Los Angeles Zoo Master Plan Presentation

The Los Angeles Zoo is inviting the public to a presentation of the new Master Plan which will guide the future development of the Zoo. This meeting and open house will be held at the Zoo on Saturday, December 2, 2017, 10:00am - 11:00am, in the Witherbee Auditorium. Space is limited so you must RSVP to [...]

By | November 17th, 2017|Blog, Los Angeles|0 Comments

LA Sanitation – Bulky Item Collection

Do you have unwanted furniture, carpet, yard trimmings, shelving, and wood to get rid of before the holidays? Bring your items to one of five locations around the City on Saturday, November 18. You can view the flyer at www.bit.ly/bulkyitemsLA or visit the LA Sanitation Bulky Item Collection page. Please note that appliances, hazardous waste, electronic waste, and industrial waste [...]

By | November 17th, 2017|Blog, Clean Streets, Los Angeles|0 Comments

How to Create a Great Mural of Los Angeles

This month, we’re excited to share with our Neighborhood Councils, how to create a public mural through the City’s Citywide Mural Program. Visit the Department of Cultural Affairs website http://culturela.org/murals for the mural registration application and for a robust Frequently Asked Question section that can answer many of the questions for your Neighborhood Council. For [...]

By | November 9th, 2017|Blog, How-To, Los Angeles|0 Comments

Community Data for Social Impact | GeoHub Training Nov. 15th

Join us for a special GeoHub training where you will learn how to explore, download and work with data to improve your community. Feel free to share this opportunity with others in your network who you think will be interested. As part of the annual Innovate LA event, EmpowerLA, in partnership with the Mayor’s Office, invites you to learn how to [...]

By | November 9th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, How-To, Los Angeles|0 Comments

SELAH Neighborhood Homeless Coalition

The SELAH Neighborhood Homeless Coalition is a multi-neighborhood alliance across an area of the city that historically has had fewer resources, services, and facilities for our neighbors experiencing homelessness. Our goal is to create a neighborhood-level movement to respond to homelessness in a proactive and compassionate way through advocacy, education, and engagement. WHEN TO CALL [...]

By | November 3rd, 2017|Blog, Culture and Community, Los Angeles, NCs Making a Difference, uncategorised|Comments Off on SELAH Neighborhood Homeless Coalition

Mayor’s Message

MAYOR GARCETTI JOINS MAYORS AROUND THE WORLD TO SET BOLD NEW SUSTAINABILITY TARGETS OCTOBER 23, 2017 The Mayor signed C40’s Fossil-Fuel-Free Streets Declaration, and an MOU on Olympic Cooperation with Paris. PARIS — Mayor Eric Garcetti today joined mayors from around the world in committing to a new set of sustainability goals that will make [...]

By | October 27th, 2017|Blog, City Hall, Los Angeles|Comments Off on Mayor’s Message

Los Angeles Food Waste Grant Challenge

#FreeTheFood Be a Food Waste Warrior “Help the City of LA free food from landfills in the first ever Food Waste Grant Challenge!” OVERVIEW: One third of LA’s waste stream is made up of organic materials, mostly food. In the landfill, food rots and emits methane gas. Over 40% of edible food moving through LA goes [...]

By | October 27th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, Los Angeles, Public Works|Comments Off on Los Angeles Food Waste Grant Challenge

STATEMENT: MAYOR GARCETTI ON DODGERS REACHING THE WORLD SERIES

“Los Angeles believes in This Team. The Dodgers embody everything we love about L.A. — the grit, resilience, teamwork, and talent that have built our city into one of the world’s most extraordinary places. Only four wins stand between us and the championship that Angelenos have been waiting to bring home for a generation. I [...]

By | October 20th, 2017|Blog, Los Angeles|Comments Off on STATEMENT: MAYOR GARCETTI ON DODGERS REACHING THE WORLD SERIES