2016 Neighborhood Council Elections: Official Results

2016 Neighborhood Council Elections: Official Results

The results are in for the 2016 Neighborhood Council Elections! 25,571 voters voted for 1,839 candidates in 82 elections and 8 selections this year. The oldest candidate was 93 years old; the youngest just 14. 34 Neighborhood Councils helped pioneer online voting this...
CityWatch Launches Neighborhood Council Election Portal

CityWatch Launches Neighborhood Council Election Portal

CityWatch, the online news portal, has launched a Neighborhood Council page in partnership with the Department of Neighborhood Empowerment a.k.a. EmpowerLA to support the 2016 Neighborhood Council election outreach. CityWatch is published to encourage grassroots civic...
Help Your Community

Help Your Community

There is a major election taking place in 2016. No, it’s not the Presidential election. It’s the election for board members of the Greater Valley Glen Council (GVGC). The GVGC is the LA City certified Neighborhood Council that advises our LA City Council...
Stakeholder Definition Changes

Stakeholder Definition Changes

On Wednesday, December 18, 2013, LA’s City Council voted unanimously to approve CF 12-1682, changing the name and definition of the Factual Basis Stakeholder to Community Interest Stakeholder, defined as those who have a “substantial and ongoing participation within...