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Funding Update 2.7.13

IMPORTANT DATES / DEADLINES February 28, 2013 – Treasurer’s Training May 15, 2013 – Last Day to Submit Complete Demand Warrants and Neighborhood Purpose Grants Treasurer’s Trainings “Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.” - Abigail Adams The Funding Unit will hold the next [...]

By | February 7th, 2013|Blog, Neighborhood Council Funding|Comments Off on Funding Update 2.7.13

News from Field Operations 2.7.13

Dear NC Leaders, In last week's update I shared with you that we were welcoming back to the field division, Neighborhood Empowerment Analyst, Amber Meshack. Amber will be assigned to work with regions 11 and 12 (West & Harbor). View the updated assignment sheet for your reference on Slideshare. With regards to training, the City [...]

By | February 7th, 2013|Blog, Events|Comments Off on News from Field Operations 2.7.13

Union Station Master Plan Survey

Update: This questionnaire is closed and the link has been removed. Metro is underway with Master Planning efforts to create a careful blueprint for development that will make LA Union Station a 21st century transit station. Building off the great feedback we received at last month’s LA Union Station Master Plan Community Kick-off, we would [...]

By | February 6th, 2013|Blog|Comments Off on Union Station Master Plan Survey

Zoo Drive to be Closed through June 2013

*TRAFFIC ADVISORY* Zoo Drive between the L.A. Live Steamers Railroad Museum and Riverside Drive to be Closed through June 2013 for Water Pipeline Construction Local Access will Remain Open for Park and Museum Parking Lots LADWP Water System crews are installing a large diameter water pipeline, known as the River Supply Conduit Improvement Project Lower Reach [...]

By | February 6th, 2013|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Zoo Drive to be Closed through June 2013

Mayor’s Office releases the 2013 Los Angeles Budget Challenge!

How would you fill a $216 million budget gap and balance the City’s budget? You and your fellow Neighborhood Council members and stakeholders are encouraged to provide your input by taking the 2013 Los Angeles Budget Challenge at LA.BudgetChallenge.org starting February 1 (download the 20 page print survey here). Developed with input from your Neighborhood [...]

By | February 1st, 2013|Blog, Budget|9 Comments

News from Field Operations 1.31.13

Dear Neighborhood Council (NC) leaders, The Department's Field Division has been busy making final transitions in regards to their regional Neighborhood Council assignments. We have been working on our training and education schedule, which we hope to roll out next week. In the meantime, please save the date for the upcoming Ethics & Open Government [...]

By | January 31st, 2013|Blog|Comments Off on News from Field Operations 1.31.13

Funding Update 1.31.13

The Funding Unit will hold the next Treasurer’s Training on Thursday, February 28, 2013, from 6pm – 9pm in City Hall, 20th Floor. Please contact Betty Wong-Oyama (Betty.Wong@lacity.org) to make a reservation. Or you can also call the Department at (213) 978-1551. We invite each and every one of you to attend a training, whether as a refresher or for the first time.

By | January 31st, 2013|Blog, Events, Neighborhood Council Funding|Comments Off on Funding Update 1.31.13

Crisis Response Team Now Recruiting – March 2013

The Crisis Response Team (CRT) program is composed of professionally trained civilian community volunteers who respond to traumatic incidents at the request of the Los Angeles Police and Fire Departments in each of the fifteen Council Districts.  CRT volunteers provide immediate on-scene crisis intervention, attend to urgent victim comfort needs, acts as a liaison between [...]

By | January 31st, 2013|Blog, City Departments|Comments Off on Crisis Response Team Now Recruiting – March 2013

Ted Thomas is a Local Hero!

“You have to keep organizing all the time. You can’t ever stop organizing.” – Ted Thomas, President of the Park Mesa Heights Community Council “You have to keep organizing all the time. You can’t ever stop organizing,” explained Ted Thomas, President of the Park Mesa Heights Neighborhood Council. Though Thomas is a soft-spoken man in his 70s [...]

By | January 30th, 2013|Blog, Local Heroes|4 Comments