Election Results

On April 13, 2014

Following is the unofficial uncertified results of the elections. Thank you to all who voted, volunteered and ran. We had a record turnout of 1,398 voters.

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Hyperion Bridge: Have You Weighed In?

On April 4, 2014

The Los Feliz Ledger reported that earlier this year, the Los Angeles Bureau of Engineering presented three preliminary options for the $50 million proposed project. The first option would have four lanes of traffic, one sidewalk for pedestrians, bike lanes on both sides and a median, according to Deborah Weintraub, interim Los Angeles city engineer.

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Rep. Adam Schiff Recognizes Silver Lake and Echo Park Women

On April 4, 2014

March 23 at a  a luncheon in Hollywood, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) honored inspiring women from communities in the 28th Congressional District including our own SLNC Board Member Nadine Trujillo. This recognition is made each year during Women’s History Month.

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Silver Lake in The News: Re-Imagining the Landmark Silver Lake Reservoir

On February 26, 2014

Another member of our own Silver Lake Neighborhood Council – Charles Herman-Wurmfeld – is quoted in this LA Times article about re-imagining the Landmark Silver Lake Reservoir.  <<In one of his earliest boyhood memories, Dion Neutra walked out the front door of his family’s Silver Lake home and down to the water’s edge. It was […]

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Silver Lake In The News: Not The Eastside

On February 18, 2014

Members of our own Silver Lake Neighborhood Council Executive Committee: Rusty Millar, Dorit Dowler-Guerrero, and Anne-Marie Johnson are quoted in this LA Times article about the Board vote to stop calling Silver Lake part of the Eastside. Everyone is certain where the Eastside is. It’s east of the L.A. River. Of La Brea. Of La […]

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Town Hall Addresses Night Time Nuisance

On February 14, 2014

A Town Hall was held on January 29 at Ivanhoe Elementary to discuss quality of life issues for residents and business owners near the 2300 block of Glendale Blvd. For two hours a panel heard comments and responded to concern stakeholders about reckless driving, drunk driving, vandalism, graffiti, public urination, loud music, trash, lack of […]

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Construction to Start on Silver Lake in April

On February 14, 2014

At the Reservoir Complex Committee Meeting on February 10, DWP representatives Mary Adams and Susan Rwoghani made a presentation about the water bypass project and schedule changes. Construction is likely to begin in April starting on West Silver Lake Blvd. The draining of the reservoir was postponed for the benefit of the nesting wildlife’s mating […]

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