Board of Neighborhood Commissioners UPDATE

At its February 4th meeting, the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners (Commission) unanimously voted to accept the Neighborhood Council Plan Review committee’s recommendation on posting. By doing so, the Commission has taken the first step in changing its 5 posting requirement for Neighborhood Councils. Currently, Neighborhood Councils are required to post their agendas in five physical [...]

By | February 7th, 2014|Blog, City Departments, NC Plan|Comments Off on Board of Neighborhood Commissioners UPDATE

Commission Adopts Six NC Plan Review Committee Recommendations

On Tuesday, January 7, 2014, LA’s Board of Neighborhood Commissioners (Commission) voted unanimously to adopt six (6) of the Neighborhood Council Plan Review committees’ recommendations and officially forward those recommendations to LA City Council’s Education and Neighborhoods committee. The recommendations if adopted by the City Council and signed by the Mayor would impact how Neighborhood [...]

By | January 10th, 2014|Blog, Commission, NC Plan|Comments Off on Commission Adopts Six NC Plan Review Committee Recommendations

Deadline Extended on NC Policy Motions Survey

There may be some changes in Neighborhood Council policy ahead, but first the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners wants to hear from YOU. If you haven’t yet done so, you now have until December at noon to take the online survey and weigh in on 8 pending Neighborhood Council Policy Motions. If adopted by the Commission [...]

By | December 12th, 2013|Blog, NC Plan|1 Comment

Commission Seeks Neighborhood Council Input on 8 Motions

The Board of Neighborhood Commissioners is requesting input from Neighborhood Council board members and stakeholders on eight motions it will be considering. To make your views known to the commission, take their survey at surveymonkey.com/s/8motions. The deadline to take the survey has been extended to noon, December 22, 2013! The motions cover issues impacting how [...]

By | December 6th, 2013|Blog, Commission, NC Plan|Comments Off on Commission Seeks Neighborhood Council Input on 8 Motions

NC Plan Survey Says…

The survey results are in for the nine motions proposed by the Neighborhood Council Plan Review Committees! Over a period of two months, 389 responses were collected from the public, with most originating from Board Members and stakeholders who identified with one of 65 Neighborhood Councils. The survey affirms the work of the NC Plan [...]

By | September 20th, 2013|Blog, NC Plan|Comments Off on NC Plan Survey Says…

NC Plan Survey Closing, But Input Still Welcomed

The survey for the nine NC Plan Review committee recommendations will close this weekend, but the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners hopes that Neighborhood Councils continue to send in resolutions or comments until the Commission is able to agendize the issues in a couple weeks. The nine motions address important policies which govern the Neighborhood Council [...]

By | August 30th, 2013|Blog, NC Plan, Regional/Citywide NC Orgs.|Comments Off on NC Plan Survey Closing, But Input Still Welcomed

Last Call for Feedback on Nine NC Plan Review Recommendations

In June, the NC Plan Review Committees issued nine recommendations to the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners regarding important policies which govern the Neighborhood Council system. The Commission decided to postpone voting on the recommendations for 60 days to give Neighborhood Councils the opportunity to weigh in. If you or your Neighborhood Council has not yet [...]

By | August 23rd, 2013|Blog, NC Plan|Comments Off on Last Call for Feedback on Nine NC Plan Review Recommendations

Input Sought On Nine NC Plan Review Motions

The Board of Neighborhood Commissioners (Commission) is requesting Neighborhood Councils to provide input by the end of this month on nine Neighborhood Council Plan Review motions that are currently under its consideration.  The nine motions originated from the Commission’s review committees and address the topics of: Subdivision Grievances and Complaints Board Selections Elections Brown Act [...]

By | August 2nd, 2013|Blog, Commission, NC Plan, Regional/Citywide NC Orgs.|Comments Off on Input Sought On Nine NC Plan Review Motions

Commission Passes Stakeholder Motion

Commission passes motion recommending to City Council that “factual basis” be replaced with “community interest” stakeholder. At its June 17 regular meeting, the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners passed a motion recommending to City Council that the current definition of “factual basis” stakeholder be removed from the City’s Administrative Code and replaced with “community interest stakeholders, [...]

By | June 24th, 2013|Blog, Commission, NC Plan|1 Comment

Neighborhood Council Plan Review Joint Meeting

The Neighborhood Council Plan Review Committees will be meeting jointly on Saturday, June 22nd to discuss and make recommendations on a number of policy issues including: Grievances and Complaints, Department duties, Commission duties, Funding/Grants, Brown Act/Sunshine Ordinance, Training, Early Notification and more! The process for reviewing the Neighborhood Council Plan and the many issues contained [...]

By | June 14th, 2013|Blog, NC Plan|Comments Off on Neighborhood Council Plan Review Joint Meeting