DTLA REGIONAL COUNCIL HOSTS GOVERNMENT CONNECT

The BOMA/GLA Downtwon Regional Council put on a great Government Connect event yesterday at 915 Wilshire. Thanks to huge BOMA/GLA supporter HARBRO for sponsoring breakfast at the event and to Lincoln Property Company for hosting.

Over 20 Downtown property managers came to the event, which was open to BOMA/GLA members and non-members alike. In attendance were representatives from LAPD, LAFD, LADBS, LADWP, NASA Services, the South Park BID, and the Downtown Women's Center.

COUNCILMAN RYU'S OFFICE ATTENDS SAN FERNANDO VALLEY REGIONAL COUNCIL MEETING

At this week's San Fernando Valley Q4 Regional Council Meeting, BOMA/GLA members heard from Nikki Ezhari, Councilman Ryu's District Director who covers the Sherman Oaks portion of the San Fernando Valley. Nikki was able to give BOMA/GLA members some great insights into waste hauling, homelessness, and the plans for allocating Measure M funds in the Valley.

BOMA/GLA HOSTS EL SEGUNDO GOVERNMENT CONNECT

The BOMA/GLA South Bay/Playa Vista Regional Council hosted a successful El Segundo Government Connect at PCT in El Segundo today. Thanks to our lunch sponsor, Duggan and Associates, and our host, PCT and CBRE. BOMA/GLA members had the chance to interact face to face with 8 El Segundo City officials who represented the full spectrum of city departments that property managers work with.

City Officials

LAPD COMMANDER TODD CHAMBERLAIN TALKS WITH BOMA/GLA SECURITY COMMITTEE ON DOWNTOWN DEMONSTRATIONS

The BOMA/GLA Security and Emergency Preparedness Committee met with LAPD Commander Todd Chamberlain (in photo above) and learned that LAPD has modified their tactics in the last few years to better manage the increased number of protests in Downtown LA.

NORTHEAST REGIONAL COUNCIL HOSTS BURBANK GOVERNMENT CONNECT

On Wednesday April 5th, the Northeast Regional co-hosted a government connect with the City of Burbank. Departments represented including the Burbank Police Department, Burbank Fire Department, Building & Safety Division, Burbank Water & Power, Homeless Services Division, Economic Development among others. 

SECURITY COMMITTEE LEADERS ADDRESS MAYOR GARCETTI’S OFFICE ON INCREASED PROTESTS DOWNTOWN

Security and Emergency Preparedness Committee Chair Marguerite Anastassiou, Commonwealth Management, and BOMA/GLA senior staff Martha Cox-Nitikman met with L.A. Deputy Mayor Jeff Gorrell and senior officials with LAPD to discuss the sharp increase in unpermitted protests in downtown L.A. Ms. Anastassiou expressed the concern that the blocking of driveways, streets and freeways by demonstrators without any notice could impact the desire for companies to locate downtown.

PASADENA PROPERTY MANAGERS CONNECT WITH CITY OFFICIALS

On Wednesday November 9th - BOMA/GLA building members connected with city officials from major Los Angeles city departments at Pasadena City Hall. The Northeast Regional Council hosted this event for all property managers in the area (both members and non-members).

GLENDALE PROVIDES INFORMATION ON TRESPASSING

The Glendale Police Department has provided information on how to file a no trespass letter in the case that there is an individual loitering within your private property. In order to for police to effectively respond to these situations, this form must be filled out and submitted every 90 days.