2021 Neighborhood Council Elections

Are you a community-minded individual who is passionate about West Adams? If so, you should consider running for a Board seat on the West Adams Neighborhood Council!

As the West Adams Neighborhood Council, our purpose is to participate as an advisory body on issues of concern to our neighborhood and to create more opportunities to build partnerships with government to address local needs and concerns in our community. You will have an opportunity to affect change on a variety of issues impacting the West Adams community – social and racial justice, land use, housing, homelessness, transportation, sustainability, education, and so much more.

To ensure the health and safety of stakeholders during the COVID-19 pandemic, the City Council approved the City Clerk’s recommendation to conduct all Vote-By-Mail
2021 Neighborhood Council Elections.

For the 2021 elections, you will be voting on candidates for 8 Board seats:

Key Dates:

  • Vote-by-mail ballot request opens: March 26, 2021
  • Vote-by-mail ballot request closes: May 18, 2021
  • ELECTION DAY: May 25, 2021
  • Deadline to receive mail-in ballots (must be postmarked on Election Day): June 4, 2021

Vote-by-Mail Resources:

In addition to vote-by-mail, a ballot drop box location will also be made available at the following location:

Baldwin Hills Branch Library (map)
2906 South La Brea Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90016

Ballot drop boxes will be opened at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, 5/21 and closed at 8:00p.m. on Election Day (Tuesday, 5/25).

Additional Resources:

VIDEO: Mayor Eric Garcetti’s Message on 2020/21 Neighborhood Council Elections


VIDEO: What It Means To Be a Neighborhood Council Candidate


Candidate Info Session Recording, Transcript, and Presentation