Van Nuys celebrated the opening of the new LAFD 39 station on Saturday, November 2, 2019. Everyone enjoyed a pancake breakfast and an opportunity to tour the station and view the equipment as part of the festivities.
This Bridge Housing facility is planned for 7700-7798 Van Nuys Boulevard, which includes part of a Los Angeles Department of Water and Power storage and maintenance yard and an adjacent parking lot owned by the Los Angeles Department of Transportation. It would serve 100 people and open early 2020.
The Metro Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) was the main topic of interest at the Van Nuys Neighborhood Council meeting on Wednesday, October 14. The Van Nuys Neighborhood Council voted to support the project moving to the next step which is to conduct and Environmental Impact Review on proposed routes. The Metro Board will hear the matter on Thursday, October 24, 10am at their upcoming meeting at One Gateway Plaza, Los Angeles, 90012. All interested stakeholders are invited to attend the meeting and make their voice heard.
Many thanks to all who attended the Van Nuys Neighborhood Council Town Hall Meeting on September 11th. Due to unforeseen circumstances we had to postpone our normal board meeting until September 18, 2019. Please come and join us at 7:00pm in a great new location: The State Office Building Auditorium on 6150 Van Nuys Boulevard.
Clean Streets Clean Starts under the direction of Don Larson has been working in Van Nuys to clean up trash, clean tree wells of vegetation where drug users stash their materials, power washing sidewalks, and more.