Crisis Point?

City Council addresses safety in public parks in Santa Monica. By Cailley Chella There is no shortage of public spaces in Santa Monica. From...

City Says Hands Are Tied in Addressing Homelessness in Parks

“Homelessness is not a crime,” says City Attorney. By Tor Marom For the past few months, public safety and homelessness have been hot topics in the...

Pet Health Fair @ HealthySpot in Santa Monica, California

The HealthySpot in Santa Monica hosted its annual health fair. Attendees of the fair had access to plenty of dog-related booths. From nail trimming...

#SaMoParks invites you to “COME PLAY” | Santa Monica, California

A City-wide event brought together residents from across Santa Monica for the opening and expanding of several parks within the city. New parks and...

Brock on Your Blocks: Park Retrospective – Talk a Walk Through Our Green Spaces:

Phil walks through some of Santa Monica's Parks and reflects on his thirteen years as a Santa Monica Recreation & Parks Commissioner.

Santa Monica to Host LA County’s First Neighborhood Parks Discussion:

Santa Monica will host LA County's first regional public meeting Monday to discuss needs assessments and funding measures to support parks. Park Representatives will facilitate discussion, highlighting the need of $21.5 billion for neighborhood parks and open spaces across LA County.
A worker finishes painting

Joslyn Park Mural Painted Over – Historical Plaque to be Relocated:

Santa Monica City is completing work to paint over a mural in Joslyn Park by Art Mortimer as part of repairs to the park retaining wall. A plaque dedicated to the memory and community work of Ocean Park resident Valerie Nordstrom Barnard will be removed from the stair wall and installed in a new location within the park.

VIDEO: Brock On Your Block – Ozone Park:

Sunday, Nov. 8 brought the Borderline Neighborhood together for a celebration of the grand opening of the new playground equipment made possible by a...
New and improved playground at Ozone Park was made possible by a $53

VIDEO: Ozone Park’s New & Improved Playground On The Santa Monica/Venice Border:

New and improved playground at Ozone Park was made possible by a $53,000 donation to the City of Santa Monica from the Kiwanis Club...
The new park will be built to the tune of $6.3 million along Exposition Boulevard at Stewart Street

Council Green Lights $6.3 Million To Build Buffer Park:

Santa Monica City Council on Tuesday awarded a $6.3 million construction contract to USS Cal Builders to build Buffer Park as part of the...