From my family to yours, wishing you a happy and a healthy new year ahead! As your Councilmember, I look forward to continuing the important work of bettering our communities in 2016 and beyond.
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2015 in Pictures
Blumenfield and his wife, Kafi, celebrate their 10th Wedding Anniversary cheering on the Los Angeles Kings, on January 17, 2015.
Blumenfield leads riders at his 2nd Annual West Valley Community Bike Ride, highlighting the Los Angeles River, on January 24, 2015.
Team Blumenfield poses with Dodgers legends past and present: Orel Hershiser and Yasiel Puig, on January 30, 2015.
Blumenfield poses with Charlie, who was adopted by the Levitt family at the Valentine's Day Pet Fair, on February 14, 2015.
Blumenfield, Mayor Eric Garcetti, and Council President Herb Wesson distributing refurbished City computers to Angelenos who otherwise would be unable to afford one at the OurCycleLA launch and distribution event, on March 27, 2015.
Blumenfield speaks at the groundbreaking of the new Woodland Hills Recreation Center, on March 26, 2015.
Blumenfield listens as Maurice Polar shares his remembrances of the Holocaust at City Hall’s Yom Ha’Shoah commemoration, on April 15, 2015. Polar is among the survivors on whose behalf Blumenfield fought to secure reparations from the French national railroad, SNCF.
Blumenfield presents Officer James C. Beyea’s mother, Cathy, with a commemorative plaque at the dedication of a memorial walk in Reseda in memory of her son, on April 16, 2015 (Photo by David Crane, Daily News).
Blumenfield joins thousands of Angelenos at this year's March For Justice in recognition of the Armenian Genocide Centennial, on March 24, 2015.
Blumenfield attends high-level talks between his daughter, Nia, and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, on May 8, 2015.
Blumenfield recognizes the men and women of the Los Angeles Police Department's Air Support Division, before taking to the air for a ride along in the skies above the West San Fernando Valley, on May 22, 2015.
Blumenfield rides in the annual Canoga Park Memorial Day Parade, on May 25, 2015.
Blumenfield looks on as his colleagues unanimously approve the release of an RFP for CityLinkLA, an initiative to ensure access to high-speed broadband in Los Angeles, on June 10, 2015.
Blumenfield tries out the grind rails at the Lanark Skate Plaza, on June 24, 2015.
Blumenfield cuts the ribbon on the new Costanso Fire Station 84 Park in Woodland Hills, on July 2, 2015.
Blumenfield welcomes the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 Flame of Hope to Reseda's LAPD Swat Officer Randal D. Simmons Park, on June 23, 2015.
Blumenfield gavels-in the inaugural meeting of the Council's Trade, Commerce, and Technology Committee, following the Council's July reorganization, on August 4, 2015.
Blumenfield joins Councilman Joe Buscaino in San Pedro to view economic development opportunities in San Pedro, on August 27, 2015. Blumenfield serves as Chair of the Council committee that oversees the Port of Los Angeles.
Blumenfield celebrates Rosh Ha’Shanah at City Hall with (L-R) Rabbi Josh Hoffman, Jay Sanderson, Councilmember Mitch Englander, Consul General David Siegel, Blumenfield, Shawn Evenhaim, and Catherine Schneider, on September 18, 2015.
Blumenfield is joined by the Reseda Neighborhood Council, as well as Assemblymember Matt Dababneh, to cut the ribbon on the new Reseda Neighborhood Council Community Space, on September 19, 2015.
Blumenfield cuts the ribbon on 20,000 sq. ft. of California-friendly plantings at the West Valley Municipal Center, on September 24, 2015.
Blumenfield joins Reseda High School’s Police Academy inspection with LAPD Assistant Chief Moore, on October 8, 2015.
Blumenfield and his son, Obi, play street hockey at the LA Kings event at Discovery Cube LA, on October 11, 2015.
Blumenfield is joined by (L-R) Hon. Richard Katz, Hon. Zev Yaroslavsky, Councilmember Nury Martinez, Councilmember Paul Krekorian, Mayor Eric Garcetti, and Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas to celebrate 10 years of the Orange Line, on November 5, 2015.
Blumenfield breaks ground at the future site of a new park at the confluence of the Los Angeles River and Aliso Creek in Reseda, on November 7, 2015.
Blumenfield, joined by Councilmembers Mike Bonin and Paul Koretz, pose with 20 PUP therapy dogs and their two-legged handlers, on November 20, 2015.
Blumenfield celebrated the arrival of gigabit service from AT&T and Google in December, which will complement his CityLinkLA initiative. Blumenfield is pictured here demonstrating fiber wire, on December 7, 2015.
Blumenfield addresses those assembled at a Hanukkah celebration held annually by Chabad of California, on December 8, 2015.
Team Blumenfield wishing West San Fernando Valley residents a Happy Holidays, on December 18, 2015.