July 15 NCSA Forum: Getting to 100% Renewable Energy in LA

City Council passed a motion last year directing LADWP to study 100% renewable energy for Los Angeles, and a lot has happened in the meantime. Join the NCSA on Saturday, July 15 to hear from experts and local advocates about the status of the study, what’s next for LA, and how you and your Neighborhood [...]

By | June 22nd, 2017|Blog, Events, Regional/Citywide NC Orgs.|0 Comments

OUTREACH TIP OF THE WEEK: SUBMIT YOUR PICS & STORIES FOR CITY HALL’S NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL EXHIBIT

From now till the end of June, we’re taking submissions of your stories and photos to include in the Neighborhood Council exhibit happening at LA City Hall for the month of September. Submit your material by uploading it to this portal by Friday, June 30th, and we’ll incorporate it into the display. We’re looking for [...]

By | June 7th, 2017|Blog, City Hall, Events, Outreach|Comments Off on OUTREACH TIP OF THE WEEK: SUBMIT YOUR PICS & STORIES FOR CITY HALL’S NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL EXHIBIT

Budget Day 2017 is almost here!

Did you know the Neighborhood Council Budget Advocates (NCBA) advise the Mayor and City Council on the City’s budget?  Yes, it's true.  And you can be part of this remarkable group who do some of the most important work that Neighborhood Councils do in the city!  The annual Budget Day is coming up on Saturday, [...]

By | June 7th, 2017|Blog, Events|Comments Off on Budget Day 2017 is almost here!

South Robertson Celebrates Its Emerald Blvd.

20th Annual SOROFEST- Sunday June 4, 2017 (11am-4pm) Plans are underway for this year’s annual South Robertson Community Festival, SoRoFest 2017!  Over 8000 people are expected to attend the 20th anniversary of the popular street festival, sponsored by The South Robertson Neighborhoods Council. The Oz-like theme of this year’s festival is “South Robertson: The Emerald [...]

By | May 18th, 2017|Blog, Events|Comments Off on South Robertson Celebrates Its Emerald Blvd.

A Guide to L.A.’s 2017 Outdoor Movie Screenings

There are few things better than watching a movie under the stars in Los Angeles. OK, maybe an all-you-can-eat taco bar under the stars is better, but barely. From an iconic cemetery to a rooftop in the heart of the entertainment capital of the world, L.A.'s spring and summer outdoor screenings are held at amazing [...]

By | May 12th, 2017|Blog, Events|Comments Off on A Guide to L.A.’s 2017 Outdoor Movie Screenings

P.I.C.O. Neighborhood Council’s 1st Annual Spring Fling 2017!

Neighbors in the P.I.C.O. Neighborhood Council area got a special treat when the P.I.C.O. Neighborhood Council hosted its 1st Annual Spring Fling!  On Saturday, May 6, 2017, hundreds of neighbors came together to celebrate their community.  There was food, fun activities for kids, entertainment, performances from local schools, and information from various local businesses, government [...]

By | May 10th, 2017|Blog, Events, NCs Making a Difference|Comments Off on P.I.C.O. Neighborhood Council’s 1st Annual Spring Fling 2017!

Mayor’s Gun Buyback 2017

The City of Los Angeles’ anonymous Gun Buyback is an initiative led by GRYD in partnership with the LAPD.  Launched in the spring of 2009, the Gun Buyback marks the beginning of the City of Los Angeles summer violence reduction strategy.  The GRYD office aligned its outreach efforts on the Gun Buyback initiative to specifically [...]

By | April 28th, 2017|Blog, City Hall, Events|Comments Off on Mayor’s Gun Buyback 2017

LAFD Fire Service Day 2017 – Citywide Open House

On Saturday, May 13, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM all Neighborhood Fire Stations in the City of Los Angeles will be expecting your visit during our annual open firehouse celebration. Along with personal tours of Neighborhood Fire Stations, special displays are planned at locations across the City. Final preparations are also underway for [...]

By | April 5th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, Events|Comments Off on LAFD Fire Service Day 2017 – Citywide Open House

Homelessness Civic U

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and the Department of Neighborhood Empowerment will be hosting a Neighborhood Council Homelessness Liaisons Civic University on April 17, 22, and May 1st.  It will be a 3-day series diving into Mayor Garcetti's agenda on ending homelessness and to hear updates of Measure H and Measure HHH. The 3 day series will [...]

By | April 4th, 2017|Blog, Events|Comments Off on Homelessness Civic U