Special Meeting: SCAG – The little known agency behind city planning

EPIA presents
SCAG: The little known agency behind city planning
Special guest: Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG)
Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 7:00 pm

Did you ever want to know what drives cities like Los Angeles to make up zoning that allows more development? Did you wonder if they just dream this stuff up?

Our June town hall meeting includes . . . → Read More: Special Meeting: SCAG – The little known agency behind city planning

Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, May 21

ECHO PARK IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION
Neighborhood Issues Committee Agenda
Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 7 pm
Williams Hall, Barlow Hospital, 2000 Stadium Way

Introductions and sign in
Approve Minutes
Schools & Civic:

Van De Kamps/LACC-LACCD
Seniors Issues
LA Marathon 5K problems
Lotus Festival
New Business

Land Use:

Barlow Hospital-Proposed Entitlements and Development
Morton Village complex
Filming Committee
SB1818 Letter
Lot adjacent to Laguna Stairs
Senor Fish CUB
Sunset/Everett Street Project
Planet Home Bruce Court SF Development
Rosebud . . . → Read More: Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, May 21

EPIA urges Dodger Stadium to keep Scott Gate closed

The Echo Park Improvement Association delivered a letter to the CD1 and CD13 council members Gil Cedillo and Mitch O’Farrell on our recommendations on the opening of the Scott Gate at Dodger Stadium to entry traffic.

The EPIA recommends that the Dodger Stadium Scott Avenue Gate remain closed to stadium entry, as it has over . . . → Read More: EPIA urges Dodger Stadium to keep Scott Gate closed

Neighborhood Council Candidate Forum April 3, 2014

Join us for a Neighborhood Council Candidate Forum
Thursday, April 3, 2014
7:00 pm in Williams Hall at Barlow Hospital

 
Get involved, vote informed! Neighborhood Council elections for the Greater Echo Park Elysian Neighborhood Council (GEPENC) takes place on Saturday, April 12, 2014. Join us for a candidate forum on Thursday, April 3 where all those running for a . . . → Read More: Neighborhood Council Candidate Forum April 3, 2014

Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, March 19, 2014

ECHO PARK IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION
Neighborhood Issues Committee Agenda
Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 7 pm
Williams Hall, Barlow Hospital, 2000 Stadium Way

Introductions and sign in
Approve Minutes
Schools & Civic:

Van De Kamps/LACC-LACCD
Seniors Issues
LA Marathon 5K problems
New Business

Land Use:

Barlow Hospital-Proposed Entitlements and Development
Morton Village complex
Filming Committee
SB1818 Letter
Lot adjacent to Laguna Stairs
Senor Fish CUB
Sunset/Everett Street Project
Planet Home Bruce Court SF Development
Rosebud SFR . . . → Read More: Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, March 19, 2014

EPIA March Town Hall: DODGERS OPENING DAY FORUM

The Dodgers Opening Day game is scheduled for Friday, April 4 at 1:10 pm. Opening Day always brings a lot of stress to the neighborhood.

The EPIA has invited representatives from the Dodgers to present this year’s Opening Day Plan so you can be prepared. Representatives from LAPD, LADOT, Park Rangers, Select Patrol and City Council Districts . . . → Read More: EPIA March Town Hall: DODGERS OPENING DAY FORUM

Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, February 19, 2014

ECHO PARK IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION
Neighborhood Issues Committee Agenda
Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 7 pm
Williams Hall, Barlow Hospital, 2000 Stadium Way

Introductions and sign in
Approve Minutes
Schools & Civic:

Van De Kamps/LACC-LACCD
Seniors Issues
LA Marathon 5K problems
New Business

Land Use:

Barlow Hospital-Proposed Entitlements and Development
Morton Village complex
Filming Committee
SB1818 Letter
Lot adjacent to Laguna Stairs
Senor Fish CUB
Sunset/Everett Street Project
Planet Home Bruce Court SF Development
Rosebud SFR . . . → Read More: Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Save Elysian Park’s “Week of Action”

This is a repost from the Save Elysian Park campaign during the week of action

Call and email Councilmember O’Farrell  (213-473-7013) and Councilmember Cedillo (213-473-7001) and ask them to demand answers from Barlow.

Here’s a sample email you can just copy and paste in the email to the councilmembers:

Dear Councilmember,

I oppose the Barlow project.  They should not be granted grading . . . → Read More: Save Elysian Park’s “Week of Action”

Early elections for Echo Park Neighborhood Council

Candidate filing is officially open for the Greater Echo Park Elysian Neighborhood Council (GEPENC). All board seats are open for candidates, including all district representatives (Echo Park has five districts total).

Election day takes place on Saturday, April 12 from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm at the Edendale Branch Library in Echo Park.

Deadline for candidate . . . → Read More: Early elections for Echo Park Neighborhood Council

LA Host Lions Club Hosts Councilman Mitch O’Farrell

Submitted by Carol Mares, President LA Host Lions Club

On Thursday evening, January 23, 2014 at Taix, Restaurant, the Los Angeles Host Lions Club hosted Councilman Mitch O’Farrell representing the 13th District of the LA City Council. More than 30 Lions and guests attended this unique dinner meeting which also was the kickoff for the evening meetings . . . → Read More: LA Host Lions Club Hosts Councilman Mitch O’Farrell