More Trees for Valley Glen

More Trees for Valley Glen

VALLEY GLEN – At Councilmember Krekorian’s request, the City of Los Angeles planted 25 new trees on Mary Ellen and Longridge avenues. City crews from the Bureau of Street Services, Urban Forestry Division, and the LA Beautification Team completed the...
New Valley Glen Signal Protects Pedestrians

New Valley Glen Signal Protects Pedestrians

VALLEY GLEN – The week of August 24, 2018, Councilmember Krekorian, joined by the LA Department of Transportation and community members, flipped the switch to activate a new crosswalk signal at the intersection of Oxnard Street and Varna Avenue, a vital...
How to Prevent West Nile Virus

How to Prevent West Nile Virus

LOS ANGELES – The Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District advises residents to take precautions against mosquitos and prevent the spread of West Nile. West Nile virus is a “bird virus” primarily transmitted between birds by mosquitoes. The virus also can be...
How to Harden the Target Against Burglary & Theft

How to Harden the Target Against Burglary & Theft

The Greater Valley Glen Council Public Safety Committee is concerned about crime prevention and offers you these tips on how to secure your home, business and car from burglaries and theft. You may also be interested in using the Crime Stoppers hotline. What is Crime...
Get a Free Street Tree

Get a Free Street Tree

Street trees cool houses and streets, thereby reducing energy needs and saving the residents money. Trees also beautify the neighborhood and encourage a healthy, outdoor lifestyle. Best of all, trees make people happy! The City’s grant-funded program can help...
You Can Prevent Tree Removal

You Can Prevent Tree Removal

As the City moves forward with sidewalk repairs, they are often removing trees that have caused the need for repair. The Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance is concerned about the negative impacts of tree removal as trees are beneficial in the fight against...