Get Involved in North East LA
Have you ever wanted to get involved in your community? Well here's your chance. The City of Los Angeles' Department of Neighborhood Empowerment will be hosting Neighborhood Council elections throughout the city over the next few months. North East Los Angeles elections are on October 13th, 2012. The deadline to file is one month prior to election day, which is September 13th, 2012.
The NELA region is composed of the following Neighborhood Councils:
1. Historic Highland Park Neighborhood Council
2. Arroyo Seco Neighborhood CouncilHermon, Monterey Hills, Mt. Washington, Sycamore Terrace, and Montecito Heights
3. Eagle Rock Neighborhood Council
4. Glassell Park Neighborhood Council
5. Greater Cypress Park Neighborhood Council
6. Lincoln Heights Neighborhood Council
7. LA32 Neighborhood CouncilEl Sereno
The application process is easy. You must fill out the attached application and submit it, along with supporting documents before September 13th to the Department of Neighborhood Empowerment.
In order to qualify, you must meet one of the following criteria:
Be a resident in the neighborhood
Own a business in the neighborhood
Own property in the neighborhood
Or have a vested interest in the neighborhood (factual basis must be provided on application)
Translation services are available for monolingual speakers. This is a perfect way to give back to your community. Should you need assistance applying, please let me know.
Sr. Field Deputy
Office of Assemblymember Gil Cedillo
360 W. Avenue 26, Suite 121
Los Angeles, CA 90031
(323) 225-4545 Office
(323) 574-6013 Cell
(323) 225-4500 Fax