ARROYO SECO NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL (ASNC)
MONTECITO HEIGHTS LOCAL ISSUES COMMITTEE
Montecito Heights Senior Center, 4545 Homer Street, Los Angeles 90031
Thursday, August 18, 2011 – 7 p.m.
I. Call to Order
II. Public Comments
Announcements regarding non-agenda items, requests for future agenda items (within the scope of
committee’s ability to address), and greetings/announcements from representatives of local elected
officials or City departments (2 mins. each).
III. New Business
A. Request to fund graffiti removal in Debs Park by Frank Linares.
B. Discuss tactics to eliminate homeless encampment in Debs Park.
IV. Announcement of vacancies on the ASNC Board of Representatives, open to al Montecito
Heights stakeholders – Montecito Heights Geographical Representative, as well as the Retail,
Wholesale, and Service Representative.
ARTICLE VIII (COMMITTEES) There shall be one Local Issues Committee for each of the [five ASNC]
communities . . . [which] shall include . . . any ASNC member within that same community. [It] shall report to
the Board on matters of local importance at each regular meeting of the ASNC. (Bylaws)
The purpose of the ASNC [is to]: 1) Provide a forum for discussion and review of ASNC issues and projects; 2) Engage
stakeholders in deliberation and collaboration on matters affecting the community; 3) Promote participation in City
governance and decision making processes, and to promote greater awareness and utilization of city services available to
(ASNC) stakeholders; 4) Work with other neighborhood councils, communities and organizations on issues of common
interest; 5) Advocate ASNC issues to government and private agencies, where there is widespread community agreement; 6)
Inform and educate community stakeholders and residents of forthcoming projects, events, and resources available to them
For further information regarding this Montecito Heights Local Issues meeting, contact the committee co-chair:
Roy Payan: (323) 319-8129