The City Planning Commission will hear the Proposed Amendments to the Coastal Transportation Corridor Specific Plan and the West LA Transportation Improvement and Mitigation Specific Plan on Thursday, March 8, 2018
The updates to the two Specific Plans are scheduled to be heard at the City Planning Commission after 8:30am on Thursday, March 8, 2018. The meeting will be held at:
Los Angeles City Hall
200 N. Spring St. Room 340
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(Public entrance is on Main St.)
The City will be hiring a new Chief of Police and the Police Commissioners invite the public to attend and provide community input. Join the discussion about the attributes, qualifications, and experience needed to lead the Los Angeles Police Department and oversee public safety for our diverse communities.Read More »
Want to learn how you can turn your trash into renewable energy from your backyard? Then come visit the Green Tent on January 7th to learn all about biogas from HomeBiogas.
All organic waste, including your weekly food scraps and daily dog droppings, produces methane. When this type of waste is sent to the landfill, it produces methane which immediately enters the atmosphere where it acts as a potent greenhouse gas and a primary contributor to global climate change.Read More »
Volunteers are needed in Mar VIsta for the West Los Angeles homeless count on the evening of Wednesday, January 24, 2018. Click here to register now to be one of the 8,000 volunteers needed to conduct the 2018 Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count.Read More »
The Department of Neighborhood Empowerment is excited to announce IgniteLA, a program for young women that builds civic knowledge and leadership skills to bolster civic engagement.
IgniteLA is a non-partisan program whose mission is to empower young woman (14-24) interested in public service with the political and practical skills she needs to be a successful civic leader.
The Application Deadline is January 15th.
The branch begins the year continuing the Winter Reading Challenge. There is still time to sign-up in the branch or online. Reading just 5 hours entitles you to a book and a raffle ticket with a chance to win a branch prize. Stop by the Reference Desk to see the choices!
Read on to view the January calendar and a list of featured events...Read More »
WE’RE BACK!!!! The Mar Vista Green Garden Showcase will return in 2018! With a few years off to recharge our creative batteries, we’re coming back on Saturday, April 28, 2018 from 10am to 4pm for another FUN and FREE celebration of sustainable gardening.Read More »