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 News    December 1, 2016 

            Assemblyman Pérez To Run For 34th Congressional District Seat

       Today, former California Speaker of the State Assembly John A. Pérez announced that he is running for the 34th Congressional District, which is being vacated by U.S. Congressman Xavier Becerra. Pérez released the following statement announcing his...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    November 17, 2016

Clinton Beats Trump in Culver City 5-1

With Culver City’s overwhelmingly Democratic advantage in voter registration it was no surprise that Hillary Clinton captured almost 81 percent of the vote to a mere seven percent for Donald Trump...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    November 11, 2016

Voters OK Higher Taxes

Culver City voters approved a measure in Tuesday's election to increase property taxes to comply with federal mandates to clean storm water runoff. Almost 74 percent of the voters agreed to the tax...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    November 3, 2016

Tax Hikes, Charter Changes Greet Voters in Culver City

If you can get past the Presidential Election and the 17 statewide propositions on the ballot, Culver City faces several important decisions in Tuesday's election. First and most importantly is the...

 
 News    October 20, 2016

Culver City Community Coalition Urges No Vote on Measure CA

Culver City Community Coalition has launched the NO on Measure CA Campaign to defeat one of four local measures that will appear on the November ballot. The election will be held Tuesday, November 8. Vote by mail ballots have already been received....

 
 News    October 20, 2016

Culver City Schedules Meetings To Discuss Ballot Measures

The City of Culver City will hold two upcoming community Town Hall Meetings to discuss upcoming ballot measure CW, the Clean Water, Clean Beach Parcel Tax. Culver City residents will vote on this...

 
 News    October 20, 2016

Voter Registration Drive Saturday

Culver City - Mu Lambda Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., will host a Voter Registration Drive on Saturday, October 22 from 10 am to 2 pm. It will be held at the Westfield Shopping...

 
 News    June 9, 2016

Culver City Legislators Avoid Runoffs

Culver City Legislators avoided runoffs in the November General Election by capturing over 50 percent of the vote in Tuesday's primary election. Changes in State Law require a runoff of the top two...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    June 2, 2016

Hillary Clinton Rallies Support from Women AT WLAC

Aiming to be the first female president of the United States, Hillary Rodham Clinton spoke at a rally at West Los Angeles College on June 3 that celebrated the theme of women's rights and women's achi...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    June 2, 2016

Culver City Feels The Bern

Culver City got a surprise last Friday as the Bernie Sanders juggernaut rolled through the city on his way to a private meeting in the Hayden Tract. Obviously craving some coffee, the Sanders SUVs...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    April 21, 2016

Vote Tally Confirms Council Winners

By Stephen Hadland Observer Publisher With the counting of more than 1,000 mail-in and provisional ballots, the numbers for each candidate went up but the final result did not change, Meghan...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    April 14, 2016

Election Race Undecided

By Stephen Hadland Observer Publisher With over 1300 mail-in and provisional ballots yet to be counted, the city clerk has issued preliminary results but not a final vote total from the April 12 City...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    April 4, 2016

CULVER CITY COUNCIL ELECTION APRIL 12

Culver City residents have long been familiar with Goran Eriksson, who frequently speaks at City Council and other civic meetings and chaired the Culver City Chamber of Commerce in 2012. Eriksson has...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    April 4, 2016

Sahli-Wells, Small and Eriksson Elected to City Council

Meghan Sahli-Wells, Thomas Small and Goran Eriksson were elected to three seats on the Culver City Council Tuesday night. The unofficial total as of press time were: Meghan Sahli-Wells 2,760 Thomas...

 
 News    April 4, 2016

Tiggs Campaign Will Drive Seniors, Military Veterans To The Polls

The Marcus G. Tiggs campaign will be available to drive seniors and military veterans to the polls on April 12. To request a ride, please call Renee de Palma at 310.864.6249. Additionally, Marcus G. T...

 
 News    April 4, 2016

Thomas Small Endorsed by Sierra Club, League of Conservation Voters, Vote the Bike LA

Thomas Small has received the endorsements of Sierra Club, League of Conservation Voters and Vote the Bike LA in his bid for a seat on the Culver City City Council. The election will take place Tuesday, April 12. “These important organizations and...

 
 News    April 4, 2016

CC Police Officers' Association Supports Tiggs

In one of the most coveted endorsements in the city the Culver City Police Officers' Association announced their support for Marcus G. Tiggs for Culver City Council. CCPOA represents rank-and-file in...

 
 News    March 31, 2016

Wyant Garners Support from Firefighters

Scott Wyant has secured more key endorsements with the addition of the Culver City Firefighters as well as winning the ‘Ask to Know’ straw poll conducted after hearing presentations from City Council candidates. Participants of the poll included...

 
 News    March 31, 2016

Culver Police Officers Association Backs Sahli-Wells

With less than three weeks before the election April 12, Culver City Police Officers Association has joined Culver City Firefighters Association, Employees Association, and a growing roster of notable individuals and organizations in their...

 
 News    March 24, 2016

Bass, Mitchell Endorse Thomas Small

Thomas Small has received the endorsements of Congresswoman Karen Bass and State Sen. Holly J. Mitchell in his bid for a seat on the Culver City City Council. The election will take place on Tuesday,...

 
 News    March 24, 2016

Community Coalition Endorses The Slate

Culver City Community Coalition has endorsed Daniel Lee, Meghan Sahli-Wells and Thomas Small in their bids for seats on the Culver City Council. They are among the seven candidates vying for three City Council seats in a race that will culminate on...

 
 News    March 17, 2016

Eriksson Releases Video on LAX Overflights

Vowing to fight the Federal Aviation Administration on its flawed environmental analysis of its NextGen flight plan, City Council candidate Göran Eriksson has released a new video that provides an overview of his stance on the issue. Overflights...

 
 News    March 17, 2016

Fox Hills Candidate Forum Coming Up

The Fox Hills City Council Candidate Forum will be held on Sunday, March 20 from 5 pm to 6. The candidates will stay afterward for informal discussion. Council Candidates Goran Eriksson, Daniel Lee, Megan Sahli-Wells, Marcus Tiggs, Thomas Small, Scot...

 
 News    March 10, 2016

Apartment Owners Support Göran Eriksson

The Apartment Association of Greater Los Angeles (AAGLA), Southern California's leading advocate apartment owners, announce that it has supported small business owner Göran Eriksson in his bid for a...

 
 News    March 10, 2016

Architecture Community Backs Thomas Small for City Council Seat

Support from the architecture community for candidate Thomas Small continues to grow as more architects become aware of his bid for a seat on the Culver City City Council. To date, nearly 40...

 

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