Welcome to Pico Union Neighborhood Council

We are an organization that works for the Pico Union community which is located in Los Angeles, CA.

Next Board Meeting

The public is invited to attend our next Board Meeting on Monday, July 28 6:30pm at the Kolping House Auditorium, 1225 S. Union Avenue. Complete Agenda.

The Pico Union Neighborhood Council Announces New Executive Board

The Pico Union Neighborhood Council has installed a new 12-person board which has elected a new Executive Board.  At a Special meeting on May 28, 2014 run by the Department of Neighborhood Empowerment, former President Mark Lee was once again elected President of the neighborhood council.  Cynthia Rodriguez was elected Vice President.  New board member Estrella Marisol Galindo was elected Secretary and new board member Louis A. Shapiro was elected Treasurer.

“Now is the time to unite”, said President Mark Lee.  “We must come together to unite the community and work for the people of Pico Union, he added.  

There will be no general board meeting in June.  The next Executive Committee meeting will be Monday, June 30, 2014 and the new board’s first general board meeting will be held Monday, July 7, 2014.  At that regularly scheduled meeting, the board will choose three stakeholders to fill vacant board seats and address an agenda of important items that will help make Pico Union a better place to live.

The Pico Union Neighborhood Council Announces the Election for Three Vacant Board Seats

Community Stakeholders are welcome to run for three open board seats at our next General Board Meeting on Monday, July 7, at 6:30pm in the Kolping House Auditorium at 1225 South Union Avenue.  

The vacant positions are as follows:


  • Renter
  • Senior Citizen Representative
  • Homeowner

You can indicate your interest anytime before the meeting begins via email at picounion09@att.net or by calling 213-738-0137 or by simply coming early to the meeting.  Candidates must be in attendance at the meeting to be considered by the new board.

PUNC Elections

The Pico Union Neighborhood Council held elections on Thursday, April 3, for 7 board seats with a record turnout of 634 voters. Following are the unofficial, uncertified results.

Senior Citizen Representative


Community Based Organization Representatives



Resident Homeowner Representative
Business Representative
Resident Tenant Representative


Actual canvass of votes

Each seat is for a four year term.

Read the Candidate's Statements

PUNC Meetings

Become a guest of the General Board Meetings held every 1st Monday of each month; if the first Monday falls on a holiday, the General Board Meeting will held on the following Monday. Monthly agendas are posted in the Agendas and Minutes link located on the right side of the screen. Get involved with the decisions that affect and improve your community.

Office 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