Mid City West Community Council does not necessarily endorse any of the content of these websites or the organizations, but is providing these links as a general service to the community.


DIAL 9-1-1

LAPD (non-emergency number):

877-ASK-LAPD (1-877-275-5273)


Access to Citywide Information and Departments: 3-1-1
(8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. seven days a week)

  • Los Angeles City Information          3-1-1 or 213-473-3231 (8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.)
  • Emergency Number          9-1-1
  • Non-Emergency Police Number          877-ASK-LAPD (877-275-5273)
  • Wilshire Police Station          213-473-0476
  • Crime Tips          800-78-CRIME
  • Senior Services          800-510-2020
  • Abandoned Cars          800-222-6366
  • Animal Regulation          888-452-7381
  • Building and Safety          888-524-2845
  • Housing Department          866-557-RENT
  • City Clerk          213-485-5705
  • Consumer Protection          800-952-5210
  • Public Social Services          213-744-5611
  • Graffiti Removal          3-1-1
  • LA Housing Authority          213-252-2500
  • Health Department          323-846-4173
  • Parking Enforcement          213-485-4184
  • Sanitation/Recycling          800-773-2489
  • Street Lights          800-303-5267
  • Street Maintenance          800-996-2489
  • AQMD (Air Quality Management District)          800-288-7664
  • MTA (Bus, Subway, Light Rail)          323-GO-METRO (323-466-3876)
  • LA Dept of Water and Power          800-342-5397
  • SoCal Gas Company          800-427-2200



City of Los Angeles website

LAPD Online

L.A. Dept. of City Planning New Application Filings Map

L.A. DWP Neighborhood Council News and Information

L.A. City Foreclosure Registry Program

Service Request Form for Illegal Dumping Pick Up

Street Lighting Service Request

Street Services Request Form (potholes, downed trees, damaged sidewalk, etc.)  bss.boss@lacity.org

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)

Substance Abuse & Addiction in the Elderly

Domestic and Teen Violence

Small Business Relief

LA’s small businesses desperately need help. $500 million in COVID-19 relief grants are now available through the state. The deadline to apply is Jan 13.

If your CD4 small business or nonprofit requires extra help, reach out to contactCD4@lacity.org or 213-473-7004

Managing A Business Interruption Claim During The Covid-19 Pandemic

Affected by Homelessness?

Our COVID-specific resource guide for the summer:

Midtown Meal Guide

Click here for a directory of California emergency shelters

Click here for a directory of National and Online Resources for Homelessness