The Mar Vista Community Council voted to oppose the proposed development at 12444 Venice Boulevard. A hearing on the development, possibly the last one, will be held downtown in the Ronald F. Deaton Civic Auditorium, 100 West 1st Street, on Tuesday, August 22nd at 2 p.m. Click here to see the hearing notificaiton.Read More »
Have you ever wondered what happens behind the scenes when you dial 9-1-1? As the CoPS Speaker Series continues, we welcome Police Service Representatives Sinuoun Nwosu and Ashley Mikell-Norman from the City of Los Angeles' 9-1-1 operations center. They'll share experiences from their more than 10 years of service and help us to understand how to use the 9-1-1 system more effectivelRead More »
The older adult population (65 years and above) in the Los Angeles region will double between 2010 and 2030, from approximately 1.1 million to more than 2.2 million people. To prepare our region for this dramatic demographic shift, the County and City of Los Angeles launched Purposeful Aging Los Angeles (PALA), a landmark initiative that unites public and private resources, ideas and strategies.Read More »
LAFD is seeking valuable input from its stakeholders. Please participate in shaping the future of the Los Angeles Fire Department by completing the 2017 LAFD Community Survey. Your participation as a community member is an integral part of developing its strategic plan.Read More »
The Sidewalk Repair Program Environmental Review Has Begun. Los Angeles has engaged in a massive Sidewalk Repair Program in part to repair and upgrade sidewalks and curb ramps adjacent to City-owned pedestrian facilities, so that they are compliant with applicable accessibility requirements. Street tree removals and replacements, along with utility relocations, may be needed, as well. Additionally, the City may adopt policies and/or ordinances to assist in the administration of the proposed Sidewalk Repair Program and its objectives.Read More »
The Mar Vista Community Council has an open volunteer position: that of At-Large Director. We will seek to fill the postion in accordance with Section 6 of our by-laws.
Persons who are interested in applying for the position must write a statement of candidacy, sunmitted by Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 12pm. Email statements to the Chair, at Sarah.Auerswald@marvista.org. The names of those submitting statements will be placed on the agenda of the September 12th Board meeting. Candidates are welcome to make a statement at that meeting in support of their candidacy. After that, the Chair shall appoint one candidate and the Board will vote.Read More »