The Department of Neighborhood Empowerment announces IgniteLA!

The Department of Neighborhood Empowerment is excited to announce IgniteLA, a program for young women that builds civic knowledge and leadership skills to bolster civic engagement. Through a grassroots network of 97 Neighborhood Councils, EmpowerLA promotes civic engagement and improves government responsiveness to local needs. ​ ​ Each Neighborhood Council consists of volunteer stakeholders who meet [...]

By | December 15th, 2017|Blog, Local Heroes, Los Angeles|Comments Off on The Department of Neighborhood Empowerment announces IgniteLA!

Mayor’s Message

LOS ANGELES—Mayor Eric Garcetti hosted an employment fair today to connect hundreds of job seekers with opportunities to join the effort to end homelessness. The Mayor was joined by Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and Councilmember Curren Price, as well as more than 30 homeless services providers and partners looking to fill more than [...]

By | December 8th, 2017|Blog, City Departments, City Hall, Local Heroes, Los Angeles|Comments Off on Mayor’s Message

Mayor’s Message

NOVEMBER 30, 2017 Mayor Eric Garcetti, who chairs the Metro Board, led a preliminary discussion during today’s meeting about a new initiative he has championed, Twenty-Eight by ‘28. The purpose of the initiative is to leverage dollars from Measure M — the largest local infrastructure measure in U.S. history — to complete and accelerate 28 [...]

By | December 1st, 2017|Blog, City Hall, Los Angeles|Comments Off on Mayor’s Message

Neighborhood Council Budget Advocates Meet with City of Los Angeles Bureau of Engineering Deputies

Neighborhood Council Budget Advocates Meet with City of Los Angeles Bureau of Engineering Deputies By Connie Acosta On Tuesday, November 21, 2017, Neighborhood Council (NC) Budget Advocates, Barbara Ringuette, from Silver Lake NC, and Brian Allen, from Granada Hills NC, met with Engineering, Ted Allen, Deputy City Engineer; Mary Nemick, Director of Communications; and Robert Kadomatsu, [...]

By | December 1st, 2017|Blog, City Departments, City Planning, Los Angeles|Comments Off on Neighborhood Council Budget Advocates Meet with City of Los Angeles Bureau of Engineering Deputies

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|Comments Off on How to Create a Great Mural of Los Angeles

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

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