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July 4, 2024

Celebrate Independence Day Safely at a Public Fireworks Show or Drone Display

Think About Your Neighbors and Celebrate SAFELY This Year! All fireworks, even the so-called 'safe and sane' variety remain illegal for personal possession or use in the City of Los Angeles. Attending a professional fireworks show or drone display is the safest and smartest way to celebrate Independence Day 2024. Professional Fireworks Shows within the City […]

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July 3, 2024

Proposed Sewer Service Charge Rate Increase

LA Sanitation is conducting public outreach efforts to inform communities across Los Angeles about the proposed Sewer Service Charge rate increase. We would like to give constituents a chance to ask questions and get information on available funding assistance for those in need. Residents should start seeing outreach mailers in their mailboxes the first week […]

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June 7, 2024

Roscoe Blvd Community Meeting on June 13 for the North San Fernando Valley Transit Corridor Project!

Next Week Join us for a Community Meeting on June 13 About Construction on Roscoe Bl for the North SFV Transit Corridor Project Metro has a plan to make it easier to get around LA, with better transit across the North Valley. The North San Fernando Valley Transit Corridor Project (North SFV) will improve east-west […]

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May 27, 2024

Gone, Not Forgotten

This Memorial Day, we honor and remember the brave soldiers who sacrificed their lives, ensuring that their courage and service are never forgotten.

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May 26, 2024

The Final LA City Budget

The Los Angeles City Council recently passed the budget for the upcoming fiscal year after a lengthy meeting. The budget addresses challenges posed by reduced revenue and rising costs, requiring difficult decisions to allocate limited resources effectively. Key highlights of the approved budget include funding for: Hiring 574 additional police officers Inside Safe housing program […]

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May 25, 2024

L.A. Mayor Karen Bass Wants Public Input on Police Chief Search. Here’s How the LAPD's New Leader Will Be Picked

Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore is retiring at the end of February, which means L.A. is on the hunt for a new leader in one of its most challenging jobs. Turnover in the police chief role happens every five to 10 years. Here’s your refresher on what the chief does, how the selection process will […]

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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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