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"Join the Department of Planning for a Community Conversation. For the first time in nearly fifty years, the City of Los Angeles is undertaking a comprehensive update to its guiding vision, the General Plan. This initiative, OurLA2040, will result in a new 20-year...

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Mar Vista Green Garden Showcase to Return in 2018

The Mar Vista Green Garden Showcase, a neighborhood-wide tour of home gardens that focus on sustainable, drought-friendly, and native landscapes, is set to return in the spring of 2018. Read more about it on the Green Garden Showcase...

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A number of the links in the resources sections have been updated. The external sites to which we link tend to change every now & then and, sometimes, this results in links breaking. This latest round of updates fixes links in the Resources, Emergency Preparedness,...

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Weekly Discussion Group Starting in June

Jack Nordhaus, a member of the West Mar Vista Neighborhood Association's steering committee, is starting a weekly discussion group that will meeting on Thursdays (starting June 4th) in the Mar Vista Brand Library. Here are the details... Description: This freewheeling...

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Mar Vista Great Street Update

The Argonaut posted an article regarding the "Great Street" development of Venice Blvd. titled “Mayor pounds the pavement in Mar Vista”. The article includes information on a January 25th informational session at the Mar Vista Farmer's Market. Read it here...

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Find your neighborhood resources

Looking for your area's elected officials, regional services, planning/construction contacts, public safety contacts, and more? Use our new "Find your neighborhood resources" form to get the latest, area-specific details direct from the City of LA's site. Now...

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5 Steps to Neighborhood Preparedness

Our Emergency Preparedness page has been updated with the "5 Steps to Neighborhood Preparedness" – a quick overview of how to better ensure that you & your neighbors have planned ahead for a disaster. We look forward to helping the neighbors of West Mar Vista...

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Welcome to the official website for the West Mar Vista Neighborhood Association (WMVNA)! Our site provides an information hub for the activities, events, and projects of the West Mar Vista Neighborhood Association If you live within the West Mar Vista boundaries, then...

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Neighborhood Watch Block Captains Wanted!

WMVNA is eager to develop our Block Captain Network. This opportunity to serve your community can be as easy as "keeping your eyes and ears open," attending meetings, and disseminating information. The crime problem in our city is both demoralizing and costly....

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Emergency Preparedness Forum: Date TBD

Join us for a Sunday afternoon forum about Emergency preparedness (date to be announced). This introduction will be give participants basic information, encourage further participation and provide information about where to take Community Emergency Response Training...

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