Welcome to Pico Union Neighborhood Council

PUNC promotes public participation in government and works to improve government responsiveness to local concerns. 

PUNC is comprised of stakeholders who share a common goal. That goal is to continually improve the neighborhood and make it a better and safer place to live. PUNC is charged with enduring the integrity of spirit of the bylaws and guidelines set forth by the City of Los Angeles.

The Purpose Statement of PUNC is to participate as an advisory body on issues of concern to our neighborhood council and in the governance of the City of Los Angeles.
The Mission of this council is to provide an inclusive open forum for public discussion of issues concerning City governance, the needs of this neighborhood council, delivery of City services to this neighborhood council and on matters of a Citywide nature.

PUNC General Board Meetings are held every 1st Monday at Kolping House 1225 S. Union Los Angeles CA 90015 . You are invited to come and let your voice be heard. This is the only way PUNC can address your concerns and issues.

President's Message

PUNC President Mark Lee

January 7th 2015

Greetings Pico Union Community!

This year, the board would like to encourage increased participation in our community, whether it be as a stakeholder, business member, or community leader.  We want people who are looking to make a difference in their neighborhood.

Looking back on 2014, (June - December) we would like to thank all of those that helped us accomplish the following;

  1. Partnership with Clean LA Coalition
  2. Partnership with Children's Hospital
  3. Partnership with National Nigh-out (Olympic & Rampart Division Police Department)
  4. Partnership with the 13th Annual Multicultural Fair (St. Vincent Medical Center)
  5. Partnership with Citizen Police Academy (Rampart & Olympic Division Police Department)
  6. Town Hall meeting with Olympic & Rampart Division Police Captain
  7. Partnership with Pico Union NC District 1, 2, & 3 Emergency Preparedness Training
  8. Town Hall Meeting with a) Empower LA General Manger Grayce Liu and b) NC Commission President Karen Mack
  9. Sponsoring Partnership with the Rampart Police Division and LA City Attorney to introduce new neighborhood prosecutor Mark Ross
  10. Created Newsletters via Social Media
  11. Partnership with KYCC to remove graffiti from Districts 1, 2, & 3
  12. Partnership with Korea Daily Newspaper and The Drinking Water Campaign to promote healthy life style for our community.
  13. Partnership with Wilshire Work Source Center to create Metro Bus Driver Jobs for people of the community
  14. Partnership with Youth Policy Institute to give youth an opportunity to earn their GED


Our Next General Board Meeting is on Monday February 2nd 2015 @6:30PM,

I wish you a Happy &  Healthy New Year!

Mark Lee


 Location: Kolping House Auditorium, 1225 S. Union Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90015


Sea un huésped de las Reuniones de la Junta General el 1ª Lunes de cada Mes, si ese día cae en un día festivo, la junta se llevara acabo el Lunes de la semana siguiente. Las Agendas se fijaran en el enlace llamado Agendas and Minutes que esta localizado al lado derecho de esta pagina. Forme parte de las decisiones que afectaran y mejoran su comunidad.

Lugar de la oficina: Casa Kolping, 1225 S. Union Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90015