Neighborhood News

December 12, 2009
Sick of the Sunshine Canyon Landfill Odors???

We urge you to attend an important meeting Thursday evening. Thursday, December 17, 2009 -- 6:00 pm Van Gogh Street Elementary School 17160 Van Gogh Street Granada Hills, CA 91344 At the November 5, 2009 meeting of the Sunshine Canyon Landfill – Community Advisory Meeting, there was much discussion about the recent increase in odor […]

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November 28, 2009
Congratulations to GHNNC Board Member, Joe Vitti

GHNNC congratulates Joe Vitti on receiving a "Leaders of Character" Award from Learning for Life, Western Los Angeles County Council. His accomplishments and contributions to our neighborhood are many, including: Joe actively participated in the formation and certification of GHNNC from 2001 - 2003. He was elected to the GHNNC Board in 2003 and serves […]

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November 18, 2009
Holiday Safety Notes from our Public Safety Committee

Property crime is generally low in our area, but does up-tick during the holidays. Burglary-Theft from Motor Vehicle (BTMV) is the biggest one. Go to www.lapdonline.org and click on crime maps in your area hyperlink (http://www.lapdcrimemaps.org). Enter the address of concern and click on the GO button under all the colored dots. Only crimes that […]

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November 18, 2009
Take Action: The Census Forms are Here

A message from Los Angeles City Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa Controller Greuel, along with Councilmembers Perry, Parks, and LaBonge joined Mayor Villaraigosa to fill out and send off their census forms. My fellow Angelenos, I just took 10 minutes to fill out the 10 questions in my Census form, and I am encouraging all Angelenos to […]

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October 18, 2009
2010 Census Information Available

The 2010 Census is coming. Click here to see what you need to know about the upcoming 2010 Census. Census information in English. Información de censo en español.

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October 1, 2009
You are invited to our Open House!

Did you know GHNNC has a brand new office? We are inviting all of our stakeholders to join us at our Open House on Thursday, October 15, 2009 from 5:00pm - 8:00pm. The GHNNC Board Members will be there, as well as special appearances by distinguished guests from Council District 12.

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October 1, 2009
Census Safety - Good Info to Share with People

With the U.S. Census process beginning, the Better Business Bureau (BBB) advises people to be cooperative, but cautious, so as not to become a victim of fraud or identity theft. The first phase of the 2010 U.S. Census is under way as workers have begun verifying the addresses of households across the country. Eventually, more […]

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July 18, 2009
City Announces Prescription Savings Card

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has launched the LARx Prescription Savings Card Program. The purpose is to provide prescriptions at a lower price. The card will offer prescriptions at a 5% to 40% discount. There are no age, income, or other restrictions on the card - and no enrollment fees. The card and discounts will be offered […]

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July 7, 2009
Board of Neighborhood Commissioners Approves GHNNC Boundary Petition

To All Interested Stakeholders - We are pleased to report that, at Monday October 19th's 11:30am meeting in City Hall, BONC approved the Granada Hills North Neighborhood Council's Boundary Adjustment Petition. This means that the GHNNC's western boundary now extends to the western edge of Aliso Canyon, overlapping the Porter Ranch Neighborhood Council's boundary, which […]

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June 18, 2009
DWP Info Phone Line and Web Site Now Active

The DWP has activated its special phone line and website to allow residents to find out what their water usage allotment is. This will allow residents to determine if they need to conserve more water to avoid the higher rates under the DWP's water shortage measures. DWP Phone Line: (800) Dial DWP www.LADWP.com Los Angeles […]

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June 18, 2009
"Los Angeles: Structure of a City Government" online download now available for free.

Everything about L.A. city government‑‑from who fixes potholes to how people run for city Council‑‑can be found in the new edition of Los Angeles: Structure of a City Government, published by the League of Women Voters of Los Angeles. To commemorate the publication, the League donated a total of 6,800 copies to the city of […]

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June 1, 2009
GHNNC is represented well among Valley Regional Congress award winners

Budget & Finance Chair of the Year Scott Manatt, Granada Hills North Neighborhood Council Outreach Chair of the Year Sue DeVandry, Granada Hills North Neighborhood Council Thank you for all the hard work that you have done as well as the work that you are currently doing for our council. The city of Granada Hills […]

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April 30, 2009
GHNNC is sponsoring Citrus Sunday this Sunday, May 3!!!

Citrus Sunday is coming up fast, and the Neighborhood Councils, community groups, Fire Stations and hundreds of volunteers that are joining our effort are preparing for a record harvest on Sunday, May 3. Northridge East, Northridge West, Granada Hills North, Granada Hills South, West Hills, North Hills West, and Chatsworth Neighborhood Councils, as well as […]

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April 15, 2009
Big Sunday Weekend: May 1 and 2

Big Sunday Weekend is coming soon! There are so many opportunities nearby to make a positive difference in your neighborhood. For your convenience, GHNNC has searched through all 450+ projects across Southern California and listed the local ones on our Event Calendar. From the Big Sunday website: Big Sunday’s mission is to build community through […]

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August 1, 2008
Earthquake Preparedness

On July 29th, the Los Angeles region experienced a 5.4 scale earthquake. It was a reminder and a warning that we live in earthquake country and we need to be prepared for the big one. Luckily, it was uneventful compared to the 6.6 Sylmar earthquake in 1971 and the 6.7 Northridge earthquake in 1994. Both […]

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March 19, 2008
Massive Las Lomas Development Blocked in City Council

Councilman Greig Smith's motion to have the City make a policy decision to stop the Las Lomas development, stop the annexation of the land into City of Los Angeles and reject the Supplemental Fee Agreement to allow the developer to expedite the project, was approved by the City Council today. The Las Lomas project was […]

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February 6, 2008
Councilman Smith Introduces Motion to Kill Massive Las Lomas Development

Los Angeles - Councilman Greig Smith introduced a motion Wednesday, Feb. 6, signed by seven Councilmembers, the maximum allowed, to make a policy decision to stop the massive Las Lomas development. It allows the City to dictate its future land use, and not leave it up to developers to determine. "This project has been lurking […]

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January 18, 2008
NC/LADWP/MOU Oversight Committee Letter of Resolution

NC/LADWP/MOU Oversight Committee Letter of Resolution

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January 18, 2008
Las Lomas Development Project Proposal Information - Opposed by GHNNC

Las Lomas Development Project Proposal Information - Opposed by GHNNC

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January 10, 2008
New LAPD Bomb Squad Facility Opens in Granada Hills

New LAPD Bomb Squad Facility Opens in Granada Hills The new facility is LEED certified, meaning it is environmentally friendly and energy efficient. It was funded by Proposition Q, a $600 million Public Safety bond, which voters approved in 2002 to build and repair police facilities. It includes a 120-person classroom with interactive computer stations, […]

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