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

Neighborhood Councils’ Key Part in LA’s Resilient Los Angeles Strategy

Mayor Eric Garcetti released his Resilient Los Angeles Strategy today at an EngageLA Getty House event with Neighborhood Council and community members in attendance. Neighborhood Councils, along with community organizations, play a big role in the second chapter of the strategy, which focuses on strong and connected neighborhoods with four specific goals:       Build social [...]

By | 2018-03-02T16:13:55+00:00 March 2nd, 2018|Blog, City Hall, Los Angeles|Comments Off on Neighborhood Councils’ Key Part in LA’s Resilient Los Angeles Strategy

LAPD Survey: What Qualities Should the Next Chief of Police Have?

The search for LA’s next Chief of Police is on, and you can help LAPD and the Board of Police Commissioners determine what characteristics and qualifications are most important in the next Police Chief by filling out this short survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LACOP-Survey. Information gathered will help identify the candidates best-suited to the job, and will also [...]

By | 2018-02-16T16:54:21+00:00 February 16th, 2018|Blog, City Departments, Los Angeles|Comments Off on LAPD Survey: What Qualities Should the Next Chief of Police Have?

Councilmember Nury Martinez invites you to join her at the Women’s March on January 20th!

Friends, I invite you to join me on Saturday, January 20th for the second-annual Women’s March in downtown Los Angeles. I can’t wait to join you in standing up for women’s rights, and in sending a message to the President that the women of Los Angeles won’t back down. This year’s march is also a call [...]

By | 2018-01-19T15:07:57+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Blog, City Departments, City Hall, Los Angeles|Comments Off on Councilmember Nury Martinez invites you to join her at the Women’s March on January 20th!

Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance Updates

As 2018 settles in, it is bringing important and exciting opportunities to the NCSA and its members and supporters. YOU are needed to shape the NCSA’s direction in 2018 and beyond Can you believe that next month marks three years since the NCSA held its first public forum, and embarked on vital and innovative community [...]

By | 2018-01-19T15:03:43+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Blog, Los Angeles, Neighborhood Councils, Sustainability|Comments Off on Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance Updates

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 | 2017-12-15T11:40:02+00:00 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 | 2017-12-08T13:17:51+00:00 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 | 2017-12-01T12:22:13+00:00 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 | 2017-12-01T14:18:10+00:00 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