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  • 27 Oct 2020 1:24 PM | Anonymous
    The skeletons are out tonight
    They march about the streets
    With bony bodies bony heads And bony hands and feet
    Bony bony bony bones With nothing in between
    Up and down through Glassell Park
    They march on Halloween

    Take a skeleton or two and place them outside your home Even though trick or treating may be tough THIS YEAR we can still celebrate the holiday and our community brought to you by the GPIA

  • 19 Oct 2020 11:46 AM | Anonymous

    Are you interested in running for the 2021 GPIA Board? The elected officers of GPIA are: President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer, Improvement Committee Chairman, and three (3) Area Improvement Representatives. Now is the time, please the nominations committee know. Click here to email the nominating committee via

    2021 Board nominations


    Vice President
    Improvement Chair
    Area 1 representative
    Area 2 representative
    Area 3 representative

    re: board members/ nominations
    Bylaws read as follows: 

    1.  The elected officers of GPIA shall be: President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer, Improvement Committee Chairman, and three (3) Area Improvement Representatives.

    2.  All the elected officers and appointed officers of the Glassell Park Improvement Association shall serve without compensation except for a reasonable advancement or reimbursement of expenses incurred in the performance of their duties with approval of the General Board.

    3.   A nominating committee consisting of three members shall be appointed by the President at each September meeting.  This committee shall present nominations for office with the Call for Election in the November bulletin preceding the election at the November meeting.  Further nominations may be made from the floor, provided the nominee is present or has given consent to serve if elected.

    4.  The annual election of officers shall be by ballot at the November meeting, with the installation at the January meeting. Voice votes may be taken when there is but one nominee for an office.  Each term of office shall be for one year.

    5.   Vacancies in office shall be filled by recommendation of the General Board, subject to ratification by the membership; except for the office of president, which shall be filled immediately by the Vice-President.

    6.  No elected officer may hold the same office for more than two consecutive full terms.

  • 19 Oct 2020 11:28 AM | Anonymous

    By request, the "At Home With..." League of Women Voters video is posted. Please click here to see the 10/14 MEETING VIDEO

  • 13 Aug 2020 3:56 PM | Anonymous

    A  citywide opportunity for individual artists to reimagine public art, applications accepted until September 1, 2020, or until 600 applications are received. 

    The Citywide COVID-19 Emergency Response Program will focus on individual artists with the greatest risk of hardship. Artists must demonstrate financial need and the detrimental impact of COVID-19, such as the ability to pay rent, utility bills, loss of employment, etc. 


    About the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA)

    As a leading arts and cultural agency, DCA empowers Los Angeles’ vibrant communities by supporting and providing access to quality visual, literary, musical, performing, and educational arts programming; managing vital cultural centers; preserving historic sites; creating public art; and funding services provided by arts organizations and individual artists.

    Formed in 1925, DCA promotes arts and culture as a way to ignite a powerful dialogue, engage LA’s residents and visitors, and ensure LA’s varied cultures are recognized, acknowledged, and experienced. DCA’s mission is to strengthen the quality of life in Los Angeles by stimulating and supporting arts and cultural activities, ensuring public access to the arts for residents and visitors alike.

    DCA advances the social and economic impact of arts and culture through grant-making, public art, community arts, and strategic marketing and development. DCA creates and supports arts programming, maximizing relationships with other city agencies, artists, and arts and cultural nonprofit organizations to provide excellent service in neighborhoods throughout Los Angeles.

    For more information, please visit

  • 13 Aug 2020 10:12 AM | Anonymous

     Bulky Item Round-up & Flash Clean-up

    This Saturday Morning 8/15! BULKY ITEM ROUND UP event, with item pick-up available! Please notify us of items you would like to get rid of at your home (contact details below)

    To get rid of items, send an e-mail to Jim Kiehl to be put on the pick-up list. Then have your items out in front of your home before *8:00AM on 8-15-20.

    No Electronics, household chemical waste, or tires can be taken. 

    Find any abandoned Bulky items out on the street? Note the location and a description of the items so we can add them to the pick –up list.

    *Pick-up will be between 8am & 11am. 

    Rather drop off your items? There will be 3 bins in Glassell Park to bring your bulky items to:

    1) 4126 Verdugo Road (north of York, east side of street). 

    2) Avenue 33 (between Verdugo Road and Eagle Rock Blvd).

    3) 3361 Portner St. (near Estara).

    Flash cleanups are quick-and-efficient street cleanups of specific locations in Glassell Park, designed to be completed in 45 minutes. In, Out, Done! In a few focused minutes our energy and efforts create cleaner streets for all. 

    For questions and to be put on the pick-up list, email

  • 7 Aug 2020 1:07 PM | Anonymous


    FREE COVID-19 walk-up testing  & Census Canvass in Cypress Park on Saturday, August 8th at the Cypress Park Recreation Center 2630 Pepper Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90065.

    There will also be FREE COVID-19 walk-up testing with no appointment necessary from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

  • 5 Aug 2020 12:41 PM | Anonymous

    The GPIA’s Wednesday evening “At Home With...” series continues with LAPD Captain Arturo Sandoval from the Northeast Station in Glassell Park. Captain Sandoval is a Los Angeles native and became a police officer in 1989.

    Zoom information will be posted here, and go to to recommend someone we should invite.

  • 2 Aug 2020 10:56 AM | Anonymous

    Interested in Glassell Park having their own Dog Park?? The Exploratory Committee is forming soon! Interested people and pups, please (virtually) join us Tues. evening, 6:30 - it would be great to "meet" neighborhood pups!

    More information and the meeting link can be found on the event page. Please click here.

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The GPIA is a 501(c)3 volunteer nonprofit community organization in operation since 1968. All memberships and donations are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. 

Annual memberships (and community improvement grants) allow us to host events and improve our community. If you're not already a member or your membership has expired, please consider joining or renewing your membership.

Currently meeting by Zoom

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Glassell Park C/S Center
3750 Verdugo Road,
Los Angeles, CA 90065

Mailing Address:
PO Box 65881
Glassell Park, CA 90065

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