Student Professional Worker Opportunity Available - Open Data Coordinator
Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti is seeking a Student Professional Worker to work part-time as the Open Data Coordinator and serve as a lead on various aspects of the Los Angeles City Open Data Program. See bulletin for more info.
Lacity.org is Awarded Best of the Web for the 3rd Year in a Row
For three straight years the City's official website, Lacity.org, has been recognized as a national "Best of the Web" winner. Managed by the City's Information Technology Agency, Lacity.org is now 60% faster, smartphone-friendly, ADA web accessible, and "cloud-hosted" to insure it stays up during a national disaster.
ITA Supports Gender Equity in IT and Citywide
On August 26th, ITA joined the Mayor and City leaders in commemorating and supporting Gender Equity Week. The Mayor signed Executive Directive No. 11 - Gender Equity in City Operations, expressing the City's commitment to provide equal rights, responsibilities and opportunities to all people no matter their sex or gender, as a fundamental human right. While women comprise 42% of the ITA workforce, the department acknowledges that there is an overall lack of diversity in the industry. Working with the City's Personnel Department, ITA is working to build a workforce as diverse as Los Angeles. See more..
LA Wins “Best Data Analytics Project” Award in 2015 Best of California Competition!
The ITA received the 2015 Best of California award for Best Data Analytics Project on behalf of the City of LA for its Vision Zero research project to reduce LA pedestrian and cyclist fatalities. Sponsored by the Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti and Councilman Paul Krekorian, the project was a partnership between the University of Southern California, Department of Transportation, LAPD, and ITA to use advanced data analysis to identify risk factors, causes, and preventative measures.
LA Community Broadband Network (CityLinkLA) RFI
The City is seeking information from vendors that may ultimately bid to construct the CityLinkLA and from public/private entities interested in partnering with the City for the citywide broadband initiative (CityLinkLA Request for Information).
The City's Official website, LACity.org, is now smart, open, and social. Info is tailored for Angelenos, small-business owners, and tourists. It offers richer content, social media connectivity, and online 311 services. The citizen-centric site keeps visitors updated with live and on-demand videos including live coverage of City Council meetings and a weekly news show. Find job and business opportunities, and access City services for payments, service requests, GIS maps and more.
MyLA 311 Mobile App
With the MyLA311 Mobile App, City of Los Angeles information and services are just a few taps away. MyLA311 links Angelenos with the services and information they need to enjoy their city, beautify their community and stay connected with their local government.
L.A. Cityview 35
LA CityView 35 is the City Government cable channel that serves the people of Los Angeles by providing accurate and current information about the activities of City government. It highlights and provides programs which discuss significant issues facing the community and the people of Los Angeles.
3-1-1 Call Center
The 3-1-1 Call Center provides a way to get connected to a wide variety of non-emergency City services and general information. Some of the most popular City services can be requested directly through the 3-1-1 Call Center. These include bulky item pickup requests, inspection requests, graffiti cleanup requests, and reports of property violations.