Altadena Coalition of Neighborhood Associations

Special Notes:

TIMELY: California-Friendly Landscape Training, Dec. 1, 9AM-12PM, La Cañada Presbyterian (flyer)
• California Urban Forest Council
infographic on watering trees
Tree protection measures when changing landscaping
• From —
8 reasons to visit Altadena
How to be a good neighbor — Good advice for neighborhood associations
• Ready for Wildfire evacuation guide is available, with important information on how to respond to wildfires.
   Current fire information is here.
• UPDATED: Scroll down for an update on the drought as of November 2018
• Look under Links for neighborhood associations and watches and a list of community resources.


The Altadena Coalition of Neighborhood Associations was established in 2010 to provide a means for Altadena neighborhood associations and Neighborhood Watch groups to network and share ideas and best practices. ACONA meetings are held bimonthly at the Altadena Community Center. All are welcome to attend.

Next Meeting

Wednesday, January 30, 7–8:30 p.m.
Altadena Community Center, 730 E. Altadena Drive

ADU: Accessory Dwelling Units (Granny Flats)
  Speakers: Connie Chung, Ayala Scott, LA County Regional Planning
Leaf Blowers and Title 12 Environmental Protection
  Speaker: Robert Vasquez, Industrial Hygienist, Environmental Health Division, LA County Department of Public Health
Protecting Homes in a House Fire and from a Wildfire
  Speaker: Maria Grycan, Community Services Liaison, LA County Fire Department – Division III

Did you attend the November 27 meeting, or do you have suggestions for future meeting topics? Take our survey.
(And if you didn’t attend, please take our survey to tell us why.)

->> Check out the Resources page for links relating to meeting topics (updated November 2018)

Meeting Dates for 2019 (all dates are Tuesdays except where noted)
January 30 (Wednesday)
March 26
May 28
September 24
November 26

Update on the Drought

US Drought Monitor continues to report our area as in "moderate to severe drought."

The Foothill Municipal Water District is advising making water conservation a way of life in
this press release.

Thank you to Girl Scouts Heart of Central California Council for sending us
this article about saving water while traveling, both at home before the trip and on the road.


Notes from Last Meeting

November 27, 2018 Meeting Notes
    • PowerPoint Agenda [PDF]

Organizing Meeting
July 27, 2010 (Organizing) Meeting Notes
• Powerpoint agenda

For past meeting topics and notes, see the Past Meeting Topics page