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How voting is changing in LA: What you and your stakeholders need to know

Voting in Los Angeles County has changed, including when, how, and where you cast your ballot. LA County’s new Vote Center program begins February 22 for California’s Presidential Primary Election on March 3. Here's what's new: Within the City of Los Angeles, there are fewer Vote Centers than there were traditional polling places. Many former [...]

By |2020-02-13T12:05:56-08:00February 7th, 2020|Blog, Elections|Comments Off on How voting is changing in LA: What you and your stakeholders need to know

Share Your Thoughts on the 2019 NC Elections In Person or Online

(by Thomas Soong, Director of Outreach & Communications) Thanks to all that participated in the 2019 NC Elections. It is because of you that the Neighborhood Council system thrives. Whether you were a voter or a candidate, there is a place for you with your Neighborhood Council! Please be involved, and stay involved. As we [...]

By |2019-07-26T11:35:49-07:00July 12th, 2019|Blog, Elections|Comments Off on Share Your Thoughts on the 2019 NC Elections In Person or Online

Election Day Facebook Invites – How to Find & Share Yours

EmpowerLA is creating Election Day Facebook event invites for each NC as your election approaches, to give you a one-stop-shop containing all your Election Day details that's easy to share with your stakeholders. We're also paying to advertise the event invites to Facebook users in your community, to help them learn about your Council and [...]

By |2019-04-19T13:55:07-07:00April 17th, 2019|Blog, Elections, Neighborhood Council Elections, Outreach, Outreach Tip Of The Week|Comments Off on Election Day Facebook Invites – How to Find & Share Yours

Election PSA Videos From City Councilmembers Krekorian, Blumenfield & Koretz

Thank you to our wonderful City Council members who made videos promoting Neighborhood Council elections in their Districts! Check out these great new videos below from Councilmembers Paul Krekorian (CD2), Bob Blumenfield (CD3), and Paul Koretz (CD5): Councilmember Paul Krekorian (District 2) Councilmember Bob Blumenfield (District 3) Councilmember Paul Koretz (District 5)      

By |2019-07-08T11:09:24-07:00April 12th, 2019|Blog, City Council, Election Chairs, Elections, Neighborhood Council Elections, Outreach Chairs, uncategorised|Comments Off on Election PSA Videos From City Councilmembers Krekorian, Blumenfield & Koretz

Here’s How to Find Your Neighborhood Council’s Voter Requirements & Election Day Info

Neighborhood Council elections are happening now, on different dates through mid-June! Visit the City Clerk's Election Day Info page to find your Council's election date & location: https://clerk.lacity.org/electiondayinfo Please note that many Councils require voters provide proof of stakeholder status to the polls. If your Council's polling info at the link above says "Documentation," contact [...]

By |2019-04-19T15:49:16-07:00April 5th, 2019|Blog, Elections|Comments Off on Here’s How to Find Your Neighborhood Council’s Voter Requirements & Election Day Info

Who Won?! Find your Neighborhood Council Election results

Find out who won your Neighborhood Council election by visiting the City Clerk's results page at https://clerk.lacity.org/elections/neighborhood-council-elections/2019-nc-election-results. Click the green button at the top of the list that includes your Neighborhood Council to see results.   When are election results available? Ballots are counted by the City Clerk one business day after Election Day. Unofficial results [...]

By |2019-07-08T11:09:35-07:00April 5th, 2019|Blog, Elections|Comments Off on Who Won?! Find your Neighborhood Council Election results

Thanks to City Attorney Mike Feuer for his great NC Elections PSA

City Attorney Mike Feuer talks about why it's important to get involved with your Neighborhood Council: "They're the backbone of community involvement here in Los Angeles," he says. Watch his full video below: [/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]

By |2019-07-08T11:09:36-07:00April 5th, 2019|Blog, City Attorney, Elections|Comments Off on Thanks to City Attorney Mike Feuer for his great NC Elections PSA

How To Use (And Not Use) Candidate Names on NC Election Material

The Office of the City Attorney has issued recommendations regarding when and how candidate names may be used on election outreach material that is created by and/or paid for by Neighborhood Councils. To avoid accusations of unfair promotions of some candidates over others, the City Attorney's team recommends that candidate names not be listed on [...]

By |2019-07-08T11:09:36-07:00April 1st, 2019|Blog, Elections|Comments Off on How To Use (And Not Use) Candidate Names on NC Election Material

Share Your Neighborhood Council Story

What hot-topic issues has your Neighborhood Council had an impact on in your community? Share your story with us for a chance to be featured in story pitches to local news outlets interested in covering the 2019 Neighborhood Council elections. Fill out this form to submit your story for consideration: http://bit.ly/NCStoriesSubmission

Be a Paid Pollworker at an Upcoming Neighborhood Council Election

Interested in being a poll worker for the 2019 Neighborhood Council elections? You are invited to apply if you meet the following requirements: - Are at least 18 years of age by Election Day - Speak, read, and write English (Bilingual skills a plus) - Attend a mandatory training session - Provide your own transportation [...]

By |2019-01-25T12:44:27-08:00January 25th, 2019|Blog, Elections|Comments Off on Be a Paid Pollworker at an Upcoming Neighborhood Council Election