BABCNC Board Member, Past President and Open Space Representative, Travis Longcore, Ph.D., gave an informative interview to the BBC Radio 5 Live, on Wednesday November 14, 2018, regarding the wildfires which have recently devastated parts of California. Please click here to hear the interview.Read More
Join us for Dudek's culminating presentation after a year-long investigation into the City of Los Angeles' urban forest management systems.
Date: Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Time: 4:00 - 5:00pm
Location: Los Angeles City Hall Board of Public Works Hearing Room
Please join us for a workshop to review and provide input regarding the proposed changes to the Hillside Construction Regulation Ordinance.
Date: Tuesday, November 27th, 2018
Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: American Jewish University
15600 Muholland Dr. #223
Bel Air, CA 90077
Dear BABCNC Stakeholders and Friends,
We are happy to share that the LA Department of City Planning has announced its first open house for its Wildlife Pilot Study.
Download Planning’s flyer for its November 7 open house at American Jewish University here
(Hillside Federation has their monthly meeting that same night, and they will have presentation on this study in January.)
Robin Greenberg, President
Bel Air-Beverly Crest Neighborhood Council
Click here to read the letter by Paul Koretz regarding his position to oppose a hotel for Benedict Canyon.Read More
If you are following the issue of accessory dwelling units (ADUs) in the hillsides, you may like to attend the CPC hearing on this on Thursday. The Planning Commission is now proposing
that ADUs be exempt from the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA).
Following several fires in the BABCNC hillsides started by metal-blade weed whackers used for brush clearance (including but not limited to the Roscomare fire in June of 2017), the BABCNC Emergency Preparedness Committee, has been seeking a ban on metal-blade weed whackers in these hillsides, which are considered to be a "Very High Fire Hazard Severity Zone" (VHFHSZ).Read More
JOIN US! Public Hearing for Mission Canyon Park
When: Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Location: Skirball Cultural Center
2701 N Sepulveda Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90049
Dear BABCNC Stakeholders,
We have all been invited to an Afternoon at the Getty on Sunday, October 7th at 3:00pm to view their newest exhibition Icons of Style, A Century of Fashion Photography, 1911-2011, as well as enjoy a reception overlooking the Getty’s stunning gardens.
RSVP by October 2nd (310)440-7300 or [email protected]
Please see this link to sign up for the Congress of Neighborhoods 2018.
CERT CLASSES BEGIN JULY 10, 2018
10449 Colina Way
Los Angeles, CA 90077
6:30PM - 9:00 PM
7/10, 7/17, 7/24, 7/31, 8/7, 8/14 & 8/21
SPACE IS LIMITED! PLEASE REGISTER https://www.eventbrite.com/e/lafdcert-los-angeles-tickets-46445172762
Dear BABCNC Stakeholders,
Bring your family and friends and join us in making our BABCNC neighborhoods even more beautiful this Saturday morning!
Dear Community Leaders,
Congressman Ted Lieu is calling together the third annual West LA VA Neighbors Community Roundtable.
This is your opportunity to get a briefing in an informal setting on the West LA VA Master Plan, its EIS/EIR, and the VA’s current efforts to address veteran homelessness, and be able to directly ask VA leadership your questions.
At this particular meeting you will be introduced to the newest member of their team, Megan Flanz, Esq., Executive Director for Master Plan.....