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May 10, 2024

Mayor Bass Appoints Carmen Chang as Department of Neighborhood Empowerment General Manager

Los Angeles Mayor Karen Bass has appointed Carmen Chang as the new General Manager of the Los Angeles Department of Neighborhood Empowerment (DONE), an announcement confirmed by the Los Angeles City Council. Chang emphasized her commitment to inclusivity and representation in her new role: "I am honored to be appointed to serve as General Manager […]

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May 10, 2024

LADWP Level Pay

Optimize your budgeting with Level Pay monthly billing, a hassle-free payment plan that evens out seasonal fluctuations in your utility bills. With predictable monthly payments, you'll know exactly how much to budget each month, regardless of the season. All residential and multi-residential customers with eligible services, even those currently behind on their bills, can enroll. […]

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May 8, 2024

Mission Division Seminar on Sex Trafficking & Child Abuse

Saturday, May 18, 2024 10am - Noon Arleta High School Auditorium 14200 Van Nuys Blvd. Arleta, CA A seminar being put on by LAPD Mission Division Community Police Advisory Board  at Arleta High School on Saturday, May 18, 2024, 14200 Van Nuys Blvd., Arleta, CA 10:00 am to 12:00 pm in the Arleta High School […]

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May 6, 2024

Restaurant Service Fees Will Soon Be Illegal in California

The price you see on the menu is what you'll pay for your meal (plus taxes) under a state law that has the restaurant industry fuming. From automatic service charges to vague "living wage" fees, California restaurants have increasingly been tacking on extra costs to diners' bills in recent years, much to customers' chagrin. But […]

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April 24, 2024

City of LA's Single-Use Plastics Reduction Efforts

LA Sanitation & Environment (LASAN) and the City of Los Angeles are committed to reducing plastic pollution in our communities. Source reduction or preventing waste from being generated in the first place is the most effective waste management strategy. Visit to find out more about our plastics reduction programs and initiatives. Below is an overview […]

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April 15, 2024

TONIGHT: State of the City

The State of the City is happening TONIGHT at the halls of the people’s house — City Hall. You can join the live stream at 5:30 PM on Become a part of the conversation on X (formerly Twitter) by using the hashtag #SOTC2024 and follow us at @MayorOfLA. Looking forward to sharing the progress and future […]

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March 15, 2024

Everytable Free Home Delivered Meal Program

The City of Los Angeles is thrilled to announce the revival of its highly sought-after free home-delivered meal program for seniors. The Rapid Response Senior Meals Program is crafted with care and tailored exclusively for seniors residing in the City of Los Angeles who could benefit from additional food support. Participants will receive five free […]

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February 15, 2024

Local Assistance Centers for Storm Recovery

The City of Los Angeles announces the opening of three (3) Local Assistance Centers (LACs) for homeowners, renters, and business owners impacted by the early February storms. The LAC will be a one-stop shop where you can ask questions and obtain information on services and assistance available from government agencies and nonprofits. Note: Bring any […]

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February 4, 2024

Los Angeles City Confirms: LAUSD Schools to Stay Open Despite Upcoming Storm on Monday

Heavy Rainfall and Flooding Alert Overview Heavy rainfall is continuing in the region, resulting in a flood warning and flood watch. The National Weather Service reports significant rainfall in Santa Barbara, Ventura, and Los Angeles counties, with some areas receiving up to five inches of rain. The storm has also caused power outages in the […]

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February 1, 2024

Resources for Tenants and Landlords

Today is the deadline to repay rent owed between October 1, 2021, and January 31, 2023. The City of Los Angeles is working to prevent renter households from losing their homes and is spreading the message about resources available to help prevent Angelenos from self-evicting. (Lea este boletín de noticias en español) | (한국어로 된 뉴스레터는 여기서 […]

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January 23, 2024

Arleta Neighborhood Council Needs You! We have open seats!

Tell elected officials and other government agents, in-person, about the issues impacting you and your neighborhood. Improve your community. Criteria: Must live, work, attend school, or rent/own a property in Arleta. Arleta NC meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 PM at: Osborne Neighborhood Church 13501 Osborne Street, Arleta 1 - Seat […]

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January 15, 2024

Northridge quake: It changed the way scientists, government prep for Big One

The 6.7 quake in 1994 revealed crucial information for experts and residents to get ready next time When the Northridge earthquake struck the San Fernando Valley in the early hours of Jan. 17, 1994, Craig Renetzky and his family were asleep at home in Reseda three miles from the quake’s epicenter. As walls and windows […]

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December 16, 2023

Photos from the LAPD Mission Division Toy Drive & Car Show - Dec 2, 2023

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December 16, 2023

Photos from LAPD Toy Give Away, Miracle in Mission - Dec 9, 2023

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November 16, 2023

2024 EmpowerLA Youth Conference

Calling all aspiring leaders – applications for the 2024 EmpowerLA Youth Conference are now open! The Department of Neighborhood Empowerment is looking for 50 young people from across Los Angeles to participate in a day-long event focused on civic engagement, local government, and community impact. Spend the day at Los Angeles City Hall learning from […]

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November 4, 2023

The Great Pumpkin Bash - Sunday, November 5, 2023 - 10AM-2PM

Did you know that every year, over 1.3 billion pumpkins end up in our landfills after Halloween? This is a problem because when pumpkins – or any organic waste – are thrown out with the trash, they slowly decompose and release harmful methane gas. Methane is one of the most harmful greenhouse gasses to our […]

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October 24, 2023

Understanding L.A.'s New Plastics Reduction Ordinances & How They May Affect You

The City of Los Angeles has taken significant steps to curb plastic pollution within the city through the recent implementation of various ordinances that aim to reduce single-use plastic consumption among Angelenos, foster a culture of sustainability and environmental responsibility among our residents and business, as well as contribute to a cleaner environment for all. […]

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October 15, 2023

Community Investment for Families Department Survey

The Community Investment for Families Department invites you to participate in the Community Investment for Families Department’s short, 5-minute survey and let them know where you get your child care. Your participation will help them identify how the City can better support families like yours. The survey is available in eight different languages and can […]

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September 20, 2023

September is National Preparedness Month!

As we celebrate this month of preparedness, the City of Los Angeles Emergency Management Department is engaging the community for input as they update the City’s Local Hazard Mitigation Plan, to help plan for how to keep Angelenos safe in future emergencies or disasters. They want to hear from all Angelenos about their emergency preparedness priorities so that they […]

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September 19, 2023

Get help with back rent: Emergency Renters Assistance Program

Applications open Tuesday September 19, 2023 at 8am Pacific for the City of Los Angeles United to House LA Emergency Renters Assistance Program. At this time, applications are slated to close on Monday October 2, 2023 at 6pm Pacific. However, applicants who qualify are encouraged to apply as soon as possible. The Emergency Renters Assistance Program provides support to […]

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