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

November 10th 2014

Greetings Pico Union Community!  Thursday November 27th is Thanksgiving Day!  I wish that you enjoy this time with your family and friends over a delicious meal!

The Pico Union Neighborhood Council General Board Meeting was held on Monday November 3th 2014 @6:30PM.  The meeting was filled with stakeholders. We discussed several hot topics.

During the general board meeting several things were accomplished:

  • The Board Approved of the Emergency Preparedness Trainings in partnership with CERT for 2015
  • The Board Approved the submission of a position statement to CD 1 & 10,regarding the out of control gambling buses in Pico Union Districts 1 & 2.
  • Brendo Middle School and  the Youth Policy Institute both of the Pico Union District, received a grant from the Obama Plan - LA Promise Zone.

During our next general board meeting, we will have a presentation from Empower LA General Manager Gracie Liu,  as well as a presentation by the Neighborhood Council Commission President Karen Mack.

Please mark your Calendars and plan to join us Monday December 1st 2014 @6:30PM for our next General Board Meeting.

Mark Lee

General Board Meeting

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.

Our next General Board Meeting Monday, is December 1st, 2014, 6:30 pm.  We will have a presentation from Empower LA General Manager Gracie Liu,  as well as a presentation by the Neighborhood Council Commission President Karen Mack.

 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