Pool at Hubert Humphrey Park to Remain Open Year Round

Council Member Richard Alarcon announced last night at the town hall meeting that the pool at Hubert Humphrey Park in Pacoima will remain open year round.

Congratulations to all of the community members that acted so quickly and were able to organized a positive movement for this accomplishment.

Community members in attendance thanked the Mayor’s Office, City Council Members, and the Recreations and Parks Department for their efforts in accomplishing this task.

Energy Upgrade California Rebate Program

You are invited to participate in bringing awareness to your community about a home energy upgrade program that provides residents up to $8,000 cash back for a limited time. The goal of Energy Upgrade California is to improve homeowners’ quality of life by reducing their energy bills, providing an effective approach in energy efficiency, and improving the comfort and health of … [Read more…]

Neighborhood Council Elections: Beyond the Ballot Box

From http://empowerla.org/neighborhood-council-elections-beyond-the-ballot-box/ Voters in the Northeast Valley turned out for the first of 11 regional Neighborhood Council elections, exceeding expectations and raising the standard for participatory democracy. It was just two months ago that the City Council passed the ordinance that empowered the Department of Neighborhood Empowerment to partner with Neighborhood Councils in conducting their elections. Sylmar, Pacoima, … [Read more…]

LADWP Asks Customers to Continue Conserving Energy Where Possible during Heat Wave

As a heat wave continues to roast the Southland, the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power asks customers to keep conserving energy use where possible between 11:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. today, while staying safe. A statewide Flex Alert was issued yesterday by the California Independent System Operator (CAL ISO) to encourage energy conservation through Sunday, August 12. LADWP joins CAL ISO … [Read more…]