Coffee with Councilmember Marqueece Harris-DawsonPosted on 02/05/19
Council District 8 is pleased to invite you to their upcoming "Coffee with the Councilmember" meeting which is taking place at Bird's Nest Cafe (2403 South Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles CA 90007), one of the hidden gems of Council District 8.
Councilman Harris-Dawson is looking forward to a productive conversation about upcoming projects, human trafficking task force, nuisance abatement strike team and much more. As you are well aware, these friendly meetings include a substantial amount of Q&A, so please come ready to ask your questions.
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Have you seen NANDC's brand new bus shelter ads? We've installed 10 ads all over our neighborhood that will help with outreach and spread the word about YOUR neighborhood council.Read More
NANDC reviewed the 806 West Adams Champion Development and voted to oppose the project in its current form because of numerous issues.Read More
Each year, thousands of people gather throughout Los Angeles County to take part in the Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count. Having information about our homeless neighbors makes life better for all of us. NANDC members are going to count this year, will you?
You can now register for the Count ( www.theycountwillyou.org ), which will take place January 22-24:
Tuesday, January 22: San Fernando Valley, Santa Clarita Valley, & San Gabriel Valley
Wednesday, January 23: South Bay/Harbor Cities & East and West Los Angeles County
Thursday, January 24: Antelope Valley, Metro Los Angeles, & South Los Angeles County
Mayor Eric Garcetti announced the launch of ShakeAlertLA, the nation’s first publicly available earthquake early warning mobile application. The launch fulfilled his 2017 promise to launch the app by the end of 2018.
The ShakeAlertLA app can provide you with critical seconds of warning that an earthquake has begun and shaking is imminent. Alerts are issued when an earthquake of magnitude 5.0 or larger is detected by a regional sensor network and shaking is expected to be felt in the Los Angeles area.
Download the App today:Read More
Please vote your level of satisfaction on City Services and those elected to represent your interests. All Angelenos are encourage to rate the City’s services and what you think about elected officials and organizations, those who are supposed to work for you, at http://bit.ly/LAreportcard .
DEADLINE JANUARY 5, 2019.Read More
The 1190 West 29th Street development in the NANDC district is a fine example of a design review process that insures new development is compatible with the character of the neighborhood.Read More
We had an incredibly succesful cleanup this past weekend. Thanks to everyone who volunteered their time to help clean up an entire one-mile stretch of Jefferson Blvd. - all the way from from Western to Vermont.Read More
NANDC Board members were invited to visit Sanctuary of HOPE’s soon-to-be opening Bridge Housing site in Area 2 that will serve homeless, foster care, or at-risk youth.Read More
Our next cleanup event will take place along Jefferson Blvd on Saturday, October 6, 2018 from 9am-12pm.Read More
Construction on the four-story affordable housing project called Metro @ Western is well underway.Read More
We currently have two vacant roles: Area 1 Represenative and At-Large-Representative. NANDC Stakeholders are encouraged to apply!Read More
It’s summertime, and you know what that means: movies in the park! Come to a free screening of COCO July 27 at The Denker Recreation Center!Read More
Thank you to everyone who attended SunFest 2018 and helped make our big summer event a major success! NANDC and the office of Los Angeles City Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson partnered for this free event in South LA that featured live music, a ferris wheel, games, entertainment, free food, giveaways and more.Read More
NANDC and the office of Los Angeles City Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson will partner for SunFest 2018, a free event in South LA that will bring together the community to kick off the start of summer. The event will feature live music, rides, games, entertainment, free food, giveaways and more.Read More
Please note that the June NANDC board meeting has been canceled. The next board meeting will take place Thursday, July 5 at at 6:30pm at the USC Village Community Room.Read More
We’re excited to announce NANDC's inaugural SunFest, happening at Loren Miller Park from 12pm-5pm on Saturday, June 30!Read More
On April 22, 2018, our neighborhood saw the opening of the Banc of California Stadium in Exposition Park, after a total of 17 months of construction.Read More
Our community continues to make a difference! This past weekend, our neighbors got together to help clean up our streets.Read More
Have you seen our brand new bus bench ads around the neighborhood?Read More
NANDC is opposed to the I-110 HOV/HOT Flyover Connector Project due to its severe and irreparable impacts to not only the historic St. John's Cathedral but to the University Park neighborhood.Read More
Beginning Thursday, April 5, 2018, our monthly general board meetings will be held at USC Village Community Room.Read More
In March, NANDC board members joined 300 other local leaders at LA City Hall for the 2018 EmpowerLA Awards, celebrating Neighborhood Councils across Los Angeles, and where NANDC was honored to win an EmpowerLA Award.Read More
NANDC's next neighborhood clean-up will take place on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 9:00 am! Meet on the corner of Normandie Ave and Exposition Blvd. Take pride in your community and make a difference - see you there!Read More
Hathaway Dinwiddie Construction Co will hold an informational session in May on how residents can take part in the construction of the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art in Exposition Park.Read More
The paid 6-week internship for the Summer Introduction to Engineering & Science Program is now accepting applications. High school juniors or seniors can earn $12.00 per hour, maximum of 20 hours per week during the internship.Read More
NANDC reviewed the proposed SB-827 bill and voted to oppose it and provide written objection to adopting a plan which removes land use and planning authority within one half mile of high quality transit from jurisdictions and charter cities.Read More
The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art officially broke ground in Exposition Park on Wednesday, March 14, 2018.Read More
Join LA City Attorney Mike Feuer for a Town Hall with local communities, including those in the NANDC area.Read More
We currently have an opening for two positions on the NANDC board:
In order to be eligible for the board you must be a stakeholder within the NANDC service area.
UPDATE: Both seats have now been filled: Please welcome new At-Large Rep Lucas Dickey and Area 2 Rep Jasmin MartinezRead More
NANDC recently issued a survey to our stakeholders - with the intent to get to know all of the great people who make up our proud community. The survey was taken online and in-person at several of our monthly meetings, door-to-door appeals and at NANDC events.Read More
With a oil drill site located right on Jefferson Blvd in the heart of the NANDC district, we believe our community might be interested in attending an event sponsored by STAND-LA. The event, "Stand for Justice," will take place on February 3, 2018.Read More
This year, the North Area Neighborhood Development Council completed community beautification projects, supported a number of great community events, such as family movie screenings, to reach our stakeholders, voiced our support for projects in our area that would bring more opportunities to our community – and more...Read More
Join us for our Holiday Party December 7...Read More
Quite often we do not receive follow up after approving and distributing Neighborhood Purpose Grants. This year, we gave a grant to United Voices of Literacy (UVOL) for their USC ReadersPlus...Read More
The Department of Neighborhood Empowerment is excited to announce IgniteLA, a program for young women that builds civic knowledge and leadership skills to bolster civic engagement...Read More
Saturday, November 4, NANDC partnered with KYCC and Make Jefferson Beautiful to plant 19 trees and clean and weed on Jefferson Blvd...Read More
NANDC wants to get to know all of the great people who make up our proud community – that includes you! Please take a moment to fill out and submit our short anonymous survey (it takes only two minutes of your time). Your answers will help us get to know you better and what issuesRead More
September is Civic Engagement Month in honor of the work of the Neighborhood Councils and of all the City’s public engagement efforts! Civic Engagement is about getting involved in your community. You are never too young or too old to get involved. Find out how!Read More
NANDC Board Members celebrated National Night Out against crime on August 1 with the Adams-Normandie Neighborhood Association.Read More
At our July 13 meeting and Volunteer Appreciation Social we heard from LAPD Officer Steven Hollowell, who is part of a four person bike patrol unit in the Southwest Area. He informed attendees that the bike patrol does issue warnings and citations and cautioned against distracted driving particularly with cellRead More
As part of Clean Streets LA, NANDC recently took part in several separate alley clean-ups.Read More
Construction on USC Village is almost complete! The complex, which will bring many new retail and food establishments to the neighborhood, will officially open to the public on August 16. USC has released new aerial footage of the complex. Check out its progress!Read More
City Council opened a 60 day public comment period June 8 on proposed ordinances regulating production and sale of commercial cannabis. Now is your chance to review the proposals and speak up about the production and sale of cannabis in your neighborhood.Read More
Join us in providing feedback on proposed traffic safety options on Western to reduce and eliminate traffic deaths and severe injuries.Read More
Councilmember Curren Price Jr. reports May 4, 2017 on the groundbreaking for a new Honda dealership: Big day for CD 9 today as we broke ground on a new Honda dealership—one of the largest retail and commercial investments in our community at more than $25 million. After decades of neglect and a lack of meaningfulRead More
NANDC is participating in the CleanStreets Challenge and this year we want to clean up the worst three alleys in our area. We need your help! Please nominate an alley in need of clean up. We are taking submissions through Thursday, April 27. Worst alleys may be submitted to [email protected] and should include cross streets,Read More
The Bureau of Street Services scheduled a Small Asphalt Repairs (SAR) truck for the Empowerment Congress North Neighborhood Council District to perform small asphalt repairs on ?May 3. Please forward your requests for consideration to [email protected] by April 24.Read More
The Emergency Management Department encourages you to sign up to receive free emergency alerts from the City’s NotifyLA program.Read More
As part of our outreach efforts, NANDC has partnered with the Council District 8 to host “Spring into Wellness.” This free community event is designed to raise public awareness of local resources dedicated to health & wellness, civic engagement, and financial literacy. For exhibitor and sponsorship opportunities, please contact [email protected]Read More
On February 5, NANDC participated in the festivities at the annual festival of the Cristo del Arbol de la Calle 22. NANDC was one of this year’s sponsors of this annual event, which included a procession and Aztec, Folkloric and Pre-Columbian dances, as well as delicious food!Read More
NANDC recently carefully reviewed the South and Southeast Community Plans over the course of three months, five committee and two board meetings and submitted a letter of comments and concerns to City Planning with our findings. The overall finding is that there are many positive concepts embraced in the draft South and Southeast Community Plans, butRead More
At our Policy Committee meeting on January 24, we thanked Dr. David Tool for his years of service to the community and NANDC. He received a commendation from the City of Los Angeles in appreciation for his service. We will miss him as he moves to be closer to his family. Well done, Dr. Tool!Read More
Beginning Thursday, February 2, 2017, our general monthly Board meetings will be at Hebrew Union College, 3077 University Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90007. This will give us and our stakeholders a better venue overall; accessibility, parking, space, acoustics, etc. And the college does not close till 10 PM.Read More
NANDC was on hand for the 2017 MLK Freedom Festival greeting attendees and telling them about how to get involved!Read More
It’s official! Welcome to the neighborhood, Lucas Museum of Narrative Art. We’re very happy to have you! For months, “Star Wars” creator George Lucas held the art world in suspense: Would he put his $1-billion Museum of Narrative Art in Los Angeles or San Francisco? On Tuesday came the answer. Lucas’ personal collection of fineRead More