LAFC Academy Helps Celebrate Renovation of Delano Recreation Center Soccer Field

The LAFC Academy joined me in the Valley to celebrate the renovation and re-opening of the Delano Recreation Center soccer park in Van Nuys.  Continue reading

Sixth District staff teams up with community for Panorama City cleanup

My staff teamed up with the community for another cleanup -- this time, around the Panorama City Branch Library. We picked up trash and bulky items along Van Nuys and Roscoe Boulevards, and on Chase Street and Wakefield Avenue.  Continue reading

Laurel Canyon Bridge in Sun Valley widened and improved

The L.A. Bureau of Engineering unveiled an improved Laurel Canyon Boulevard Bridge in Sun Valley. Crossing over the Tujunga Wash, the updated bridge is designed to improve traffic and pedestrian safety along Laurel Canyon Boulevard.   Continue reading

Pitching in to keep Sun Valley clean

To help keep the Valley clean, we rolled up our sleeves again – this time in Sun Valley. Working side by side with neighbors, my staff helped pick up litter, clean sidewalks and trim trees along Ratner and Strathern Streets, Sunland Boulevard and San Fernando Road.   Continue reading

Speed humps installed in Arleta, Lake Balboa

Part of making our streets safer is getting drivers to slow down. Earlier this year, LADOT installed more than a dozen speed humps on residential streets in Arleta and Lake Balboa, with another round planned for March. Continue reading

Community comes together for Van Nuys cleanup

As part of my ongoing effort to take care of the Valley, my staff rolled up their sleeves and helped pick up litter in Van Nuys, on Hartland Street, Vesper Avenue and Hart Street, and along part of Van Nuys Boulevard.   Continue reading

Looking out for Los Angeles' women firefighters

L.A. City Councilmembers unanimously passed my measure to look into improving maternity leave policies for the City’s women firefighters. We need to make sure that unpaid time off taken by women firefighters for maternity leave counts toward their seniority, and that their eligibility for promotions and retirement is unaffected.  Continue reading

L.A. leaders break ground on Valley groundwater treatment facility

I joined Mayor Eric Garcetti, Councilmember Paul Krekorian and representatives from the Department of Water and Power in breaking ground on a new groundwater treatment facility in the San Fernando Valley.  Continue reading

Sixth District Works with City's Street Services to Re-Surface Roads

In December, crews from the Los Angeles Bureau of Street Services worked on residential roads across the Sixth District, re-surfacing roughly seven lane miles on more than two dozen streets.  Continue reading

Sixth District "Strike Team" Cleans Up Illegal Dumping Pile in Arleta

Today, my Sixth District “Strike Team” cleaned up this illegal dumping site in Arleta, in an alleyway behind Branford Street.  Continue reading