Ready for Women: Fellowship Application 2018

Hello! Its that time of year again. Councilwoman Nury Martinez is currently recruiting for her Ready for Women Summer Fellowship program which is focused on developing the next generation of women leaders. This is a paid summer program for college undergraduates and recent college graduates. The Fellowship requires 20 hours per week from Tuesday, July 24 through Friday September 14 and will include weekly seminars [...]

By | 2018-05-11T16:58:49+00:00 May 11th, 2018|Blog, Los Angeles|Comments Off on Ready for Women: Fellowship Application 2018

2018 EmpowerLA Outreach Gathering

Thank you to the 80 amazing Neighborhood Council members who joined us Monday night at the Deaton Auditorium in Downtown LA for the first-ever Citywide Outreach Gathering! Before the formal presentations began, EmpowerLA's Tom Soong kicked off the gathering by using his 19 years of Neighborhood Council experience to announce (over the PA system, a [...]

By | 2018-05-04T15:13:13+00:00 May 4th, 2018|Blog, Los Angeles, Outreach|Comments Off on 2018 EmpowerLA Outreach Gathering

Free Spay/Neuter Certificates for Cats All May!

LA Animal Services is excited to announce that we will be offering Free Cat Spay/Neuter Certificates to all LA City residents, regardless of income levels, throughout the entire month of May! By spaying or neutering your cat or kitten, you are helping LA Animal Services get one step closer to ending the Los Angeles community’s [...]

By | 2018-05-11T10:59:03+00:00 May 4th, 2018|Blog, City Departments, Los Angeles|Comments Off on Free Spay/Neuter Certificates for Cats All May!

You’re Invited! – Animal Services Commissioners meeting

Next Tuesday, April 24, the Board of the Los Angeles Animal Services Commissioners will hold its meeting in Van Nuys. On behalf of Commissioners Olivia Garcia, Roger Wolfson, Alisa Finsten, Layne Dicker and myself, Larry Gross, the Board of the Los Angeles Animal Services Commissioners would like to extend an invitation to attend their meeting at 7:00 PM at [...]

By | 2018-04-20T12:27:07+00:00 April 20th, 2018|Blog, Los Angeles|Comments Off on You’re Invited! – Animal Services Commissioners meeting

L.A. Animal Services: Important Pet Laws for Every Dog Owner to Follow

Los Angeles, March 14, 2017- If you are a dog owner or are thinking about adding a dog to your home, you know or can't wait to enjoy the loyal companionship and excitement they bring to your life. Along with the fun, dogs rely on us to care for them, give them food and water and [...]

By | 2018-03-23T13:10:15+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|Blog, City Departments, Los Angeles|Comments Off on L.A. Animal Services: Important Pet Laws for Every Dog Owner to Follow

Citywide Economic Development Strategy Stakeholder Survey

The City of Los Angeles Economic & Workforce Development Department has recently been tasked by the Mayor and City Council with developing a citywide Economic Development Strategy and five-year Implementation Plan. This Strategy will serve as a guiding document to drive economic development in the City of Los Angeles. A draft Strategy was developed through [...]

By | 2018-03-23T12:28:56+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|Blog, City Departments, Los Angeles, Survey|Comments Off on Citywide Economic Development Strategy Stakeholder Survey

Homeless Service Professionals Job Fair of Los Angeles

Mayor Eric Garcetti, the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority, the County of Los Angeles Homeless Initiative, and United Way of Greater Los Angeles invite you to the second large Homeless Service Professionals Job Fair of Los Angeles. Due to the significant increase in funding from Measure H to fund homelessness services, there are over 1,000 open [...]

By | 2018-03-23T12:11:37+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|Blog, City Departments, Local Heroes, Los Angeles|Comments Off on Homeless Service Professionals Job Fair of Los Angeles

Nominees for the EmpowerLA Awards

Each year, seven Neighborhood Councils are honored with EmpowerLA Awards by the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners, in recognition of projects that do an especially outstanding job of increasing civic engagement and making government more responsive to local needs. The 2018 theme is “Innovative Civic Engagement.” To be considered for an EmpowerLA Award, a Neighborhood Council [...]

By | 2018-03-28T13:58:37+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|Blog, City Departments, Events, Los Angeles, Neighborhood Councils|Comments Off on Nominees for the EmpowerLA Awards

Message from the Mayor’s Office of Public Safety/ Gang Reduction and Youth Development

  Mayor’s 2018 Summer Night Lights As you look for ways to make a difference in your communities on the issues you care about most, we want you to be aware of the Mayor’s Summer Night Lights program. Summer Night Lights implements programming at 32 sites across the city providing hundreds of thousands of Angelenos [...]

By | 2018-03-09T10:34:18+00:00 March 9th, 2018|Blog, Events, Los Angeles, Youth Engagement|Comments Off on Message from the Mayor’s Office of Public Safety/ Gang Reduction and Youth Development

In-person Ethics Training on 3/22

The Leadership Academy is offering a Live, In-person Ethics Training by the City Attorney's Office at Eagle Rock City Hall on Thursday, March 22nd at 7 pm.  The 2-hour live training will not only satisfy the State's mandate for all Neighborhood Council Boardmembers to complete their ethics training every two years, but is also a great opportunity to learn about specific ethics issues that may arise [...]

By | 2018-03-09T09:27:10+00:00 March 9th, 2018|Blog, Events, Los Angeles|Comments Off on In-person Ethics Training on 3/22