What’s Happening in Mar Vista in the Week June 25

LA City Budget Day – June 24

This Saturday, June 24th is Budget Day at LA City Hall from 7:30am – 12:30pm! Open to all and it’s free to sign up. Breakfast and parking will be provided, simply register to be included. Get more details and register here.

Fourth of July Safety Info from LA Firefighters at the Blue Tent – June 25

Stop by the Blue Tent at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market this Sunday between 9am and 11:30am and chat with Assistant Chief Armando Hogan of the Los Angeles Fire Department. He’ll be there to discuss illegal fireworks and other topics of interest, especially about keeping you and your family safe this 4th of July. And we’re hoping Fire Engine 62 will be there, too! Fingers crossed! The Blue Tent is at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market on the NW corner of Pacific and Grand View.

Upcoming MVCC Meetings

Green Committee

Sunday, June 25 – 9:30am Venice Grind Back Patio 12224 Venice Blvd., Los Angeles 90066   The Committee is starting to plan for the 2018 Green Garden Showcase – it’s coming back! The full agenda is here.

Community Outreach Committee

Monday, June 26th – 6:30 p.m.
Coffee Connection 3838 S. Centinela Ave., Los Angeles 90066 The committee will discuss plans for the Fall Festival, happening on October 21st, and recruiting additional volunteers to help with outreach. The full agenda is here.

Committee on Public Safety (CoPS)

Tuesday, June 27 – 6:00 p.m. Windward School – Room 1030, Building P 11350 Palms Blvd., Los Angeles 90066 Parking entrance is on Sawtelle
Guest speakers Detective Robyn Salazar of the Los Angeles Police Department and Inspector Lee Versoza of the United States Postal Inspection Service discuss burglary prevention strategies and mail security. The full agenda is here.

Planning & Land Use Management Committee (PLUM)

Wednesday, June 28 – 6:30 p.m. Mar Vista Public Library 12006 Venice Blvd, Los Angeles 90066
With no development projects on the docket, the Planning and Land Use Committee considers a motion submitted by the Coalition 2 Preserve L.A. to open up closed door meetings on city planning to the public. The full agenda will be posted on the MVCC website 72 prior to the meeting. Transportation & Infrastructure Committee (T&I) Thursday, June 29 – 7:30 p.m. Location to be confirmed in the agenda

The full agenda will be posted on the MVCC website 72 prior to the meeting. Planning Ahead: Airport Committee Saturday, July 1 – 6p.m. St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church 11555 National Blvd, Los Angeles 90064 The full agenda will be posted on the MVCC website 72 prior to the meeting.

Community Event: Venice-Mark Twain Slide Show – June 26

Join LAPD Senior Lead Officer Adrian Acosta and Mark Twain Teacher(s) for a slide show and discussion of vandalism, graffiti, hate crimes, traffic and homelessness. Event will take place Monday, June 26th at Penmar Park.