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AVNC Board & Stakeholder Meeting
Thursday, October 14, 2021
AVNC Board & Stakeholder Meeting - 7:00PM
Committee Spotlight
Have you heard about AVNC's Community Greening Committee? The Community Greening Committee promotes environmental awareness, activities, and pride within Atwater Village. Past projects include beautifying the median on Glendale Blvd by the train tracks, and running the Adopt-A-Block program. You can get involved! Attend a committee meeting (sign up for alerts at bit.ly/AVNCagendas) or join the Adopt-A-BLock program (atwatervillage.org/adopt-a-block-program)!
Karen Barnett gets a Shout Out from Mayor Garcetti
AVNC Board Member and River Committee Chair Karen Barnett got a shout out from both Councilman, Mitch O’Farrell and LA Mayor Eric Garcetti on September 29, 2021 at a press conference announcing new river connectivity bridges in Glendale.  The Atwater Village Community is lucky to have her as the River Committee Chair. Way to go Karen and thank you for all the great work of the River Committee!
.....Coming in December
Board Vacancy
There's a vacancy on the board for the North Atwater position. Any stakeholders 16 years or older who live, work, or own real property in the North Atwater area (north of Los Feliz Blvd) can apply to fill the position.

Any eligible, interested stakeholders must email tim_j@atwatervillage.org

See our bylaws for all the details: https://bit.ly/avncbylaws
Send questions to elections@atwatervillage.org
Apply to be considered: tim_j@atwatervillage.org
AVNC in Action
The AVNC approved a letter to Mayor Garcetti and the City Council, supporting the advancement of the target date for LADWP to generate 100% of its electricity from renewable sources. READ LETTER HERE
Community Survey
LA Eviction Moratoriums
Learn more about LA's Eviction Moratoriums! While State protections expired September 30, the City's rules are in effect until one year after the emergency order is lifted - or May 2023, whichever comes earlier. More info at StayHousedLA.org
Redistricting is Happening Now.
Commission Special Meeting:
Presentation #3 of Draft Maps, Wednesday, October 13th at 6PM.

(As of 10/1 at 12pm, the LACCRC is no longer accepting maps for input into the current adopted draft map. However, the Commission is continuing to accept written testimony and invites the public to join their upcoming hearings).

On-Line Financial Planning with the Public Library
All programs will be streamed live on the library’s Facebook
and YouTube pages.
DWP Webinars Re: Turf Replacement Program
Fun On-Line Events from the LA Library
October 14, 2021 4:00 PM
NASA scientist Kim Sandhu, an aerospace engineer with 30+ years of experience working on rocket flight research, will give a virtual tour of SOFIA (Strategic Observatory for Infrared Astronomy), the world's only flying observatory, then answer any and all of your science questions. DETAILS

Help the City Help Our Neighborhood
Use the MyLA311 app to report potholes, graffiti and street light problems! 

City information and services are just a few taps away. Use the app to quickly and easily request the City's most popular services, including graffiti removal, pothole repair, and bulky-item pickup. Other features include access to the City Services knowledge base, map of nearby City facilities, City Social Media feeds, and more. https://www.lacity.org/myla311
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