Elysian Heights Elementary: Growing as a Community One Step at Time

Article from ElysianHeightsElementary.com

On Saturday, May 3, 2014 Elysian Heights Elementary School hosted its first ever Elysian Heights 5K. On the surface the event was a robust activity to fundraise essential funds for classroom technology and student enrichment materials. However, the event served a greater purpose in building community and providing children and their families an opportunity . . . → Read More: Elysian Heights Elementary: Growing as a Community One Step at Time

Special summer 2014 issue of EPIAn Ways

To download a hi-res PDF, click here.

To view a version in your browser without downloading a . . . → Read More: Special summer 2014 issue of EPIAn Ways

Lotus Festival 2014

See you at the Lotus Festival!
Saturday & Sunday, July 12-13 from 9am-9pm
+ Echo Park Night Friday, July 11

Festivities include the return of the Dragon Boat races, food vendors, performances, music, and more. And of course, the newly renovated Echo Park Lake has blooming Lotus flowers at the festival for the first time in…. years!

Come say hi . . . → Read More: Lotus Festival 2014

Presentation by the Southern California Association of Government

The June Echo Park Town Hall featured representatives from SCAG, the Southern California Association of Government.

What is SCAG? Click here to download and view the . . . → Read More: Presentation by the Southern California Association of Government

Small Lot Subdivision workship July 15

The following is a post on behalf of Council District 13 representatives:

In response to the great interest in the subject, Council District 13 is hosting a Small Lot Subdivision Informational Workshop. The event will feature a presentation and Q&A with Simon Pastucha, an Urban Designer with the Department of City Planning and a creator of the . . . → Read More: Small Lot Subdivision workship July 15

Neighborhood Issues Committee meeting agenda for Wednesday, June 18

ECHO PARK IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION
Neighborhood Issues Committee Agenda
Wednesday, June 18, 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, June 18

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