Wishing You a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Posted on 12/21/2021

The Mar Vista Community Council Wishes you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Meetings begin again on Tuesday, January 11, 2022. Check our Calendar for details. 

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Zone 4 Director Vacancy

Posted on 10/20/2021

Are you a Stakeholder in Zone 4 or have a friend who is?

Either way, the Mar Vista Community Council is looking for the next Zone 4 Director.

This is a wonderful opportunity to engage with the community and to advocate for its interests to the City. The appointment will last until the next election in June of 2023; when all Board members may run for re-election.

In order to qualify, a candidate must be at least eighteen years of age and live, work, or own real property within the geographic boundaries of Zone 4 (South of Palms Blvd., North of Venice Blvd., East of Centinela Ave., and West of the 405 freeway).

This is a volunteer position and the new Zone 4 Director will also serve as the 2nd Vice-Chair of the PHS & Homeless Committee. This committee meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 6:30pm. The Board meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 7pm and attendance is required. Some members spend four or five hours per week on Board business; others spend many more.

The appointment will be made at the November 17, 2021 Board of Directors meeting, in accordance with Article V, Section 6 of the "Bylaws of the Mar Vista Community Council" and will take effect upon the conclusion of that meeting. To apply, please send a statement of candidacy with your phone number to Chair@MarVista.org. The due date for submittals is 5 p.m. on Sunday, November 14, 2021.

Look forward to talking with all interested Stakeholders! Thank you.

2021 MVCC Election

Posted on 11/30/2020

New Directors will be seated on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at 7pm. Be sure to attend via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/94656476371

Official results for 2021-2023 MVCC Board of Directors


  • (Z1) Tyler Laferriere - 108 votes
  • (Z2) Martin Rubin - 116 votes
  • (Z3) Andrew Marton - 464 votes
  • (Z4) Robert Watkins - 279 votes
  • (Z5) Drew Ruesch - 116 votes
  • (Z6) Holly Tilson - 266 votes
  • (Z7) Faith Myhra - 64 votes


  • Kathryn Wheeler - 1285 votes


  • Carolyn K. Honda - 1338 votes
  • Charlene Samiley - 1294 votes
  • Stacey Greenwald - 1277 votes
  • Jordan Paul - 1270 votes
  • Kathy Rodriguez - 1266 votes
  • Bitta Jansma Sharma - 488 votes 
  • Mary Beth Blakey - 471 votes

Link to City's Official Release for Mar Vista: https://ens.lacity.org/clk/elections/clkelections3558152006_06222021.pdf

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NEW!! -- Emergency Preparedness Series

Posted on 02/27/2021

The Public Health & Safety Committee has co-sponsored an emergency preparedness series to educate stakeholders as what to do in a critical emergency. Don't be caught unprepared! Hindsight does you no good when disaster strikes.

The next class is June 7, "Search & Rescue". The class will be lead by instructor Chin Thammasaengsri, a LAFD CERT South Bureau Coordinator.

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