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There are many of community and fundraising events going on Wisdom of life all year round. No matter what your interest is, there are plenty of opportunities to get involved and make a difference.

Get Tax Breaks for Turning Vacant Property into Local Food Sources with Urban Agricultural Incentive Zones

LA landowners - save money and green your neighborhood with the City of LA's urban agriculture program! Owners of vacant properties in the City of Los Angeles who want to use their land for urban agriculture may qualify for tax breaks of up to $15,000/year, under a City program that would designate this land as [...]

By |2019-07-19T15:36:24-07:00July 16th, 2019|Blog, City Planning, uncategorised|Comments Off on Get Tax Breaks for Turning Vacant Property into Local Food Sources with Urban Agricultural Incentive Zones

Free Car Seat Check-Up Events June 22 & June 29

Did you know that over 80% of car safety seats for children aren't installed correctly? Help keep your family safe - get your child's car seat inspected by the California Highway Patrol or a certified child passenger safety technician free of cost. You have two opportunities to do so this June: Saturday June 22nd California [...]

By |2019-06-07T13:21:18-07:00June 7th, 2019|Blog, Public Safety, uncategorised|Comments Off on Free Car Seat Check-Up Events June 22 & June 29

Budget Day 2019 is June 29th: Come Have a Say in How Your Tax Dollars are Spent

Join the Neighborhood Council Budget Advocates at City Hall on Saturday, June 29th for their annual Budget Day event! Everyone is welcome to attend who is interested in learning more about how the City spends its money - and how to create influence regarding spending decisions in Los Angeles. Free with RSVP, and breakfast (and [...]

By |2019-05-31T16:42:42-07:00May 31st, 2019|Blog, Budget, Budget Advocates, City Hall, uncategorised|Comments Off on Budget Day 2019 is June 29th: Come Have a Say in How Your Tax Dollars are Spent

Renters Rights Workshops: Learn Your Rights as a Tenant (May 2019)

Learn your renters' rights at one of the City of LA's Housing + Community Investment Dept's upcoming workshops! Below is a list of upcoming classes, which are being held at locations all over LA in both English and Spanish. Seating is limited so it's a good idea to reserve your space today. RSVP by calling [...]

By |2019-05-08T14:09:38-07:00May 8th, 2019|Blog, uncategorised|Comments Off on Renters Rights Workshops: Learn Your Rights as a Tenant (May 2019)

Voting Closes 4/29 for LA2050 Grants – Here’s Our List of NC-Related Finalists

Voting is open now through Monday, April 29th at 5:00 pm PST for this year's LA2050 grant cycle! The LA2050 grants provide funding for innovative projects designed to make LA a better place to live, learn, connect, create, and play by the year 2050. One of last year's big winners was Miry's List - a program that [...]

By |2019-04-23T15:44:13-07:00April 23rd, 2019|Blog, uncategorised|Comments Off on Voting Closes 4/29 for LA2050 Grants – Here’s Our List of NC-Related Finalists

Highlights from Mayor Garcetti’s 2019 State of the City Speech

Mayor Eric Garcetti delivered his 2019 State of the City address on Wednesday, April 17th at Lincoln High School in East Los Angeles. As the site where the Chicano Blowouts of 1968 began - a youth civil rights movement where 22,000 students walked out of LAUSD high schools to protest unequal conditions there - Lincoln High was [...]

By |2019-07-08T11:09:24-07:00April 18th, 2019|Blog, City Hall, LAPD, LAUSD, Mayor / Mayor's Office, Public Safety, uncategorised|Comments Off on Highlights from Mayor Garcetti’s 2019 State of the City Speech

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

Valley Alliance of NCs Presents VANC “Best Of” Awards at Annual Mixer

The Valley Alliance of Neighborhood Councils (VANC) held their 16th annual mixer on March 14th, and it was standing-room only! City Attorney Mike Feuer and Councilmembers Paul Krekorian, Bob Blumenfield and Paul Koretz all stopped by to celebrate the 34 Neighborhood Councils of the SF Valley and the winners of the annual VANC "Best Of" [...]

By |2019-07-08T11:09:37-07:00March 15th, 2019|Blog, uncategorised|Comments Off on Valley Alliance of NCs Presents VANC “Best Of” Awards at Annual Mixer

The City of Los Angeles Personnel Department Hosts Blood Drive – July 31st!

The City of Los Angeles Personnel Department is hosting an upcoming blood drive on Tuesday, July 31st, from 9am to 3pm at the Medical Services Division. We need your support! Please join us and schedule an appointment today by calling Natalie Bakirci at (213) 473- 6953 or through email at Natalie.bakirci@lacity.org.   Participants will receive a Redbox E-Code as a special thank you [...]

By |2019-07-08T11:10:19-07:00July 13th, 2018|uncategorised|Comments Off on The City of Los Angeles Personnel Department Hosts Blood Drive – July 31st!

2018 Summer Reading Challenge

Starting on June 4, join the Summer Reading Challenge at the Los Angeles Public Library.  Sign up online June 4 to August 4 at lapl.org/summer or visit your local library. Children, teens and adults collect points for reading, completing activities, attending a library event or exploring Los Angeles. You choose what you want to do. Log 1000 points and earn cool prizes!

By |2019-07-08T11:10:34-07:00June 1st, 2018|uncategorised|Comments Off on 2018 Summer Reading Challenge
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