Civic Engagement

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Register to Vote

Voting is one of your most important rights as a citizen, make sure your voice is heard by participating in elections at all levels. Register to vote online at California's Online Voter Registration website.

https://registertovote.ca.gov/

Join a Neighborhood Council
Join a Neighborhood Council

Neighborhood Councils are advisory bodies who advocate for their communities with City Hall on important issues like development and investment. Neighborhood Council board members are City officials who are elected by the members of their local communities. However, they donate their time as volunteers.

https://empowerla.org/councils
Run for Municipal Office Or File a Ballot Measure
Run for Municipal Office Or File a Ballot Measure

Find information on how to register to run for municipal office and/or file initiatives and ballot measures in the City of Los Angeles.

https://clerk.lacity.org/elections