Entries by Andrew Jhun

COVID-19: Face Coverings Now Mandatory Outside Your Home

Mayor Eric Garcetti has issued an order requiring Angelenos to wear face coverings outside their homes. The order will aid the fight against COVID-19, as restrictions are gradually eased to allow more people to return to work and outdoor recreation. The order exempts young children who are at risk of suffocation and people with certain […]

COVID-19: Mayor Issues Order Requiring Face-Coverings at Essential Businesses

Mayor Garcetti ordered that all essential workers, as well as customers that patronize essential businesses, must start wearing face masks while at these establishments starting Friday, April 10. This includes all grocery stores, pharmacies, taxis/ ride share services, and more. To read more about this order, click here.   For more information go to: coronavirus.lacity.org

COVID-19: L.A. Controller Ron Galperin – Resources FAQ

  On behalf of L.A. Controller Ron Galperin, his Community Engagement Team hopes that you are staying healthy and safe in these challenging times. We understand how difficult it can be to comply with the Safer at Home directive as resources are tough to access and social distancing can be an isolating experience for many […]

COVID-19: HCIDLA FAQ Regarding Eviction Protections

The Eviction Protections page (website) has been updated as of March 31 to reflect the new ordinance, including the “rent increase freeze” on RSO rentals. Currently, the HCIDLA Hotline is scheduled to operate weekends to assist tenants and landlords during the month of April. The best source of FAQ is the HCIDLA COVID-19 page (click here) as […]

COVID-19: Guidance on Non-Medical Face Coverings

City of L.A. guidance on wearing face coverings in public In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Los Angeles has issued new guidance to L.A. residents on the importance of wearing face coverings in public. The California Department of Public Health has also issued public guidance on the use of face coverings. Early data suggests that […]

COVID-19: Safer At Home Emergency Order FAQ

“Safer At Home”: What You Need to Know To further combat the spread of COVID-19, Mayor Eric Garcetti has issued a “Safer at Home” emergency order — ordering all residents of the City of Los Angeles to stay inside their residences, and immediately limit all movement outside of their homes beyond what is absolutely necessary […]

COVID-19: Mayor Issues Temporary Restrictions

MAYOR GARCETTI ISSUES TEMPORARY RESTRICTIONS TO HELP SLOW SPREAD OF NOVEL CORONAVIRUS, PROTECT PUBLIC LOS ANGELES — Mayor Eric Garcetti tonight issued an emergency order to strengthen the City’s response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), placing temporary restrictions on restaurants, bars, and other establishments in the City of Los Angeles. The order includes temporary closure of bars […]

COVID-19: Mid City West Meetings & Events Cancelled through 3/31/2020

ALL NC MEETINGS & EVENTS ARE SUSPENDED THROUGH 3/31/2020, EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY On March 12, 2020, Raquel Beltran, General Manager of the Department of Neighborhood Empowerment announced that in keeping with Mayor Garcetti’s directive, entitled “COVID-19 City Guidelines,” all Neighborhood Council (NC) board, committee, alliance, and liaison meetings – as well as all other NC-related events […]