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In the last decade, the Fletcher Square area of Glassell Park has also become a thriving residential and commercial center with the addition of Juntos Park, the Glassell Park Community Garden, the Glassell Park Senior and Community Center, the Rio Vista housing development and other community assets.

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March 19 Filing Deadline for GPNC Elections

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The Candidate Filing Period has been extended to March 19 to encourage broader participation and allow more people to participate in the election process. But don’t wait til the last minutes to file your candidacy! Get the details and file to run: http://empowerla.org/gpnc/glassell-park-nc-2014-elections/ The Glassell Park Neighborhood Council will hold elections on Saturday, April 26, 2014, 10am-4pm for all 15 seats, each with a two year team.  Stakeholders who are 18+ may run for a seat. Stakeholders are defined as those who live, work, or own property in the neighborhood and also  those who declare a stake in the neighborhood and affirm the factual basis for it. Interested candidates may want to review our bylaws, as well as come to meetings. The candidate filing period is from February 10 through March 19. File Online Now Spring 2014 Newsletter For more information click the elections button.

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Glassell Park Early Child Care Center Opens to Community

The Glassell Park  Early Education Center (EEC) is a beautiful, constructed EEC located in the Glassell Park Area the street from Glassell Park  Elementary. The new Glassell Park Early Education Center includes a single-story building housing seven classrooms, multiple restrooms, an administration office with  a nursing  station,  playground/courtyard  in the center, and  a  27-stall  parking.  “For more info. Please contact Principal Carol Hamper at (323)  221-1008 or  web-link  at https://glassellparkeec-lausd-ca.schoolloop.com KPCC reported on the ribbon cutting: Los Angles Unified School District officials finally have something to celebrate: A brand new preschool in a swanky new building in Glassell Park. At a ribbon cutting ceremony yesterday, school board member, Bennet Kayser called it a “vital resource” for the community. Until now, the district offered no pre-kindergarten classes in Glassell Park, which school principal Carol Hamper said the community desperately needed. The school is majority Latino and low-income population and providing early education helps them get ready for elementary school. Read the rest of their article  

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Welcome to the new GPNC Website!

We’re proud to introduce a brand new website for the Glassell Park Neighborhood Council! This website will be the front door to our beloved neighborhood of Glassell Park. Take a look around, and be sure to check back often for news about community events, Neighborhood Council meetings, and other resources!

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