NCWP Board Meeting on Jun 4, 2019

Meeting Date: 
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 6:30pm

Meeting Place: 
Westchester Municipal Building Community Room 7166 Manchester Avenue, Westchester, CA 90045

  1. Call to Order 
  2. Salute the Flag 
  3. Introductions
  4. Consent Calendar: (The following items will be treated as one item and enacted with one vote unless a Board member or a stakeholder requests that an item be placed on the Discussion Calendar.)
    1. Approval of Minutes of previous Board meeting
    2. Receive and file the Treasurer's Report and MER
    3. Motion to approve revised 2019-2020 budget and recurring charges.
    4. Motion to approve invoice for $395.80 to Moore Business Results for website support.
    5. Motion to approve letter re conditional support for the proposed remodeling project of the Westchester Golf Course Clubhouse.
    6. Motion to approve letter re request for complete inventory of off campus housing locations for students, faculty and staff from Loyola Marymount University. 
    7. Motion to approve appointment of Fred Puza, LMU, to the NCWP board to fill LMU representative seat.
    8. Motion to approve appointment of Jennifer Kingshott to the NCWP board to fill RD 14 (Playa Vista) seat.
  5. Announcements from Governmental Representative (limit to 3 minutes please)
  6. Announcements from Board Members
  7. Presentations
    1. Westchester/Playa Arts Committee presents utility box mural project artists.
    2. Philbert Wong, Metro Project Manager - Metro and Caltrans are studying the possible implementation of ExpressLanes on the I-105 between the I-405 and I-605. The ExpressLanes will enhance operations and improve trip reliability and travel times, improve traffic flow, and sustain and manage mobility within the corridor. 
    3. Ami Fields-Meyer, LA Mayor's Office, presentation re the City's efforts to address the issues of homelessness in Los Angeles
    4. Kimberly Fox, PLUC - Presentation about Transit Oriented Communities (TOC) Housing development guidelines and their impact on our community.
  8. Discussion Calendar and related Public comment
    1. Motion to approve letter re request that LA Planning suspend TOC plan approvals in the Reading/Ramsgate area in NCWP RD 13 and request CD 11 create a working group to study specific development TOC projects in this area.
  9. Public Comment - non-agenda items (limited to 2 minutes per speaker unless otherwise declared by the President or presiding director.  Public comment on agendized items will be called as each agenda item is brought forward.) 
  10. Committee Reports
  11. Adjourn

Next Meeting: 
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 6:30pm

Public Comment Request

In compliance with Government Code section 54957.5, non-exempt writings that are distributed to a majority or all of the board in advance of a meeting, may be viewed on our website at, or at the scheduled meeting. In addition, if you would like a copy of any record related to an item on the agenda please contact committee chairperson at (213) 473-7023 or by email through our website at The public is requested to fill out a SPEAKER CARD to address the Board on any item of the agenda prior to the Board taking action on an item. Comments from the public on Agenda items will be heard only when the respective item is being considered. Comments from the public on other matters not appearing on the Agenda that is within the Boards subject matter jurisdiction will be heard during the Public Comment period. Public comment is limited to 2 minutes per speaker, unless waived by the presiding officer of the Board. As a covered entity under Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City of Los Angeles does not discriminate on the basis of disability and upon request, will provide reasonable accommodation to ensure equal access to its programs, services and activities. Sign language interpreters, assistive listening devices, or other auxiliary aids and/or services may be provided upon request. To ensure availability of services, please make your request at least 3 business days (72 hours) prior to the meeting you wish to attend by contacting the Neighborhood Council Project Coordinator (213) 978-1551.