to our supporters and contributors, including many Neighborhood Councils. By registering online, Fairgoers who bring their emailed voucher to the […]

By |June 26th, 2015|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Have Your Say in Leimert Park Village 20|20 Vision Initiative Survey and Charrette

Do you live, work, or play in the Leimert Park area? Are you interested in the future of this vibrant community?

To contribute to the decision-making process as this historic neighborhood develops, please take the 2nd Annual Leimert Park Village 20|20 Vision Initiative Survey and attend the Charrette this Saturday, June 27.

The last day to complete the […]

By |June 24th, 2015|Blog, Events|0 Comments

In Pursuit of Family History: Publisher’s Book Club Reads “Finding Samuel Lowe”

In February, the Los Angeles Times launched a new initiative,“Publisher’s Book Club,” which aims to engage with the community through reading. Every month or so, the publisher selects a book and invites the public to join him in reading it. Later, readers can convene at an in-person event to hear from the author, discuss the […]

By |June 24th, 2015|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Let’s Talk Sidewalks! Public Meetings Happening Through July

City Councilmembers Paul Krekorian and Joe Buscaino are hosting a series of joint meetings of the Budget and Finance and Public Works committees to get input from the public on what the city’s program to repair sidewalks next to homes and businesses should look like.

The first meeting happened this week on June 23 in the […]

By |June 24th, 2015|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance Water Committee Meets This Saturday

With California’s historic drought and its effects on Angelenos’ livelihoods and quality of life on everyone’s minds, the Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance is forming a Water Committee to address water conservation issues and solutions.

Please join us for the NCSA’s first Water Committee meeting this Saturday, June 27, in Studio City. The presentation and discussion will […]

By |June 24th, 2015|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Glassell Park & Neighborhood Watch Town Hall

On Tuesday, August 4th, 2015 Glassell Park will join over 37. 8 million neighbors across 16, 124 communities in celebration of National Night Out, America’s Night Out Against Crime.

In partnership with the Office of Councilmember Gilbert Cedillo, Councilmember Mitch O’Farrell and Councilmember José Huizar, Los Angeles Police Department, Los Angeles Fire Department, LA Sanitation Bureau, […]

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Sidewalk Vending Community Meeting Update

Update: Change of location for the meeting of June 25, 2015

The Los Angeles City Council, Economic Development Committee has requested the Office of the Chief Legislative Analyst to solicit community input with regards to sidewalk vending. As indicated below, the Chief Legislative Analyst was instructed to hold four community meetings throughout the City to ensure […]

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Co-Existing with Urban Wildlife

Please join us for a brief presentation about keeping your human and pet family members safe.
There will be an opportunity for community members to speak and share your ideas, concerns and suggestions. Your comments will be recorded and used to determine if there are steps that need to be taken to insure that we have […]

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