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Valley Disaster Preparedness Fair Video and Photos

The 6th Annual Valley Disaster Preparedness Fair was held October 8th, 2013 at Fire Station 87 in Granada Hills.  It was another great turn out by our stakeholders and community members and an amazing showing from all participating Neighborhood Councils. We'd like to give huge thanks and acknowledgement to Mark Hovater for the video and Adam VanGerpen for the photos of the event. [youtub...
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Special Edition Interview with our Council District 6 Candidates

Next Tuesday, July 23rd the voters of City Council District 6 will elect a new Council member to fill the vacancy left by Tony Cardenas. In an effort to connect our residents and stakeholders with local government, the Lake Balboa Neighborhood Council’s Secretary and Youth Outreach Chair, Bethany Harris, interviewed both candidates, Nury Martinez and Cindy Montañez. Read more in our latest ne...
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Lake Balboa Neighborhood Council Now Has a Facebook Page!

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We know many of our stakeholders use Facebook regularly to keep up with friends and family, to read about local news and events, and to post photos of their cats.  :)  Now you can follow Lake Balboa Neighborhood Council as well!  In addition to our front page news stories and monthly newsletters, we'll post links to our meeting agendas so you will always know when we are meeting. Click here to ...
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CD6 Candidate Forum

The Lake Balboa Neighborhood Council has invited all candidates for the L.A. City Council District 6 election to a candidates forum during our  regular meeting on Wednesday, May 1st.   The Candidate Forum will be held at the beginning of the meeting.   Each candidate will have an opportunity to tell us why they deserve our votes and how they will represent us if they are elected.   The primary ele...
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City of Los Angeles Budget Survey

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"The world is run by those who show up."  If you have strong feelings about how your tax dollars are spent, we encourage you to participate in the L.A. City Budget Survey for 2013. The Lake Balboa Neighborhood Council needs your help in taking the Los Angeles Budget Challenge la.budgetchallenge.org, which will advise our mayor & our city councilmembers of our community's concerns on the ...
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Mayor to Eliminate Neighborhood Council Election Funding

This week neighborhood councils were blindsided by the Mayor's office.  The Mayor said that because the Proposition A sales tax measure failed to pass, he will not include funding for 2014 neighborhood council elections in his proposed budget.  If neighborhood councils want elections, they will need to collectively surrender 20 percent of their proposed $37,000 allocations to pay for it. City A...
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L.A.’s Neighborhood Councils Flex Their Muscles

From the L.A. Daily News, January 24, 2013 A recent fight over a proposed $3 billion bond issue for street repairs illustrated the growing influence of neighborhood councils in Los Angeles City government, as they exerted enough influence to keep the measure off the ballot for now. The success in that case represents an evolution for the councils, which at their inception a dozen years ago wer...
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29th Annual Clean-Up Day

Help the Greater San Fernando Valley Chamber of Commerce beautify the San Fernando Valley at the 29th Annual Clean Up Day. Take pride in your community and help clean up Bull Creek at Lake Balboa.  Help remove graffiti, tame the brush, and make the paths more walkable! Bring a Team! Ask friends and co-workers from your office, church, school, clubs and athletic teams. To Volunteer for the ...
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2012 Valley Disaster Preparedness Fair Photos

We were proud to co-sponsor the 5th Annual Valley Disaster Preparedness Fair on Saturday, Oct. 6 at Fire Station 87 in Granada Hills together with Northridge South, Northridge East, Northridge West, Granada Hills North, Granada Hills South, North Hills West, Porter Ranch, and Chatsworth Neighborhood Councils. Nearly 1,000 community members attended to learn about the best ways to get prepared t...
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Linda Pruett – 2011 Woman of the Year

Rep. Blumenfield Honors Lake Balboa NC's Emergency Preparedness Advocate March 21, 2011 - Assemblymember Bob Blumenfield (D–San Fernando Valley) honored Linda Pruett of Lake Balboa for her tireless dedication to emergency preparedness today during the California State Assembly's Woman of the Year ceremony. "We owe Linda our gratitude for being so dedicated to the protection and safety of the...
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Congratulations to Linda Pruett

Congratulations to Lake Balboa Neighborhood Council Vice President and Emergency Preparedness Commitee Chair, Linda Pruett, for being voted and recognized as Public Safety Chair of the Year by the Valley Regional Congress of Neighborhood Councils. Public Safety Chair of the Year Linda Pruett, Lake Balboa Neighborhood Council Thank you for all the hard work that you have done for o...
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