Echo Park Summer Potluck, July 7, 2016

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Bring your favorite dish to share, enjoy the company of your fellow Echo Park neighbors!

All are welcome! Bring yourself, your neighbors, your input, and join us at Barlow Hospital, located at 2000 Stadium Way, in Williams Hall.

Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, June 15

ECHO PARK IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION
Neighborhood Issues Committee Agenda
Wednesday, June 15, 2016, 7 pm
Williams Hall, Barlow Hospital, 2000 Stadium Way

  1. Introductions and sign in
  2. Approve Minutes
  3. Schools & Civic:
    1. Van De Kamps/LACC-LACCD
    2. Dodgers issues
      1. CUP Letter
    3. Seniors Issues
    4. LA Marathon 5K problems
    5. Community Activist Memorial
    6. County Sheriff’s Oversight Commission
    7. Filming Committee
    8. LA Helicopter Noise Coalition
    9. Lotus Festival
    10. National Night Out
    11. New Business
  4. Land Use:
    1. Action Required:
      1. 712 N Alvarado St Apartment Development DIR-2015-3518-DB, ENV-2015-3519-CE
      2. Remodels vs Demolition
      3. 330-332 N. Patton St. Apartment
      4. Echo Park Ave & Grafton
      5. 1500 W Landa St
      6. 707 Alvarado
      7. 1635 Morton SLSD
      8. 1509 N. Echo Park Ave CUB (July presentation)
    2. Open
      1. Barlow Hospital
      2. Bruce Court SF Development
      3. Rosebud SFR
      4. 1003 Everett Street demolition
    3. Action taken, awaiting conclusion
      1. Sunset/Everett Street Project
      2. 1936 Preston Avenue SLSD
      3. Quintero SLSD
      4. Belmont Street SLSD
      5. 1245 Innes Ave. Cell Tower
      6. 1201 N Alvarado
      7. 1750 Glendale Blvd Apartments
      8. Temple and Glendale Apartment
      9. Sage Micro-Brewery CUB
      10. 1625 West Palo Alto Street / Palo Alto Inn
      11. Echo Park Avenue Cell Tower
    4. New Business
  5. Parks:
    1. Echo Park Lake
      1. Raskin Estate
    2. City Ordinance Regarding Vending in Parks
    3. Elysian Park
      1. Northeast Little League Facilities
      2. Sand & Water feature at parks
    4. County Parks Needs Assessment
    5. New business
  6. Public Works:
    1. Route 2 Terminus Improvement Project
    2. Mural Projects – EPIA Committee
    3. Clinton Stairway Project
    4. Sunset Cut Retaining Wall
    5. Downtown Echo Park BID
    6. New Business
  7. Policies, Procedures, & Administrative
    1. Standing Rules, Membership Dues
    2. Elections Committee
    3. New Business
  8. Newsletter/Web Page
  9. Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items
  10. Future Agendas Items
  11. Next Meeting Standing
  12. Adjourn

Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, May 18

ECHO PARK IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION
Neighborhood Issues Committee Agenda
Wednesday, May 18, 2016, 7 pm
Williams Hall, Barlow Hospital, 2000 Stadium Way

  1. Introductions and sign in
  2. Approve Minutes
  3. Schools & Civic:
    1. Van De Kamps/LACC-LACCD
    2. Dodgers issues
      1. CUP Letter
    3. Seniors Issues
    4. LA Marathon 5K problems
    5. Community Activist Memorial
    6. County Sheriff’s Oversight Commission
    7. Filming Committee
    8. Brian de la Paz final project at the UCLA Extension Landscape Architecture
    9. LA Helicopter Noise Coalition
    10. Clean ups: Baxter Street with CD13
    11. National Night Out
    12. New Business
  4. Land Use:
    1. Action Required:
      1. 1345 W. 1st Street Mixed Use Development (Bob Baker site)
      2. 712 N Alvarado St Apartment Development DIR-2015-3518-DB, ENV-2015-3519-CE
      3. Remodels vs Demolition
      4. 330-332 N. Patton St. Apartment
      5. Echo Park Ave & Grafton
      6. 1500 W Landa St
      7. 707 Alvarado
    2. Open
      1. Barlow Hospital
      2. Bruce Court SF Development
      3. Rosebud SFR
      4. 1625 West Palo Alto Street / Palo Alto Inn
      5. 1003 Everett Street demolition
    3. Action taken, awaiting conclusion
      1. Sunset/Everett Street Project
      2. 1936 Preston Avenue SLSD
      3. Stories CUB
      4. Quintero SLSD
      5. Belmont Street SLSD
      6. 1245 Innes Ave. Cell Tower
      7. 1201 N Alvarado
      8. 1750 Glendale Blvd Apartments
      9. Temple and Glendale Apartment
      10. CF: 15-1003, Site Plan Review Modification
      11. Small Lot Ordinance revisions
      12. Sage Micro-Brewery CUB
    4. New Business
  5. Parks:
    1. Echo Park Lake
      1. Raskin Estate
    2. City Ordinance Regarding Vending in Parks
    3. Elysian Park
      1. Northeast Little League Facilities
      2. Sand & Water feature at parks
    4. County Parks Needs Assessment
    5. New business
  6. Public Works:
    1. Route 2 Terminus Improvement Project
    2. Mural Projects – EPIA Committee
    3. Clinton Stairway Project
    4. Sunset Cut Retaining Wall
    5. New Business
  7. Policies, Procedures, & Administrative
    1. Standing Rules, Membership Dues
    2. Elections Committee
    3. New Business
  8. Newsletter/Web Page
  9. Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items
  10. Future Agendas Items
  11. Next Meeting Standing
  12. Adjourn

Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, April 20

ECHO PARK IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION
Neighborhood Issues Committee Agenda
Wednesday, April 20, 2016, 7 pm
Williams Hall, Barlow Hospital, 2000 Stadium Way

  1. Introductions and sign in
  2. Approve Minutes
  3. Schools & Civic:
    1. Van De Kamps/LACC-LACCD
    2. Dodgers issues
      1. CUP Letter
    3. Seniors Issues
    4. LA Marathon 5K problems
    5. Community Activist Memorial
    6. County Sheriff’s Oversight Commission
    7. Filming Committee
    8. Brian de la Paz final project at the UCLA Extension Landscape Architecture
    9. LA Helicopter Noise Coalition
    10. Clean ups: Baxter Street with CD13
    11. National Night Out
    12. New Business
  4. Land Use:
    1. Action Required:
      1. 1345 W. 1st Street Mixed Use Development (Bob Baker site)
      2. 712 N Alvarado St Apartment Development DIR-2015-3518-DB, ENV-2015-3519-CE
      3. Remodels vs Demolition
      4. 330-332 N. Patton St. Apartment
      5. Echo Park Ave & Grafton
      6. 1500 W Landa St
      7. 707 Alvarado
    2. Open
      1. Barlow Hospital
      2. Bruce Court SF Development
      3. Rosebud SFR
      4. 1625 West Palo Alto Street / Palo Alto Inn
      5. 1003 Everett Street demolition
    3. Action taken, awaiting conclusion
      1. Sunset/Everett Street Project
      2. 1936 Preston Avenue SLSD
      3. Stories CUB
      4. Quintero SLSD
      5. Belmont Street SLSD
      6. 1245 Innes Ave. Cell Tower
      7. 1201 N Alvarado
      8. 1750 Glendale Blvd Apartments
      9. Temple and Glendale Apartment
      10. CF: 15-1003, Site Plan Review Modification
      11. Small Lot Ordinance revisions
      12. Sage Micro-Brewery CUB
    4. New Business
  5. Parks:
    1. Echo Park Lake
      1. Raskin Estate
    2. City Ordinance Regarding Vending in Parks
    3. Elysian Park
      1. Northeast Little League Facilities
      2. Sand & Water feature at parks
    4. County Parks Needs Assessment
    5. New business
  6. Public Works:
    1. Route 2 Terminus Improvement Project
    2. Mural Projects – EPIA Committee
    3. Clinton Stairway Project
    4. Sunset Cut Retaining Wall
    5. New Business
  7. Policies, Procedures, & Administrative
    1. Standing Rules, Membership Dues
    2. New Business
  8. Newsletter/Web Page
  9. Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items
  10. Future Agendas Items
  11. Next Meeting Standing
  12. Adjourn

Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, March 16

ECHO PARK IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION
Neighborhood Issues Committee Agenda
Wednesday, March 16, 2015, 7 pm
Williams Hall, Barlow Hospital, 2000 Stadium Way

  1. Introductions and sign in
  2. Approve Minutes
  3. Schools & Civic:
    1. Van De Kamps/LACC-LACCD
    2. Dodgers issues
      1. CUP Letter
    3. Seniors Issues
    4. LA Marathon 5K problems
    5. Community Activist Memorial
    6. County Sheriff’s Oversight Commission
    7. Filming Committee
    8. Brian de la Paz final project at the UCLA Extension Landscape Architecture
    9. LA Helicopter Noise Coalition
    10. Clean ups: Baxter Street with CD13
    11. National Night Out
    12. New Business
  4. Land Use:
    1. Action Required:
      1. 1345 W. 1st Street Mixed Use Development (Bob Baker site)
      2. 712 N Alvarado St Apartment Development DIR-2015-3518-DB, ENV-2015-3519-CE
      3. Small Lot Ordinance Revisions
      4. Remodels vs Demolition
      5. 330-332 N. Patton St. Apartment
      6. Sage CUB
      7. Echo Park Ave & Grafton Street
    2. Open
      1. Barlow Hospital
      2. Bruce Court SF Development
      3. Rosebud SFR
      4. 1650 Echo Park Ave. Cell Tower
      5. 1003 Everett Street demolition and new development
      6. 1625 West Palo Alto Street / Palo Alto Inn – APCW-2015-3313-HD-CU-SPR
    3. Action taken, awaiting conclusion
      1. Sunset/Everett Street Project
      2. 1936 Preston Avenue SLSD
      3. Stories CUB
      4. Quintero SLSD
      5. Belmont Street SLSD
      6. 1245 Innes Ave. Cell Tower
      7. 1201 N Alvarado
      8. 1750 Glendale Blvd Apartments
      9. Temple and Glendale Apartment
      10. CF: 15-1003, Site Plan Review Modification
    4. New Business
      1. 1500 W Landa St
      2. 707 N. Alvarado
  5. Parks:
    1. Echo Park Lake
    2. City Ordinance Regarding Vending in Parks
    3. Elysian Park
      1. Northeast Little League Facilities
      2. Sand & Water feature at parks
    4. County Parks Needs Assessment
    5. New business
  6. Public Works:
    1. Route 2 Terminus Improvement Project
    2. Mural Projects – EPIA Committee
    3. Clinton Stairway Project
    4. Sunset Cut Retaining Wall
    5. New Business
  7. Policies, Procedures, & Administrative
    1. Standing Rules, Membership Dues
    2. New Business
  8. Newsletter/Web Page
  9. Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items
  10. Future Agendas Items
  11. Next Meeting Standing
  12. Adjourn

Dodgers Stadium Opening Day Community Forum

 

The Dodgers Opening Day game is scheduled for Tuesday, April 12 at 1:10 pm. Opening Day always brings a lot of stress to the neighborhood.

The EPIA has invited representatives from the Dodgers, LAPD, LADOT, Park Rangers, Select Patrol and City Council Districts 1 and 13 to present this year’s Opening Day Plan and address your questions and concerns.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS and make sure you attend on Thursday, March 3 at 7:00 pm.

All are welcome! Bring yourself, your neighbors, your input, and join us at Barlow Hospital, located at 2000 Stadium Way, in Williams Hall.

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Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, February 17

ECHO PARK IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION
Neighborhood Issues Committee Agenda
Wednesday, February 17, 2015, 7 pm
Williams Hall, Barlow Hospital, 2000 Stadium Way

  1. Introductions and sign in
  2. Approve Minutes
  3. Schools & Civic:
    1. Van De Kamps/LACC-LACCD
    2. Dodgers issues
      1. Cirque de Soleil Shows
      2. CUB Letter
    3. Seniors Issues
    4. LA Marathon 5K problems
    5. Community Activist Memorial
    6. County Sheriff’s Oversight Commission
    7. Filming Committee
    8. Brian de la Paz final project at the UCLA Extension Landscape Architecture
    9. Homeless Count
    10. LA Helicopter Noise Coalition
    11. Clean ups: Baxter Street with CD13
    12. National Night Out
    13. New Business
  4. Land Use:
    1. Action Required:
      1. 1345 W. 1st Street Mixed Use Development (Bob Baker site)
      2. 712 N Alvarado St Apartment Development DIR-2015-3518-DB, ENV-2015-3519-CE
      3. Small Lot Ordinance Revisions
      4. Remodels vs Demolition
    2. Open
      1. Barlow Hospital
      2. Bruce Court SF Development
      3. Rosebud SFR
      4. 1650 Echo Park Ave. Cell Tower
      5. 1003 Everett Street demolition and new development
      6. 1625 West Palo Alto Street / Palo Alto Inn – APCW-2015-3313-HD-CU-SPR
    3. Action taken, awaiting conclusion
      1. Sunset/Everett Street Project
      2. 1936 Preston Avenue SLSD
      3. 1245 Innes Ave. Cell Tower
      4. Stories CUB
      5. Quintero SLSD
      6. Belmont Street SLSD
      7. 1201 N Alvarado
      8. 1750 Glendale Blvd Apartments
      9. Temple and Glendale Apartment
      10. CF: 15-1003, Site Plan Review Modification
    4. New Business
      1. Proposed Development 330 – 332 N. Patton St.
      2. Sage CUB
  5. Parks:
    1. Echo Park Lake
    2. City Ordinance Regarding Vending in Parks
    3. Elysian Park
      1. Northeast Little League Facilities
      2. Sand & Water feature at parks
    4. County Parks Needs Assessment
    5. New business
  6. Public Works:
    1. Route 2 Terminus Improvement Project
    2. Mural Projects – EPIA Committee
    3. Clinton Stairway Project
    4. Sunset Cut Retaining Wall
    5. New Business
  7. Policies, Procedures, & Administrative
    1. Standing Rules, Membership Dues
    2. New Business
  8. Newsletter/Web Page
  9. Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items
  10. Future Agendas Items
  11. Next Meeting Standing
  12. Adjourn

Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, January 20

ECHO PARK IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION
Neighborhood Issues Committee Agenda
Wednesday, January 20, 2015, 7 pm
Williams Hall, Barlow Hospital, 2000 Stadium Way

  1. Introductions and sign in
  2. Approve Minutes
  3. Schools & Civic:
    1. Van De Kamps/LACC-LACCD
    2. Dodgers issues
      1. Cirque de Soleil Shows
      2. CUB Letter
    3. Seniors Issues
    4. LA Marathon 5K problems
    5. Community Activist Memorial
    6. County Sheriff’s Oversight Commission
    7. Filming Committee
    8. Brian de la Paz final project at the UCLA Extension Landscape Architecture
    9. Homeless Count
    10. LA Helicopter Noise Coalition
    11. Clean ups: Baxter Street with CD13
    12. New Business
      1. National Night Out
  4. Land Use:
    1. Action Required:
      1. 1345 W. 1st Street Mixed Use Development (Bob Baker site)
      2. 712 N Alvarado St Apartment Development DIR-2015-3518-DB, ENV-2015-3519-CE
    2. Open
      1. Barlow Hospital
      2. Bruce Court SF Development
      3. Rosebud SFR
      4. 1650 Echo Park Ave. Cell Tower
      5. 1003 Everett Street demolition and new development
      6. 1625 West Palo Alto Street / Palo Alto Inn – APCW-2015-3313-HD-CU-SPR
    3. Action taken, awaiting conclusion
      1. Sunset/Everett Street Project
      2. 1936 Preston Avenue SLSD
      3. 1245 Innes Ave. Cell Tower
      4. Stories CUB
      5. Quintero SLSD
      6. Belmont Street SLSD
      7. Elysian CUB
      8. Temple and Glendale Apartment
    4. New Business
      1. Small Lot Ordinance Revisions
      2. Remodels vs Demolition
  5. Parks:
    1. Echo Park Lake
    2. City Ordinance Regarding Vending in Parks
    3. Elysian Park
      1. Northeast Little League Facilities
      2. Sand & Water feature at parks
    4. New business
  6. Public Works:
    1. Route 2 Terminus Improvement Project
    2. Mural Projects – EPIA Committee
    3. Clinton Stairway Project
    4. New Business
      1. Sunset Cut Retaining Wall
  7. Policies, Procedures, & Administrative
    1. Standing Rules, Membership Dues
    2. New Business
  8. Newsletter/Web Page
  9. Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items
  10. Future Agendas Items
  11. Next Meeting Standing
  12. Adjourn

Echo Park Loves Animals!

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Animal Welfare Issues in Echo Park

Thursday, February 4 at 7:00 pm

Williams Hall at Barlow Hospital, 2000 Stadium Way

What do you do when you find a stray animal? How much is microchipping? Where are low-cost spay/neuter services available? What are the volunteer opportunities in the area?

We have invited representatives of local animal services organizations and businesses to chat about animal welfare issues and other services in the area. Join us!

Our town hall meetings are open to the public – so bring your neighbors!

Town Hall: Location filming issues in Echo Park

Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 7:00 pm.

Location filming is an important part of the Los Angeles economy and Echo Park is one of the industry’s favorite locations. Join us at our January Town Hall to learn what productions are required to do to get permission to film, what your rights are and how to engage the resources that are available to help you when you have concerns or problems

Guest will include representatives from FilmLA as well as our CD1 and CD13 City Council offices. Topics will include City of Los Angeles filming policy and procedure and the Echo Park Filming Guidelines.

Town Hall
Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 7:00 pm.
Williams Hall at Barlow Hospital, 2000 Stadium Way