Candidates can see which seats are open for each of Neighborhood Council by viewing each Neighborhood Council’s EmpowerLA Election page. It is up to each Election Committee to make that information easily available for your stakeholders.

Here’s what you can do:
Step 1. Go to
Step 2. Click on your NC on the map
Step 3. Click on the “2016 Elections” image
Step 4. You will now be on your own NC Elections Page. At the bottom of the page, you will see the seats open for candidates.

Hint: Create a 1-sheet for your Neighborhood Council with the candidate filing dates, applicable open seats, link to candidate registration ( ), link to your bylaws (, and Candidate Guidelines (

If you have any questions, suggestions, or comments please email 818-293-VOTE (8683).