The City of Los Angeles has launched an unprecedented sidewalk repair program, SAFE SIDEWALKS LA, which will invest $1.4 billion over 30 years to make sidewalks accessible to everyone. These repairs will improve neighborhood safety and boost the quality of life. Safe Sidewalks LA includes: Access Request Program:  The program makes repairs requested by/for people … [Read more…]

City to Acquire ‘Crown Jewel’ of LA River

The Los Angeles City Council just approved the purchase of 42 acres of property at the center of plans to revitalize the Los Angeles River. Known as the G2 parcel, the property is the final remnant of the 250-acre Taylor Yard owned by Union Pacific Railroad. Taylor Yard is on the east bank of the … [Read more…]

LA City Council Unanimously Votes to Bring the 2024 Olympics to Los Angeles

This week, the Los Angeles City Council, alongside dozens of Olympic athletes who call Los Angeles home, voted to approve the LA2024 bid for the Olympic and Para-Olympic Games. Los Angeles is a cultural and industrial mashup unlike anywhere else in the world. Residents from over 100 countries are held together by a collective optimism, a push for progress, and … [Read more…]


During the day of Tuesday, 1/24/17, LAHSA is requesting the assistance of 4-5 mobile teams to cover large areas of SPA 2, specifically census tracts near Agua Dulce and the Foothill areas near Lake View Terrace. To count these census tracts, teams will need to drive. If you and/or anyone you know is interested in … [Read more…]

City Council Passes Zero Waste LA Program

Zero Waste LA is a new public private partnership designed to address the 3-million tons of waste disposed annually by businesses, consumers and residents. This innovative franchise system establishes a waste and recycling collection program for all commercial, industrial, and large multifamily customers in the City of Los Angeles. The program, which Councilmembers Paul Koretz … [Read more…]

TechFair LA

Join the Office of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and the City’s Entrepreneur in Residence Jason Nazar, for one of the City’s largest Technology Job Fairs taking place on Thursday, January 26th from 11-8pm at The Reef in Downtown Los Angeles. The fair will feature 200+ of LA’s premier technology companies looking to hire great … [Read more…]

Financial Planning for After-Holiday Stress Workshop

Controller Ron Galperin invites you to the Financial Planning for After-Holiday Stress workshop on January 25, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at the North Hollywood Amelia Earhart Regional Library. General Information: Event: Controller Galperin’s Financial Planning for After-Holiday Stress workshop Location: North Hollywood Amelia Earhart Regional Library – 5211 Tujunga Ave., North Hollywood, … [Read more…]