West Nile Virus in Valley Glen

West Nile Virus in Valley Glen

West Nile Virus Detection: The Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District (GLACVCD) has confirmed mosquito samples to test positive for West Nile virus (WNV) in Valley Glen, Van Nuys, North Hollywood, Valley Village, Studio City and Sherman Oaks! GLACVCD...
Library to Go

Library to Go

You can now use pick up services at the Studio City and Sherman Oaks Libraries! Find out how. Holds are available for pick up at select libraries. Holds may be picked up by appointment Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Libraries remain closed to the...
Fireworks are dangerous and illegal

Fireworks are dangerous and illegal

Fireworks Have Consequences. WHY ARE FIREWORKS IN L.A. ILLEGAL? Fireworks kill on average 40 people per year. More than 3,000 people are hospitalized. More than half of those victims are children. There are many other reasons to avoid the personal use of fireworks,...
Safer LA Update

Safer LA Update

Beginning Friday, June 12, 2020 the following are permitted to reopen/resume: – gyms and fitness centers – museums, galleries – hotels for leisure – day camps and their pools – film, TV and music production – stadiums and arenas (without spectators) Businesses that...
What’s Open?

What’s Open?

In his press conference May 29th, Mayor Garcetti announced some of the latest steps the City and County of Los Angeles are taking toward a public health-conscious reopening of local businesses and public spaces. Here’s an overview of what’s open so far – please keep...
Can Sunlight Kill the Virus?

Can Sunlight Kill the Virus?

Research on the Effect of Sunlight on the Virus Newsweek reported May 22, 2020 that research showed that sunlight deactivated the virus in 7-14 minutes. Full Newsweek Article on Sunlight & Coronavirus. Safety Alerts Stay on top of the Mayor’s latest updates...