TOM LABONGE NEWS
Discuss the East San Fernando Valley Transit Corridor Study
Metro is inviting local input on the East San Fernando Valley Transit Corridor, and stakeholders are invited. Validated parking is available at the Sylvan/Sylmar Avenue parking lot.
Marvin Braude Constituent Service Center
6262 Van Nuys Blvd.
Wednesday, March 27, 4—6 p.m.
Save the Date: Los Angeles River Fun Run Coming
The second annual Los Angeles River Fun Run will be held May 5, 2013. Early registration continues from now until March 31. For more information on the event, which is sponsored by Councilmember Tom LaBonge, visit lariverfunrun.com. 100% of the proceeds go directly to the organizations that restore and protect the Los Angeles River.
LaBonge in Washington for League of Cities
Councilmember Tom LaBonge traveled to Washington, D.C. this past week for a conference hosted by the National League of Cities. Above, Councilmember LaBonge reviews a map of Los Angeles with Representative Janice Hahn (CA-44). Representative Hahn was formerly a member of the Los Angeles City Council. Below, Councilmember LaBonge stands with Representative Adam Schiff (CA-28) and Hollywood Chamber of Commerce President Leron Gubler.
City of Los Angeles to Observe Cesar Chavez Day on March 25
All offices of the City of Los Angeles will be closed in observance of Cesar Chavez Day on March 25, 2013. The City of Los Angeles will also observe the following holidays on the following days: Memorial Day, May 27, 2013; July 4, 2013; Labor Day, September 2, 2013; Columbus Day, October 14, 2013; Veteran’s Day, November 11, 2013; Thanksgiving, November 28 and 29, 2013; and Christmas, December 25, 2013.
Words, Wit, & Wisdom Book & Authors Luncheon
This event is presented by the Brandeis National Committee, San Fernando Chapter.
12833 Ventura Blvd.
Thursday, April 11, 10 a.m.
For reservations and ticket information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (818) 905-5393.
Burbank African Violet Society Meeting
The program will be “Grooming Your African Violet Dawgs” or Leslie Cox from the Thousand Oaks A.V.S. as a guest speaker on the topic of “African Violet Design.” Guests are always welcome to attend our meetings.
Little White Chapel
1711 N. Avon St. (Parking on Jeffries)
Thursday, March 21, 10 a.m.
For more information please telephone (818) 951-3597.
Burbank Community Theater Meeting
Julia Swanwick, a Burbank resident, has started the Burbank Community Theater group to supply a creative outlet for theater-lovers in the area. The theater group is open to people of all ages throughout Burbank and surrounding cities. Come to their first meeting – all are welcome!
Priscilla’s, 4150 Riverside Dr.
Sunday, April 7, 11 a.m.
For more information, call (508) 254-5304 or email BurbankCommunityTheater@gmail.com.
School Board Candidates Forum
The Burbank Association of Realtors will host a forum featuring the remaining 4 candidates for 2 seats on the Burbank Unified school board. The candidates are: Larry Applebaum, Steve Ferguson, Charlene Tabet, David Dobson.
The event is open to the public. The Burbank Municipal General Election will be April 9.
Burbank Association of Realtors
2006 W. Magnolia Blvd. (Upstairs)
Thursday, March 21, 8:30—9:30 a.m.
City Council Candidates Forum
A public forum will be held at the Burbank Central Library during which the public will have an opportunity to ask questions and hear the statements of the four candidates for 2 open Burbank City Council seats. The candidates are: David Nos, Dave Golonski, Jess A. Talamantes, and David Gordon. The event will be hosted by the Burbank Association of Realtors, an organization which has been active in the community for over 90 years.
Burbank Central Library
110 N. Glenoaks Blvd.
Thursday, March 21, 6—8 p.m.