The Dodgers Opening Day game is scheduled for Friday, April 4 at 1:10 pm. Opening Day always brings a lot of stress to the neighborhood.

The EPIA has invited representatives from the Dodgers to present this year’s Opening Day Plan so you can be prepared. Representatives from LAPD, LADOT, Park Rangers, Select Patrol and City Council Districts 1 and 13 will be in attendance to address your questions and concerns.

MARK YOU CALENDARS and make sure you attend on Thursday, March 6 at 7:00 pm.

All are welcome! Bring yourself, your neighbors, your input, and join us at Barlow Hospital, located at 2000 Stadium Way, in Williams Hall.


Saturday: Echo Park Community Cleanup

We’ll be covering Echo Park Avenue from Altivo to Morton and surrounding streets picking up trash, removing graffiti, and cleaning up those sidewalks. All residents and businesses are invited to help us out! There will also be bulky item dropoff available.

Supplies will be provided by Council District 13, but we encourage everyone to bring their own sunscreen and work gloves.Meet at 9:00 am at Elysian Heights Elementary School

Click here to RSVP on our Facebook page.

Click here to download the flyer!

Coming up: EPIA Spring social and fundraiser

join the


for a social event at Taix Restaurant in the Champagne Room

THURSDAY, APRIL 7, 2011 at 7:00 pm

Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, and a RAFFLE while learning about neighborhood issues from Echo Park leaders, neighbors and activists.

We have had many Echo Park businesses donate to the raffle, so you can expect really great prizes!

No RSVP required. Contact us if you’d like to donate to the raffle, or if you have any questions. Spanish-language versions of the flyer are also available.

Nonprofit Leadership Summit in August

We would love to send Echo Park residents to the Leadership Summit on behalf of EPIA. Please let us know if you are interested in attending!

RSVP by August 9 by clicking here. With questions, contact District Director Marta A. Segura by phone at 323-957-4500, or by email marta.segura@lacity.org.