About This Show
The first podcast out of Los Angeles City Hall is all about Neighborhood Councils. Learn how Neighborhood Councils empower LA's communities, and how you can get involved with yours! Each monthly episode features a special guest sharing insights on how Neighborhood Councils can make a difference locally and Citywide. Presented by EmpowerLA - the City of Los Angeles Department of Neighborhood Empowerment. Produced by Arin Abedian and hosted by Brett Shears, this show is for all Angelenos, and for anyone interested in community organizing or grassroots politics.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
EmpowerLA Podcast - Office of Finance with Claire Bartels
Our guest today is Claire Bartels, Director of the Office of Finance. Bartels is a veteran of City Hall who has spent over three decades working for various City departments and elected officials. In our conversation, Claire talks about the financial state of our City, what the Office of Finance is doing to create productive partnerships with Neighborhood Councils and other City entities, and how they are handling the brave new world of legal recreational cannabis. We hope you enjoy!
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