Business Relations and Public Beautification

Business Relations and Public Beautification Committee

The Business Relations Committee and Public Beautification Committee serves to advise the Palms Neighborhood Council on matters pertaining to attracting and activating a thriving business community in Palms, promoting a strong and coherent neighborhood identity and quality of life.

Committee appointment is open to Palms stakeholders. Meetings are open to the public. The committee chair, Colin Jaehnke, can be contacted at

To contact the Business Relations Committee directly email us at

To view Business Relations and Public Beautification Committee agendas and documents, please click here.

Committee Meetings

The committee meets at 6:30p.m. – 8:00 p.m. on the 1st Tuesday of the month on Zoom.

During the scheduled time you can join the meeting here –

See agenda on the calendar for more information on joining Zoom meeting

See calendar for meeting dates.

Committee Members

Colin Jaehnke – Chair

Robert Schacht – Member

Austin VanDerWouden – Member

Emily Mayock – Member

Thomas Lee – Member

Eric Holmes – Member

Kyle McAuley – Member



Sidewalk Repairs: Do you have a broken sidewalk in your street? Help us report it by calling 311 or visiting the City’s Safe Sidewalks LA program.

Bulky Items Pick-Up: Do you see a sofa or giant TV on the sidewalk? Request a pick up from the City by calling 311 or downloading the MyLA311 app.

Requests for Bike Rack: Are you interested in bike parking in front of your business or a business you frequent? Request a bike rack from City’s Bike Program.