County To Begin Preparing Businesses For Shovel Ready Projects

Supervisor Don Knabe has joined with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Works to announce that six free outreach events will be held this month to advise interested business owners about available contract opportunities in the following areas: roads, bridges, buildings, airports, flood controls, energy and consulting. The Department of Public Works will also be providing an update on the Economic Stimulus Package Funding.

The six outreach events will be held throughout the County of Los Angeles at the following locations between 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m., unless otherwise noted:

March 18, 2009 – The Centre at Sycamore Plaza, 5000 Clark Avenue, Lakewood, 90712. Parking available behind the building.

March 19, 2009 – Wallis Annenberg Building at the California Science Center, 700 Exposition Park Drive, Los Angeles, 90037. Parking is $8.00.

*Start time – 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

March 20, 2009 – Conference Room A-B at Public Works Headquarters, 900 South Fremont Avenue, Alhambra, 91803. Parking available on-site.

March 25, 2009 – Hart Hall at William S. Hart Park, 24151 San Fernando Road, Newhall, 91321. Parking available on-site.

March 26, 2009 – Board Room at Las Virgenes Municipal Water District, 4232 Las Virgenes Road, Calabasas, 91302. Parking available at Church of the Canyon.

March 27, 2009 – Community Meeting Room at East Los Angeles Library, 4837 East Third Street, Los Angeles, 90022. Parking available on-site

For additional information call Emma Ayala at (626) 458-4093 or click here.