Meeting Minutes

Minutes from July 13th, 2011 meeting

Minutes from July 13th, 2011 meeting

  • 70 Neighborhood Watch Signs Needed to Cover Entry Points Along Riverside Dr./Ripple & Blake Ave….100 signs to be ordered.
  • Funding for signs confirmed from Elysian Valley Riverside Neighborhood Council
  • Neighbors reported a high increase in theft of vehicle hub-caps and frustration with LAPD not taking report via telephone–Office Hill promised to look into the matter and requested people affected walk into the North East office to file report if necessary. Everyone should report their stolen hub caps. The crime is not too small and if it occurred in the past it’s not too late! Please call! Reporting crimes help the police department solve crimes.
  • Officer HIll reported that there is a $500 reward for apprehension of people committing graffiti or participating in illegal dumping.
  • Officer Hill suggested purchase of high-tech camera to help combat crime in Elysian Valley
  • Officer HIll suggested Planting Creeping Vine on walls affected by graffiti
  • Officer HIll made mention of a citizen group that will assist the community with sit-in surveillance at hot areas
  • The NW Program will organize a paint-out group to walk and cover graffiti along with other neighborhood groups and LAPD
  • The NW spoke of organizing a Pedestrian River Bed Walk-a-thon with other neighborhood groups to help promote pedestrian safety on the River bed
  • The EVNW was invited to host a table at the upcoming 2011 Frogtown Artwalk on September 24, 2011
  • All in attendance were reminded to dial 911 for any police need—Please take the effort to report crimes within ElysianValley.