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Tag: Santa Monica City Council


Controversial Housing Bill SB 50 is Back

January 8, 2020

January 8, 2020

Sen. Scott Wiener offers amended version of bill that would override local control for housing developments near transit and job...

Airbnb Must Remove Illegal Santa Monica Listings

December 10, 2019

December 10, 2019

Airbnb, City of Santa Monica come to a compliance agreement By Sam Catanzaro The City of Santa Monica and vacation...

Can Major Overhaul Revive Third Street Promenade?

November 11, 2019

November 11, 2019

Council moves forward with Promenade 3.0 By Sam Catanzaro Looking to revive one of its primary tourist attractions, the City...

Applications Open for Santa Monica Low-Income Senior Assistance Program

November 4, 2019

November 4, 2019

POD Pilot 2 enrollment begins By Sam Catanzaro Starting November 4 the City of Santa Monica has begun accepting registrations...

Banning E-Cigs in Santa Monica?

October 15, 2019

October 15, 2019

City Council to discuss potential ban October 15 By Sam Catanzaro Santa Monica lawmakers will discuss banning or further regulating...

City Council Adopts Nearly $1 Billion Climate Action Plan

May 29, 2019

May 29, 2019

Santa Monica aiming for carbon neutrality by 2050 By Sam Catanzaro Earlier this month, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration...

Council Votes to Permanently Ban Mirco Apartments

May 17, 2019

May 17, 2019

Apartments less than 375 square feet outlawed By Cailley Chella  Santa Monica City Council made a temporary ban on mico...

Cutting, Jobs, Programming for City Budget Shortfall

May 6, 2019

May 6, 2019

Possible end to Breeze Bike Share as part of cuts.  By Cailley Chella After decades of being financially in the...

SMa.r.t. Column: So Sad

May 2, 2019

May 2, 2019

This is an article about the decline of a city locked into a poorly conceived code, about a city controlled...

SMa.r.t. Column: What Are They Thinking?

April 25, 2019

April 25, 2019

At the April 9 Santa Monica City Council meeting approval was given to order the staff to publish an RFP...