The Westwood Neighborhood Council is the city’s official advisor on Westwood politics. In November, students and other Westwood community members announced plans to form a new neighborhood council because they felt the current one did not adequately address their issues. The council election date is slated for May 22.


WWNC history marked by debate over proper representation of community

By David Gray

WWNC claims unfair treatment from Department of Neighborhood Empowerment

By Alana Mouchard


The Quad: Westwood’s situation and the possibilities a new council may afford

By Roberto Luna Jr.

Omar Said: Neighborhood councils are necessary in LA despite backlash, criticism

By Omar Said

Editorial: Proposed neighborhood council would be welcome change to Westwood

By Daily Bruin Editorial Board