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Quality of Life in Laurel Canyon


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Government Services & Representatives

Please report all crimes in the Laurel Canyon area. The police can only act if they know there's a problem, so please call to file a crime report. 213-485-4302, for non-emergency crime reports.

So, when you ask where your tax dollars go, just refer to this list. It takes a lot of resources to run a community.

City of Los Angeles

The following site contains a search tool that will produce links to more detailed services. There is also a personal address feature that enables you to pull up information specific to your home address.

City of Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa

LA Office: 213-978-0600
Valley Office: 818-756-8505

City Councilman, District Four

Councilman Tom LaBonge
City Hall, 200 N. Spring Street, Room 480
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Phone: 213-485-3337, Fax: 213-624-7810

County of Los Angeles

Index to All Services: www.lacounty.info/quick_links_frame.htm

County Supervisor, District 3

Supervisor Zev Yarslovsky
821 Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration
500 West Temple Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Phone: 213-974-3333, Fax: 213-625-7360

State of California


Governor Edmund G. Brown

State Capitol Building, Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: 916-445-2841, Fax: 916-445-4633
Email: governor@governor.ca.gov

State Legislature Representatives

California State Senate District 23
Senator Fran Pavley
Capitol Address
State Capitol
Room 4035
Sacramento, CA 94248-0001
(916) 651-4023
District Address
2716 Ocean Park Blvd Suite 3088
Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 314-5214

California State Assembly District 42
Assemblyman Mike Feuer
Capitol Address
State Capitol
Room 2013
Sacramento, CA 94249-0042
(916) 319-2042
District Address
9200 Sunset Blvd. Suite 1212
West Hollywood, CA 90069
(310) 285-5490

US Congressional Representatives

US Congress District 30
Representative Henry A Waxman
8436 West Third Street, Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Phone: 323-651-1040, 818) 878-7400, 652-3095
Fax: 323-655-0502

Senator Diane Feinstein
Guillermo Gonzalez, Deputy State Director
11111 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite 915
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Phone: 310-914-7300, Fax: 415-393-0710

Senator Barbara Boxer
312 N. Spring Street, Suite 1748
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Phone: 213-894-5000, Fax: 213-894-5042

Alphabetical List of Los Angeles City/County Services

Alley Debris, to report
Phone: 213-473-8299

South Coast Air Quality Management Board

Phone: 310-646-5252

Animal Services, City of Los Angeles
West LA Shelter
Tuesday - Saturday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Sunday 12:00PM - 4:00PM
11950 Missouri Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90025
Phone: 888-4LAPET1 or 888-452-7381, Fax: 310-207-4965

Animal Control Center # 3, Los Angeles County
Monday - Thursday 12 PM - 7 PM
Friday and Saturday 10 AM - 5 PM
Closed Sundays and Holidays
216 West Victoria Street, Carson, CA 90248
Between Main & Broadway, 2 blocks south of 91 Freeway.
Please note: Victoria St. is the same as 190th St.
The shelter has a Gardena mailing address.
Phone: 310-523-9566

Abandoned Vehicles, to report
Phone: 800-222-6366

Brush Clearance
Advise from the LA County Fire Department

Building and Safety
Phone: 888-524-2845

Building Codes, Permits, Inspections, Illegal Construction
Phone: 818-756-8259

Building Without Permits, Excessive Garage Sales
Phone: 310-575-8392

Business Licenses / Permits
Phone: 213-626-9271

Cable TV Complaints
If you have contacted your cable company with a complaint about billing or service and have not received a satisfactory response, or if you have not been able to get through to your cable company, use this number. The City does not handle complaints about cable TV programming.
Phone: (213) 485-2751

City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo
LA Office: 213-485-5408
Van Nuys District Office: 818-756-8881
Downtown Central Office: 213-847-0355
Downtown Civil Office: 213-485-3644
Consumer Protection Questions: 213-485-4515

Commission for Children, Youth and Their Families
Phone: 213-978-1872

City Clerk
Business Licenses, Claims Against the City
Phone: (213) 978-1020

Phone: 213-485-6334

Electrical Problems
Power lines down, power outages.
Phone: 800-342-5397

Emergency Preparedness
Phone: 213-978-2222

Bureau of Engineering
Phone: 213-847-8704
Installation and repairing of guardrails and handrails.
Phone: 818-756-8946

Business Licenses and Permits
Phone: 213-626-9271

Fire Department, Los Angeles Fire Station 97
8021 Mulholland Drive, just east of Laurel Canyon Blvd.
Los Angeles CA 90046-1128
Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency: (818) 756-8697

Fire Hydrant Broken
Phone: 800-499-4611

Graffiti Removal
Phone: 800-611-2489

City of Los Angeles Household Hazardous Waste/Used Oil Recycling
Phone: 800-988-6942

County of Los Angeles Hazardous Waste Collection
Phone: 888-CleanLA

Hollywood Beautification Team
Phone: 323-463-5180

Project Heavy West
A non-profit program designed to reduce substance abuse among at-risk youth.
Phone: 310-477-1291

Homeless Services Authority
Phone: 213-683-3333

Household Hazardous Waste Hotline
Phone: 800-988-6942

Housing Department
Phone: 800-994-4444

Landlord/Tenant Issues
Phone: 213-367-9139

Phone: 213-488-4327

Los Angeles County Museum of Art
5905 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90036
General Information: 323-857-6000
Hearing Impared: (TDD) 323-857-0098

Parking Enforcement
Phone: 323-906-7973, 310-665-0394, 818-756-9418

Planning Department
Los Angeles Office: 213-978-1255
Automated Records and File Units: 213-978-1259
Valley Office: 818-756-8440

Los Angeles Regional Drug & Poison Information Center
24-hour emergency information on poison contact including swallowing, eye or skin irritation, inhalation, animal or insect bites, food or drug reactions, and pet exposure.
Phone: 1-800-8-POISON, (1-800-876-4766)

City of Los Angeles Public Works
Phone: 213-978-0265

County of Los Angeles Public Works
Emergency: 800-675-HELP
Non-Emergency: 626-458-5100

Public Affairs Office
Phone: 213-978-0333

City of Los Angeles Recycling
Phone: 800-773-2489

County of Los Angeles Recycling
Phone: 888-CleanLA

Sewer Problems
Weekdays until 4:00 pm
Phone: 213-485-5884
Nights, Weekends, Holidays
Phone: 213-473-8299

Broken pavement, tree root problems
Phone: 800-996-2489

Illegal signs on public property
Phone: 213-473-8299

Stop Signs
To request a stop sign, traffic signal, etc, please submit your request in writing to Council Office.
West Los Angeles: 310-575-8138
Valley Office: 818-756-8441

Storm Drain Problems
Weekdays until 4:00 pm
Phone: 213-485-5884
Nights, weekends and holidays
Phone: 213-485-7575

Street Repairs/Cleaning
Phone: 213-473-8299

Street Resurfacing
Phone: 800-996-2489

Street Lighting Problems
Phone: 800-303-5267

Transportation Department
West LA Office: 310-575-8138
East Valley Office: 818-756-8441
West Valley Office: 818-756-8784

Trimming and dead tree removal, fallen tree on public property, tree
roots breaking the pavement.
Los Angeles Office: 213-485-5675
Valley Office: 818-755-7643

Trash Collection
Trash not collected, recycling bin requests, bulky item pick-up. (The
city is not responsible for trash pickup at apartments or condos over
3 units. Contact your manager or landlord.)
Phone: 800-773-2489

Voter Registration

Police Authorities

Los Angeles Police Department, Hollywood Division
1358 N. Wilcox Avenue, between Sunset Blvd and Fountain Ave.
Hollywood CA 90028
Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency, Front Desk: 213-485-4302
LAPD: www.lapdonline.org
Hollywood Division:

The unit patrolling our area is called, Basic Car 6A31
Senior Lead Officer Dale Hickerson
Phone: 213/485-4310, Mobile: 213-509-3843
Email: 16893@lapd.lacity.org
Basic Car District Coordinator Sergeant Harris
Cellular: 213-509-3561

Hollywood Community Police Advisory Board

Los Angeles County Sheriff

Los Angeles Office of the FBI


City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation & Parks

Los Angeles County Parks and Recreation

California State Parks

The Nature Conservancy of California

National Parks Service

Utility Hotlines

Los Angeles Dept. of Water and Power
DWP Mailing Address: P.O. Box 51111
Los Angeles, California 90051-0100
DWP 24-hour Hotline: 1-800-DIAL-DWP (1-800-342-5397)

Southern California Gas Company
Centralized Correspondence
P.O. Box 3150, San Dimas, CA 91773
Phone: 800-427-2200
TTD-TTY for Speech and Hearing Impaired: 800-252-0259

Low Flying Aircraft Complaints

Federal Aviation Administration

Information Corrections and Updates

Contact information and personnel change over time. If you find that something has changed, please send update information to: webmaster@laurelcanyon.org. Also, if you find that we have left anything out, please let us know that, too.

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