A Call for Cool Block Leaders!

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The nonprofit Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance (NCSA), in collaboration with the City of Los Angeles, invites Neighborhood Councils and city residents to learn about Cool Blocks LA, a free, five-month pilot program that helps neighborhoods become planet-friendly, disaster-resilient, and community-rich. The NCSA seeks three Cool Block Leaders within each Council District to build Cool Block […]

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East Valley Emergency Preparedness Summit

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Wednesday, October 26 at 6pm LA Valley College, Monarch Hall 5800 Fulton Ave. Valley Glen, CA 91401 Are you prepared for the next natural disaster? What should you do in an active shooter situation? Join Councilmembers Paul Krekorian and David Ryu, and the North Hollywood Community Police Advisory Board for an emergency preparedness workshop and […]

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City Approves Neighborhood Council Division Reform

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This month, the City Council voted to support a plan to simplify the process to allow for new neighborhood councils in smaller communities that are part of existing NCs. The old de-certification process was an unfair and overbearing process to people who serve as volunteers. The new ordinance allows for up to five new sub-division neighborhood council additions […]

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Recap of LA’s 2016 Congress of Neighborhood Councils

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This year’s Congress of Neighborhoods for the Neighborhood Councils (NCs) was up in attendance by the hundreds and consistent in quality as previous years. The program was well planned out and consisted of workshops from gaining knowledge of City departments’ protocols to improving pertinent management skills required of NC board members for successful interactions in […]

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Valley Disaster Preparedness Fair 2016

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Saturday October 1, 2016 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Free admission • Free family EP kits* • Free parking Free food* (all-beef hot dogs, hamburgers, and veggieburgers with fixings) Everything is free at the Fair to encourage everyone to be disaster ready. Fire Station 87 10124 Balboa Blvd Granada Hills, California 91344 (between Devonshire St. & […]

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Planning and Land Use 101

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Sat, October 8th, 10am – 1pm Confused about what’s being built in your community (and what isn’t)?  Learn how City Planning works! Free Planning & Land Use 101 crash course with special guests: Kevin Ocubillo | Transportation & Planning Deputy Office of Councilmember José Huizar, City Council District 14 | City of Los Angeles Craig […]

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