NMS Properties was granted a development agreement at City Council on Tuesday night to build a six-story mixed-use

Approved: 64 Residential Unit Complex Green Lit For 5th Street:

A modern six-story development at 1415 5th Street featuring 64 residential units was approved fairly swiftly at Santa Monica City Council on Tuesday night....
One of the seven active bike stations part of Santa Monica’s new bike sharing program

Hulu To Sponsor Santa Monica’s Bike Sharing System ‘Breeze’:

The City of Santa Monica’s Breeze Bike Share program has landed a local sponsor with international recognition – Hulu, LLC.  The premium streaming...
The Employment Policies Institute has been circling this mobile billboard in Santa Monica City Hall showcasing union hypocrisy.

Santa Monica’s Proposed Union Exemption in Minimum Wage Hike Harshly Criticized:

In anticipation of the Santa Monica City Council vote tonight to match Los Angeles' $15-by-2020 minimum wage, the Los Angeles Times and a Washington,...
‘Underage Drinking Parties Are Consistently The Biggest Source Of Harms’

Social Host Laws: A New Ordinance To Combat Teen ‘Drinking Parties’:

Underage drinking is still a problem across the nation, but in popular beach communities like Santa Monica and Venice it can be even more...
Hunter Hall is head of the Santa Monica Neighborhood Restaurant  Coalition.

VIDEO: Restaurant Leader Addresses Needs Of Santa Monica Businesses:

Hunter Hall, head of the Santa Monica Neighborhood Restaurant Coalition, states his concerns about issues concerning smaller restaurants in the local area. The proposed minimum...
Santa Monica Housing Market: Looking Back – And Forward

Discuss the Future of Affordable Housing in Santa Monica:

The Housing Commission, a seven-member board that advises the Santa Monica City Council on affordable housing issues, replique montre is inviting the public to share...
Rick Cole will begin his tenure as Santa Monica City Manager on June 29. The 61-year-old was introduced to the community at Tuesday’s City Council meeting.

City Looks To Improve Communication, Social Media With Residents:

In an effort to create better communication with the public, the Santa Monica City Council last Tuesday took action to improve and reorganize the...
If the City Council approves the final ordinance

Los Angeles Could Join Santa Monica in Legalizing ‘Urban Beekeeping’:

A proposal to allow backyard beekeeping in Los Angeles cleared a major hurdle Wednesday, with the Los Angeles City Council instructing city attorneys prepare...
Santa Monica City Hall

Diversity, Mobility, Homelessness, SMO Identified As City’s Top Priorities:

While many people in Southern California were out at the beach or hiking or playing sports on a hot summer day, Santa Monica Mayor...
Santa Monica City Council has started to look at how they want to select and regulate the two medical marijuana collectives that are to be within city limits.

Santa Monica City Council Discusses How To Regulate Marijuana Collectives:

Weed Maps, a way for medical marijuana patients to find collectives near them – a sort of Yelp for marijuana, where patients can look...