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Category: Development


SMa.r.t. Column: Which Santa Monica Do You Prefer to Live & Work In?

October 18, 2020

October 18, 2020

Santa Monica’s Governance  Last I heard, we are a country “by the people and for the people.” But Santa Monica...

Column: Santa Monica–A Broken System

October 9, 2020

October 9, 2020

What do all of us want? We want what we used to have and what everyone longs to get back...

BREAKING: Santa Monica City Council Approves Miramar Expansion

September 30, 2020

September 30, 2020

Project moves forward by 4-2 vote By Sam Catanzaro Santa Monica City Council has approved plans that have been in...

SMa.r.t. Column: A Clean Slate

September 11, 2020

September 11, 2020

So there you have it! Maybe. Another win for the rich guys as the Planning Commission voted 6 to 1...

Edify TV: Santa Monica Takes Sweeping Housing Action

September 4, 2020

September 4, 2020

The City of Santa Monica recently took action that calls for the construction of over 8,000 units of housing, among...

SMa.r.t. Column: Budget Reform and the New Normal

September 4, 2020

September 4, 2020

Our guest columnist this week is Marc L. Verville. He is a native of Santa Monica, now lives in Sunset...

Where Oh Where Is Our City Council?

August 6, 2020

August 6, 2020

OUR STATE No city can afford a 20-25% increase in population.  But Sacramento lawmakers are currently voting on a package...

Council to Decide on Contentious Plaza Development

July 27, 2020

July 27, 2020

The Plaza at Santa Monica to be debated by Santa Monica City Council Tuesday By Sam Catanzaro Santa Monica City...

Hostel on Historic Property Eyeing Expansion

June 30, 2020

June 30, 2020

Hostel located on same property as 19th-century Rapp Saloon eyeing five-story expansion By Sam Catanzaro A Santa Monica hostel located...

105-Year-Old Santa Monica House Could Be Replaced by Development

June 29, 2020

June 29, 2020

Live/work development planned for 10th street in Santa Monica By Sam Catanzaro A 105-year-old house in Santa Monica is set...