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NANDC Considers the South and Southeast Community Plan

The South and Southeast Community Plans will be an important topic at our upcoming Board Meeting on Thursday, December 1, 6:30pm at the Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center, 3916 S. Western Ave., LA, CA 90062. We will also have an update on prostitution on Western. View Board Meeting Agenda

The Community Plans were previously discussed in committee on November 22, at the Policy Committee meeting and at the Special Meeting immediately following with the UNNC Planning and Zoning Committee.

South and Southeast Community Plan

Policy Committee Meeting Agenda
Special Meeting Agenda

You may be interested in the upcoming community meetings:

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NANDC Cleans Up on October 15

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Thank you to everyone who joined us at our neighborhood clean up days this fall! With the help of enthusiastic volunteers we were able to make a noticeable and lasting impact on the appearance of two major intersections. We are reaching the end of Clean Streets Challenge and we are ready to start thinking about the future. Here’s how you can help:

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Neighborhood clean up day success!

img_4305Thanks to all our neighbors and families who spent their Saturday morning September 17, 2016 fighting blight around Adams and Normandie. We covered a lot of ground as around 20 volunteers cleaned nuisance corners, curbs, side streets, and alleys. And thanks to the following who helped make our day a success through their leadership and donations: West Adams TrashForce and Councilmember Marqueece Harris-Dawson, Everytable, LAPD Southwest Community Police Station, and Carla Hawkins, MPA, LAPD – Police Training and Education.
We’ll see you on October 15 for another clean up day! Stay tuned to submit locations.

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Our Name

The early Eighth District Empowerment Congress, created by now Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas was a community-based education and mobilization program. It has been acknowledged as the model for the Los Angeles citywide neighborhood council system created by the change City Charter.

We still proudly carry the early moniker in our name as the 'Empowerment Congress North Area Neighborhood Development Council'.  Call us NANDC for short!

Our Community

NANDC is located in West Adams, one of the oldest neighborhoods in Los Angeles, with most of its buildings erected between 1880 and 1925. It was once the wealthiest district in the city, with its Victorian mansions and sturdy Craftsman bungalows home to Downtown businessmen and professors and academicians at USC. In the 1990s, three areas of West Adams were designated as Historic Preservation Overlay Zones by the city of Los Angeles, in recognition of their outstanding architectural heritage.