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 By John Nachbar    News    October 30, 2014

City Manager Update

Community Development • Panera Bread - Panera Bread has been issued a permit for a tenant improvement to build out an existing commercial space for a new restaurant at 10990 Jefferson Boulevard....

 
 News    October 30, 2014

Meeting in a Minute-City Council

October 27, 2014 Here are some highlights from the City Council meeting of October 27, 2014. At this meeting, the City Council: • Presented a commendation to K-9 Officer Boyca on the occasion of...

 
 News    October 23, 2014 

State of The Westside Event Coming Up

The Westside Council of Chambers of Commerce will host its annual event, the State of the Westside, presented by Southern California Edison, on Wednesday, October 29 at the Doubletree by Hilton at 6161 W. Centinela Avenue in Culver City. Breakfast...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    October 16, 2014

Council Passes Smoking Ban for Multi-Unit Residences

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Smoking-of any substance that creates smoke-is no longer legal within the walls of multiple unit residences (condos and apartments) in Culver City. The Council on...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    October 16, 2014

City Manager's Update

Community Development • The Studio (MDR) East - MDR fitness centers celebrated the grand opening of its second facility in Culver City, located at 13357 Washington Boulevard. For more information...

 
 News    October 16, 2014

Meeting in a Minute

Here are some highlights from the City Council meeting of October 13. At this meeting, the City Council: • Presented Proclamations: (1) Designating October as Disability Awareness Month; (2)...

 
 By Sandra Coopersmith    News    October 16, 2014

Hip, Hip, Hooray for Phyllis Farrell

By Sandra Coopersmith Features Writer A huge deterrent to accomplishing the goals on one's bucket list would be falling and breaking a hip, an experience which, for those in their golden years, could...

 
 News    October 9, 2014

Mitchell Bills Become Law

Affixing his signature to the last of the 12 bills sent to him by Senator Holly J. Mitchell (D-Culver City) in 2014, Governor Brown once again sustained Mitchell's 100% success rate for enactment of...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    October 9, 2014

Culver CityBus Plans Changes

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Culver CityBus has announced that service changes are being considered for lines 1, 7, and 4. The changes would include discontinuing two stops on Line 1 (at...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    October 9, 2014

Council Mulls Housing Fund Shortage

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter The critical lack of funds for new low-cost housing surfaced as a topic of discussion at the City Council meeting Monday night but action was delayed as the Counci...

 
 News    October 2, 2014

New Law Promotes Access to Healthy Foods

On September 25 Governor Jerry Brown helped solidify California’s commitment to ensuring access to healthy foods when he signed Senate Bill 912 into law. Authored by Senator Holly J. Mitchell (D-Culver City), the bill is co-sponsored by the...

 
 News    October 2, 2014

Mitchell Bill Expanding Contraceptive Rights Becomes Law

Governor Brown has signed into law a bill, authored by Senator Holly J. Mitchell (D-Culver City) which assures that every Californian with a health insurance plan may obtain contraception without...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    October 2, 2014

City Manager's Update

By John Nachbar City Manager City Manager’s Office • 8770 Washington Boulevard (Access Culver City) - At the September 9 Cultural Affairs Commission (CAC) meeting, the CAC approved a concept for...

 
 News    September 18, 2014

West Basin Awarded Half A Million

West Basin Municipal Water District was awarded $538,530 by Southern California Edison for implementing energy-efficient improvements during its most recent expansion of the Edward C. Little Water Recycling Facility. With its latest expansion, the...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    September 18, 2014

City Manager's Update

By John Nachbar City Manager City Clerk’s Office • Vacancies to be filled on Culver City's Commissions and Committees - The City Clerk’s Office is pleased to announce the application period for...

 
 News    September 11, 2014

Meeting in a Minute

City of Culver City Parks, Recreation & Community Services Commission September 2, 2014 Here are some highlights from the Parks, Recreation, and Community Services (PRCS) Commission meeting of...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    September 4, 2014

City Manager's Update

By John Nachbar City Manager Community Development • Westfield Culver City – Plans have been approved for tenant improvements at Gamestop. • Bastion Culver – Work has been completed on a new...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    August 28, 2014

Council Approves Expo Development Implementation Agreement

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter It took all summer but on August 25 the City Council, after what seemed like one postponement after another, finally approved an implementation agreement for...

 
 News    August 28, 2014

Scandal Rocked West Basin Suspends Programs

At the board meeting on August 25, the West Basin Municipal Water District Board of Directors unanimously voted to suspend the use of the directors' outreach and sponsorship funds, pending the...

 
 News    August 28, 2014

Fall Recreation Programs Registration Open

The Fall 2014 edition of the Culver City Living recreation brochure is now available online at www.culvercity.org/CulverCityLiving. You can check out the latest brochure to learn more about the wide...

 
 News    August 28, 2014

Bill To Expand Contraceptive Rights Heads to Governor

As efforts to restrict access to birth control have recently won ground across the nation, both through the courts and state legislatures, Senator Holly J. Mitchell [D-26] of Los Angeles has won the...

 
 News    August 28, 2014

City Council Meeting in a Minute

Here are some highlights from the City Council meeting of August 25. At this meeting, the City Council: • Presented commendations to Police Officers Leon Moore and Sue Sperling, Sergeant Mark...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    August 28, 2014

City Manager's Bi-Weekly Report

• Passing of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) Commission Chair Rick Hudson - On August 9, PRCS Commission Chair Rick Hudson passed away unexpectedly at the age of 61 while at his...

 
 News    August 21, 2014

Mitchell Bill Equalizing Cocaine Penalties Passes Legislature

A measure to equalize penalties for illegal crack and powder cocaine has been approved by California’s Legislature. Sentences for intent-to-sell crack convictions range from three to five years in current state law, but for powder only two to four...

 
 News    August 21, 2014

Water Bond to Bring Millions for Conservation Efforts

A bill co-authored by Senator Holly J. Mitchell (D-Culver City) to put on November's ballot a water bond measure needed for drought relief has been passed by the Legislature with broad, bipartisan...

 

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