New to the neighborhood? Lived here for a while? Here’s where I’ll be posting tips, updates, and other information just for residents.

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311 Directory: Call 311 to request non-emergency LAPD assistance (877) 275-5273 (ASK-LAPD), graffiti removal, parking violations, street landscaping maintenance, construction permits, and more.

Arts District Business Improvement District: The BID is supported by area property owners who assess themselves additional fees to pay for maintenance and security services above those provided by the city. The organization operates a clean team to remove trash and graffiti and a safety ambassador crew to help deter crime. Call the 24/7 Clean & Safe Hotline  (213) 327-0979 to request services.

Bulky Item Collection: For household items such as mattresses, metal appliances, and other items not often accepted by charitable organizations and thrift stores, submit a Service Request Form online or call the L.A. Bureau of Sanitation at (800) 773-2489 to pick them up from your curbside free of charge.

City of Los Angeles: This is the website that serves as a portal for all city departments, bureaus, and commissions.

Los Angeles Dept. of Water & Power: To turn on, turn off, or transfer service, visit the DWP website or call (800) 342-5397 (DIAL-DWP)

Los Angeles Fire Department: Visit the LAFD website or call (213) 978-3800.

Los Angeles Police Dept. Central Community Police Station: This LAPD station serves the Arts District and other nearby DTLA neighborhoods.