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City Council: Neighborhood Council + Education Field Hearing Tonight!

From Committee Chair Bernard Parks via The Venice Neighborhood Council:

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Dear Neighborhood Council Board Members and Stakeholders:

I would like to invite you to attend a special field hearing of the Los Angeles City Council’s Education & Neighborhoods Committee.

As the new Chairman of the committee, I am committed to working with you to strengthen and reform our Neighborhood Councils and the Department of Neighborhood Empowerment to increase civic engagement and participation in Los Angeles city government.

I want to get your input, to hear your thoughts and ideas on issues such as neighborhood council elections, financial record-keeping and accountability, standardization of neighborhood council bylaws and reforming the flawed redistricting program.

The committee will hold four special meetings throughout the city with a more convenient evening start time of 6PM, to encourage maximum participation.

February 28 – West Los Angeles Municipal Building
West LA Municipal Building
1645 Corinth Ave. Room 200
Los Angeles, CA, 90025

March 1:
Constituent Service Center South Los Angeles
8475 S. Vermont Ave.
Los Angeles, California 90044

March 5:
Constituent Service Center San Fernando Valley
6262 Van Nuys Blvd.
Van Nuys, California 9140

March 8:
Downtown City Hall, Room 1010
200 N. Spring Street
Los Angeles, California 90012

Please contact my deputy, Lorenzo Briceno, at 213-473-7008 or Lorenzo.Briceno@LACity.org with any questions.

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