Press Events for Friday
10:20 a.m. : Mayor Villaraigosa will hold a news conference with Gov. Schwarzenegger to discussed proposed state spending on transportation infrastructure. Union Station, 800 N. Alameda St.
7:00 p.m.: Villaraigosa will speak at the 30th annual United Chambers of Commerce Installation and Recognition Dinner to honor local businesses and individuals for commitment and service to the San Fernando Valley. Beverly Garland's Holiday Inn hotel, 4222 Vineland Ave.
West Hills Neighborhood Council, 7 p.m. Feb. 1 at the 911 Communication Center, 23001 Roscoe Blvd., West Hills. Call (818) 719-8656
West Van Nuys-Lake Balboa Neighborhood Council will hold a meeting and a candidate orientation meeting, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 1 at the Lake Balboa Studios, 7412 Balboa Blvd., Van Nuys. Call (818) 782-6987.
Van Nuys Neighborhood Council, 7 p.m. Feb. 8 in Room 1B at the Marvin Braude Constituent Center, 6262 Van Nuys Blvd., Van Nuys. Call (818) 908-1840.
Tarzana Neighborhood Council, 7 p.m. Feb. 24 at Tarzana Elementary School, 5726 Topeka Drive, Tarzana. Call (818) 345-1966 or see www.tarzananc.org.