116th Street School visits City Hall

75 fifth grade students from the 116th Street School visited Los Angeles City Hall on Fri. January 13 for a tour and introduction to how local government works. The trip was coordinated by HGNNC Youth Representative Richard Lee. HGNNC District 8 Representative Larry Morrison helped with trip supervision. Councilmember Buscaino's office arranged for the bus and the Councilmember introduced the students, including four of their student body leaders (all girls) at the beginning of the day's City Council meeting.

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Mayor Kicks Off Homeless Housing Bond HHH Campaign

Mayor Eric Garcetti, City Council members and representatives of labor, business and nonprofit groups officially launched a campaign Monday to convince Los Angeles voters to approve a $1.2 billion bond measure to pay for about 10,000 units of homeless housing over the next decade.

“I urge all Angelenos to vote for Measure HHH,” Garcetti said at a kick-off event at New Genesis, a 106-unit permanent supportive housing complex in downtown Los Angeles.

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Get a Free Air Conditioner Tune Up Today

Through its AC Optimization Program, LADWP is offering free diagnostic and maintenance services to residential and commercial electric customers with qualifying air conditioning systems.

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District 7 Clean Up Day along 116th Place and 118th Street – Saturday December 5

Thirty volunteers showed up for the first of a series of mini clean ups planned for the District 7 area of the Harbor Gateway North Neighborhood Council on Saturday December 5.  District 7 Representative Janet Mitchell led the effort which included a number of the residents along 116th Place.  This street north of the 105 Freeway has long been the site of repeated illegal dumpings along the freeway side of the street and also on the partially fenced-off Caltrans cul-de-sac at the west end of the block. The Bureau of Sanitation provided the dumpsters.

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