City Council to Consider Public Right of Way Fee for Scooter Companies

Santa Monica considering charging scooter companies for use of public land.  By Sam Catanzaro One of the most common complaints about motorized scooters is that...

Voting Rights Suit Vs. City Underway, Challengers Drop out of Council Race

Future of Santa Monca's at-large election system in question.  By Sam Catanzaro A coalition of voting rights advocates has taken the City of Santa...
John

Candidate Statement for City Council, by Jon Mann:

Santa Monica City Council Candidate Statement from Jon Mann
Jennifer

Jennifer Kennedy Announces Run for Santa Monica City Council:

Planning Commissioner Jennifer Kennedy will run for a seat on the City Council. The election is November 8, 2016 when the voters will vote for four city council candidates.
Metro line Santa Monica

Moneybags for Metro: $1 Million Plus for Parties and PR

Test trains are taking to the tracks in the lead up to the much-anticipated Metro Expo Line service to Santa Monica. City coffers are also gearing up for the launch, and related activities, with party and PR bills slated to surpass $1 million.
Our New City Clerk

Denise Anderson-Warren Named City Clerk; $15,269 base monthly salary:

Santa Monica City Council announced Tuesday Denise Anderson-Warren as the City’s new City Clerk. A 21-year veteran of the City Clerk’s Office, Anderson-Warren brings vast knowledge of the department to her new role. She has served as Assistant City Clerk for the past five years.
The Historic San Vicente District Coalition is a grassroots effort by Santa Monica residents to preserve the courtyard housing between Ocean Avenue and 7th by creating a historic district

Stretch Of San Vicente Blvd. Designated As Santa Monica’s Third Historic District:

The Santa Monica City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday night to designate San Vicente Blvd. from Ocean Ave. to 7th St. as Santa Monica's...
Tony Vazquez was installed as Mayor of Santa Monica on Tuesday night

Vazquez & Winterer Strategically Installed As Mayor, Mayor Pro Tempore:

Proud 30-year resident Tony Vazquez was installed as Santa Monica Mayor and Councilmember Ted Winterer as Mayor Pro Tempore at Tuesday night’s City Council...
Tony Vazquez was installed as Mayor of Santa Monica on Tuesday night.

Tony Vazquez Installed As Santa Monica Mayor; Ted Winterer Becomes Mayor Pro Tem:

Proud 30-year resident Tony Vazquez was installed as Mayor of Santa Monica and Councilmember Ted Winterer as Mayor Pro Tempore at Tuesday night's City...
Tony Vazquez (left) will be installed as Santa Monica Mayor tonight while Ted Winterer will be installed as Mayor Pro Tempore.

Tony Vazquez To Be Sworn In As Santa Monica Mayor At City Council Meeting...

The first Latino to ever serve as mayor of Santa Monica will take office tonight when Tony Vazquez is sworn in as the city's...