Knollwood Plaza Signal Activation


Last week, GHNNC was proud to join Councilmember Mitchell Englander, community members, and stakeholders in activating the new traffic signal at the Knollwood Plaza.

The Balboa Blvd-Knollwood Plaza Driveway project added a traffic signal and vehicle entrance/exit to the Knollwood Shopping Center. Secondary work added new curb and access ramps that will provide safe passage to the center for pedestrians. The project’s undertaking is unique in that the local community and business owners of the Knollwood Plaza were instrumental in achieving its success. Without their support, this project would not have come to fruition.

Click here to view the E-Video of the project’s groundbreaking.
Click here to view photos of this event.

Check Out the New Interactive District Map on CD12 Website

Councilmember Mitchell Englander   Council District 12

This week, we revealed our new interactive district map on the Council District 12 website. Council District 12 is now the first and only website in the City of Los Angeles to host and interactive Arc GIS map.

With this map, you can view the location of City facilities including police and fire stations, libraries, and schools, as well as, community organizations and the location of CD12 “Businesses of the Month.”

Arc GIS is a geographic information system (GIS) for working with maps and geographic information. It is used for creating and using maps; compiling geographic data; analyzing mapped information; sharing and discovering geographic information; and managing geographic information in a database.

The system provides an infrastructure for making maps and geographic information available throughout an organization, across a community, and openly on the Web.

Click here to view the map.

-Mitchell Englander, Councilmember Twelfth District

2014 Congress of Neighborhoods: September 20


Neighborhood Council leaders from throughout the city have partnered with the Department of Neighborhood Empowerment (EmpowerLA) in bringing the 2014 LA Congress of Neighborhoods to City Hall on Saturday, September 20, from 7:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

The event is free, and it includes breakfast and lunch, workshops, networking, and more.

Register Now

Los Angeles has 95 certified neighborhood councils and the Congress of Neighborhoods is designed by council leaders so that there is something for everybody, from curious stakeholders to new board members to seasoned veterans of the civic engagement process to city hall insiders.

The theme this year is “Keys to Success” and this will be your opportunity to Read more »

Local Solar Program Workshop – September 23


Join LADWP for a special community and stakeholder workshop on LADWP’s Local Solar Programs. This is an opportunity to learn about the status of our robust Feed-in Tariff Programs (FiT50 & FiT100) and Solar Incentive Program. LADWP plans to engage participants on exciting plans to expand FiT and create a brand-new Community Solar Program.

LADWP John Ferraro Building: A-Level Lobby
111 North Hope Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012 Read more »

The 2014 Granada Hills Street Faire – Saturday, October 11


Granada Hills is having their annual Street Faire complete with great food, live music, arts and crafts, a variety of kids activities including face painting and pony rides, and opportunities for pet adoptions. There will also be raffle drawings all day long and silent auction.

Saturday, October 11
10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Granada Hills Street Faire
On Chatsworth St. from Zelzah Ave. to Encino Ave.
Granada Hills

For more information please call (818) 368-3235 or visit

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