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EmpowerLA

EmpowerLA is a service of the Department of Neighborhood Empowerment. Since its establishment in 1999, the Los Angeles Department of Neighborhood Empowerment has grown into the nation’s largest and most innovative initiative in civic engagement and citizen-based government. Through a network of 90 Neighborhood Councils, the City promotes public participation in government and works to improve government responsiveness to local concerns.
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EmpowerLAThursday, May 24th, 2018 at 11:07am
Unofficial results are in for the Westwood Neighborhood Council subdivision election.

Nearly 3500 people voted; over 57% voted YES to the formation of a new North Westwood Neighborhood Council!

Unofficial election results (and official results, once City Clerk certifies this election) can be viewed at https://clerk.lacity.org/los-angeles-city-clerk-election-division

(photo of the Westwood Fox Theater by Carol M. Highsmith, via the Library of Congress)
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EmpowerLA added 2 new photos.Saturday, May 19th, 2018 at 8:35am
Thanks to the many Angelenos who came to City Hall this morning for the Save A Life rally to #EndHomelessness!

Your letter of support can make a big difference in sheltering your homeless neighbors. Send one now via this link: http://herbwesson.com/support-letter-homeless-housing/

Get the facts about what is - and is not - part of the City's temporary homeless housing proposal here: http://herbwesson.com/initiatives/temporary-homeless-housing-facility/

#EveryoneIn #SaveALife
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EmpowerLAFriday, May 18th, 2018 at 5:55am
What do you think are the most important issues facing Neighborhood Councils? Tell the Board Of Neighborhood Commissioners by taking their survey, and help guide the future of the Neighborhood Council system. Please respond by 9 AM Fri 5/18:
http://tiny.cc/BONCsurvey

The Commission will be discussing these survey results at their retreat next Monday. The retreat is open to the public, if you would like to join:

Annual Retreat of the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners
Monday, May 21, 2018
1 pm
Cal State LA Downtown LA campus
801 South Grand Avenue, LA, CA 90017

The Board of Neighborhood Commissioners was established by the City Charter in 1999 as a policy-setting and oversight body for the Neighborhood Councils and the Department of Neighborhood Empowerment.
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EmpowerLA added 2 new photos.Thursday, May 17th, 2018 at 10:58am
FREE DATA WORKSHOP IN BOYLE HEIGHTS WED 5/30

Join us for a free workshop on using open data to spark community change! Learn how to obtain and use information from City databases about the people, assets, and businesses in your neighborhood to help your Neighborhood Council get grants and plan outreach campaigns.

Please bring your own laptop or tablet if you have one! (If you don’t have one, a limited number will be available at the event.)

RSVP to reserve your space now at http://tiny.cc/DataTraining

Wednesday, May 30th
5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Boyle Heights Technology Youth Center
1600 East 4th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90033
*Spanish translation AND parking will be available *

Brought to you by EmpowerLA in partnership with the LA Mayor’s Data Team, the Los Angeles Office of Finance, the Neighborhood Data for Social Change program at USC’s Sol Price Center for Social Innovation, and the Boyle Heights Technology Youth Center.
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Entrenamiento de Comunidad de Datos Abiertos

¡Únase a nosotros para una capacitación GRATUITA sobre cómo puede usar datos abiertos para generar cambios significativos en su comunidad!

Aprenda cómo obtener y usar la información de los datos abiertos de la Ciudad sobre las personas, los bienes y las empresas de su vecindario para ayudarle a obtener dinero y recursos para sus projectos de vecindario y planear campañas de extensión.


Un número determinado de computadoras estará disponible para el público, por favor traiga su propia computadora portátil o tableta si tiene una disponible.

REGISTRESE AQUI: http://tiny.cc/DataTraining

*Traducción en Español y estacionamiento disponibles *

Miércoles, 30 de mayo 2018
5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Boyle Heights Technology Youth Center
1600 East 4th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90033

Presentado por EmpowerLA en asociación con la Oficina del Alcalde de Los Ángeles, la Oficina de Finanzas de LA, Centro Juvenil de Tecnología de Boyle Heights, y el programa de Datos del Vecindario para el Cambio Social en el Centro de Sol Price de USC para la Innovación Social.
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EmpowerLAWednesday, May 16th, 2018 at 7:27am
Show how compassionate our city can be - turn out to support helping your homeless neighbors this Friday at LA City Hall!

Meet at 8:45 AM on the South Lawn of City Hall (at the intersection of First / Spring)

Can't join in person? send a letter of support to your City Councilmember. You can get contact info for all 15 members of the City Council at https://www.lacity.org/your-government/elected-officials/city-council/council-directory
#SaveALife #EndHomelessness #EveryoneIn
Thursday, May 24th, 2018 at 7:38am
Unofficial results are in for the #Westwood #NeighborhoodCouncil subdivision election. Nearly 3500 people voted; over 57% said YES to a new #NorthWestwood NC! See unofficial results (and official results, once @LACityClerk certifies this election) at https://t.co/YGFDK3FVpY https://t.co/s3cYeQFv8g EmpowerLA photo
Saturday, May 19th, 2018 at 4:59am
Thanks to the many Angelenos who turned out for this morning's #SaveALife rally at City Hall to #EndHomelessness! Your letter of support can make a big difference in sheltering your homeless neighbors. Send one now via this link: https://t.co/UgDbrwgdUd https://t.co/nrntQVJKJK EmpowerLA photo
Saturday, May 19th, 2018 at 3:55am
@slowtony @LACity Tony, thank you for all the work you & the other members of the Funding Equity Work Group have done to gather feedback & make recommendations regarding #NeighborhoodCouncil budgets. We sure appreciate you and your team!
Friday, May 18th, 2018 at 11:57pm
“There are 97 #NeighborhoodCouncils each w a budget of $42K for local efforts. They are all diverse & we want them to share best practices. Data can guide them.”

Data Programs Lead @KimRodriguezLA sharing impact created through her #opendata community trainings. #SocrataConnect https://t.co/f4sLAgWrVG
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Friday, May 18th, 2018 at 4:04am
@LACityView35 thank you for spreading the word, @LACityView35 ! 💙
Friday, May 18th, 2018 at 2:44am
@GTLNC thank you so much for sharing this! 💙