The Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District (GLACVCD) has confirmed mosquito samples to test positive for West Nile virus (WNV) throughout the Valley in North Hills, Valley Glen, Van Nuys, North Hollywood, Valley Village, Studio City and Sherman Oaks, Winnetka, Woodland Hills and more! Please take steps to eliminate even the smallest amount of standing water and protect yourself.
The Budget Advocates want to build a complete, transparent database of ALL community budget concerns. To do that, we’re asking you to complete and share the Budget Advocate City Services Report Card (https://bit.ly/BAReportCard2020).
This program is to assist Los Angeles renters who have been economically impacted by COVID-19. The application will be open for five (5) days, starting at 8 AM on July 13th, and closing at 11:59 PM on July 17, 2020. After the application deadline, all applications submitted by 11:59 PM July 17th will be included in the random selection process. The subsidy is anticipated to assist an estimated 50,000 Los Angeles households. It will provide a grant of up to $1,000 per month, with a maximum grant of $2,000 per household, and will be paid directly to the tenant’s landlord on behalf of the tenant.
Ready to get those dangerous fireworks out of the house and protect your children, family and pets?
Turn them in to LAPD without penalty. Call 877-ASK-LAPD to find out how. If you have a tip about illegal fireworks in your neighborhood contact https://complaint.lacity.org/Complaint/fireworks/ or https://www.lacrimestoppers.org/ and submit your information anonymously.
L.A. Sanitation’s S.A.F.E. Collection Centers will reopen on July 11, 2020 for household hazardous waste and electronic waste drop-off.
You can now use pick up services at the Sylmar Library! Find out how.
On May 8 Safer at Home becomes Safer LA allowing the opening of florists, toy stores, music stores, bookstores, clothing and sporting goods stores to offer curbside pickup. Trails will open May 9.
If constituents are older (60 years +) and need meals delivered to their home, contact the Elderly Nutrition Program: (800) 510-2020 or apply here: https://aging.lacity.org/seniormeals
The Angeleno Card provides direct financial assistance to Angelenos facing extreme economic hardship as a direct result of the COVID-19 crisis. Apply by Thursday, April 16, 4:30pm.
This week’s news includes Safer at Home Order Extension through May 15, face mask requirements, park closure for Easter, domestic violence assistance, additional $600 for unemployment, how to volunteer from home for the census and dogs working from home.