Tampa Avenue Median Beautification Project

Here are the proud members of the Northridge West Neighborhood Council (NWNC) starting their Tampa Avenue Median Beautification Project.  The NWNC worked diligently for over two (2) with the Council Office, the City's Office of Beautification, Urban Forestry and local community organizations to make this project a reality. NWNC retained the services of American Heritage Landscape, [...]

By | March 23rd, 2017|Blog, NCs Making a Difference|Comments Off on Tampa Avenue Median Beautification Project

EmpowerLA Awards and Neighborhood Council Recognition Event

Please join us on the 15 Year Celebration! The EmpowerLA Awards and Neighborhood Council Recognition Event will be held on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at Los Angeles City Hall, 200 S. Spring St. 3rd Floor. This event is for all current Neighborhood Council Board members to thank you for your dedication to improving our great [...]

By | March 9th, 2017|Blog, City Hall, Events, Local Heroes, NCs Making a Difference|Comments Off on EmpowerLA Awards and Neighborhood Council Recognition Event

NORTH HILLS WEST NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL CELEBRATES IT’S “14TH ANNIVERSARY

At the February 16th General Board meeting several of the founding and former North Hills West Neighborhood Council (NHWNC) Board and Committee members joined us to commemorate this milestone event.  Fratelli's delicious pizza with antipasto salad was served and topped off with Costco's chocolate layer cake. The meal and ambiance was enjoyed by all in attendance, [...]

By | February 27th, 2017|Blog, NCs Making a Difference|Comments Off on NORTH HILLS WEST NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL CELEBRATES IT’S “14TH ANNIVERSARY

Pathways to Employment

Plans are underway for the sixth annual Pathways to Employment event by the Northwest San Pedro Neighborhood Council. This event is designed to assist Harbor Area youth with the skills needed to apply for jobs, get hired, and successfully navigate everyday work life. The event will be held on April 1, 2017 at San Pedro [...]

By | February 27th, 2017|Blog, NCs Making a Difference|Comments Off on Pathways to Employment

MAYOR GARCETTI ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF GREAT STREETS CHALLENGE

Mayor Eric Garcetti today announced the winners of the Great Streets Challenge, a program that will award a total of $2 million to community-driven initiatives to re-imagine Los Angeles’ iconic commercial corridors. The seven selected projects span from Panorama City to Watts, and from the Westside to Boyle Heights. “Our streets belong to the people [...]

By | February 10th, 2017|Blog, City Hall, NCs Making a Difference|Comments Off on MAYOR GARCETTI ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF GREAT STREETS CHALLENGE

VANC Resource Board Assists with the Mission Hills Neighborhood Council Selections

The Mission Hills Neighborhood Council, as well as its many stakeholders, have been working diligently together to re-establish quorum on the Mission Hills Neighborhood Council Board. I am pleased to report that their efforts have resulted in a very successful Candidate Forum and Selection that was well attended by the community and it's candidates. Due [...]

By | February 3rd, 2017|Blog, NCs Making a Difference, Regional/Citywide NC Orgs.|Comments Off on VANC Resource Board Assists with the Mission Hills Neighborhood Council Selections

Neighborhood Councils Prove Most Successful in the Clean Streets L.A. Challenge!

Congratulations to all of the Neighborhood Councils and organizations that were recognized and awarded at last Saturday’s Board of Public Works Clean Streets LA Challenge Ceremony! There to join in the event was Mayor Eric Garcetti, Councilmembers Englander and Ryu, Innovation & Performance Commissioner Joe DiMento, Board of Public Works Commissioners Kevin James and Heather [...]

By | January 20th, 2017|Blog, NCs Making a Difference|Comments Off on Neighborhood Councils Prove Most Successful in the Clean Streets L.A. Challenge!

Clean Streets LA Challenge

Hello NC Public Works Liaisons and Neighborhood Clean-Up Leaders! The Board of Public Works is asking for Neighborhood Councils’ help in cleaning up our neighborhoods by announcing the below Clean Streets LA Challenge! Mayor Eric Garcetti, the City Council, the Innovation & Performance Commission, the Board of Public Works, and the Department of Public Works [...]

By | September 23rd, 2016|Blog, City Departments, Clean Streets, NCs Making a Difference, Public Works, Regional/Citywide NC Orgs.|Comments Off on Clean Streets LA Challenge

One Week from Saturday! 9th Annual Valley Disaster Preparedness Fair

The first 60 minutes after a disaster are critical, especially if you have sustained an injury. For a wide-spread disaster (earthquake, anyone?), it will be days or weeks before emergency personnel can come to your aid. Will you know what to do? Do you have a plan in place for your family? Do all family [...]

By | September 22nd, 2016|Blog, Emergency Preparedness, NCs Making a Difference|Comments Off on One Week from Saturday! 9th Annual Valley Disaster Preparedness Fair