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LA2050 conducts research and reporting to inform Angelenos about the status of our region and the progress toward the LA2050 goals. The reports measure indicators, goals, and metrics to track the quality of life in Los Angeles. The reports also analyze the work of LA2050 grantees and the trends and impact of submissions to the My LA2050 Grants Challenge and #LA2050Listens community conversation series.

#PartyatthePolls Report

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#PartyatthePolls was a series of events where we asked Angelenos for event ideas to improve voter engagement in the 2016 June primary election. Eight proposals received $3500 each to pilot events and improve voter turnout.

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Vision for a Successful Los Angeles

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This report provides the history, context, recent developments and next steps of this community-guided initiative. It describes the metrics we will track to reach these goals, as well as current data points that identify how far we have to go.

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Collaborating with the Crowd

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This report explores the data, emerging trends, and metrics surfaced in submissions to the 2014 My LA2050 Grants Challenge.

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Unleashing the Potential of Los Angeles

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The My LA2050 Grants Challenge Report "Unleashing the Potential of Los Angeles" presents a snapshot of trends which emerged from the 2013 My LA2050 Grants Challenge submissions.

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#LA2050Listens Report

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#LA2050Listens was a series of events led by local organizations to solicit feedback on the draft LA2050 goals from a broad group of Angelenos.

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LA2050 Report

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The LA2050 Report looks at the health of the region as it exists today along eight well-defined indicators of human development, and makes informed projections about where we’ll be in the year 2050 if we continue on this current path.

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LA2050 Impact Report

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This report highlights the impact of the winning proposals of the 2014 My LA2050 Grants Challenge. The ten winning ideas were implemented From October 2014 through September 2015.

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2015 My LA2050 Grants Challenge Submissions Report

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This report provides a deeper look at the diverse array of submissions to the 2015 My LA2050 Grants Challenge.

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Unearthing Innovations for the Future of LA

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This report reviews the data and trends from submissions to the 2016 My LA2050 Grants Challenge which received nearly 300 ideas to shape the future of LA.

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LA2050 2015 Impact Report

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This report highlights the impact of the winning proposals of the 2015 My LA2050 Grants Challenge. The ten winning ideas were implemented From December 2015 through December 2016.

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Cracking the Civic Engagement Nut

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A deep dive in civic engagement in LA and beyond.

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How's LA faring? Latest metrics update

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Together with the LA community we've outlined 60+ metrics that we're tracking over time to evaluate how Los Angeles is faring. This report includes the latest data on those metrics.

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