The Encino Neighborhood Council is pleased to be a sponsor of the Shakespeare by the Sea production of Romeo and Juliet on Friday, July 15, 2022 at 7PM. Get there early with your picnic dinner, blanket and chairs.
Anyone found guilty of selling, possessing, using or discharging illegal fireworks in the city of Los Angeles can be fined up to $1,000 and/or face up to a year in jail, according to the city attorney's office. Don't be the fool who sets the neighbors house, the whole neighborhood, or your own house on fire. Here is a link to report illegal fireworks: https://complaint.lacity.org/Complaint/fireworks/ . The pretty picture below was taken in a residential Encino neighborhood last July 4 - this was a large illegal display with the large ordinance exploding over the 101 Freeway and even street closures. Not cool.
The LAFD Station 83 Open House and Hot-Dog Roast was a success despite near-record heat! Neighborhood kids got to check out the fire trucks, over 200 hot dogs were consumed, we had some inspirational words from Councilmember Nithya Raman and Assistant Fire Chief Dean Zipperman. A HUGE thank-you to the LAFD CERT Volunteers who kept everyone safe and hydrated.
New LADWP Watering rules started June 1! LADWP is in Phase 3 of its water conservation plan - outdoor watering will be limited to 2 times per week. Odd numbered addresses Monday and Friday, even numbered addresses Thursday and Sunday. There are many rebates available from LADWP.
The LA Public Works Department has advice on protecting our trees during this period of unprecedented drought.
Metro has a plan to make it easier to get around by creating better transit options between the San Fernando Valley and the Westside. The natural barrier created by the Santa Monica Mountains makes traveling between the Valley and the Westside challenging – and will require innovation and multiple solutions. Metro is working to evaluate alternatives for a high-quality, reliable transit service option connecting the San Fernando Valley and the Westside.
There will be a several months-long construction project at Burbank Blvd. and Yarmouth St. to upgrade the gas pipeline system including valve and automated actuator. The presentation may be seen starting about 4.5 minutes into the recording of the Encino Executive Committee meeting on April 19, 2022. The project will also be briefly presented at the Encino NC Board meeting on April 27, 2022.