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 News    April 23, 2015 

State of the City

Thank you so much John, Keith, Chris... AVPA Jazz Combo - Dr. Tony Spano! It's been an incredible honor and an absolute pleasure to serve as Mayor of Culver City. Being the Mayor of the town I love...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    April 23, 2015 

City Manager's Update

City Manager’s Office • Help Restore the “Rivers of the World” Mural: April 16 to April 20 –– You can be a part of restoring Culver City’s Rivers of the World (ROW) mural, which has sust...

 
 News    April 23, 2015 

West Basin Completes Ocean Friendly Garden At Culver City High

On the heels of Governor Jerry Brown's Executive Order announcing statewide mandatory water restrictions, students at Culver City High demonstrated that they are doing their part to conserve water...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    April 23, 2015 

La Mayor de la Bicyclette

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Although there were heavy clouds in the sky, the Culver City Mayor's Luncheon on April 22 offered indoor sunshine as city employees, business representatives, and...

 
 News    April 16, 2015

City of Culver City Finance Advisory Committee

Here are some highlights from the Finance Advisory Committee meeting of April 8, 2015: At this meeting, the Finance Advisory Committee: • Continued discussion/report from the Special Event...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    April 16, 2015

Council Rejects Voting By Mail

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter On Monday night the City Council considered changing Culver City's elections to a mail-only voting system. However, the voting-by-mail idea was strongly voted...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    April 16, 2015

Controlling Environment Hazards

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter In what may be a major step in the direction of controlling environmental hazards from the Inglewood Oil Field, Culver City has approved the appointment of the...

 
 News    April 9, 2015

Culver Deploys Apps to Further Improve Accountability, Transparencey

The City of Culver City announces that it has partnered with Socrata (www.socrata.com), which provides cloud solutions for open data and data-driven government, to implement the Socrata Open Budget and Open Expenditures applications. These...

 
 News    April 9, 2015

West Basin Responds To Drought Emergency

“As you are aware, on April 1 California Governor Jerry Brown issued an Executive Order requiring the State Water Resources Control Board to implement measures to cut the state’s overall water usage by 25%. As a water wholesaler serving 17...

 
 News    April 9, 2015

Expo Begins Testing Trains

The Expo Light Rail Line extension from Culver City to Santa Monica is scheduled to start train testing activities the week of April 6 and continue for several months. Initially the trains will be pulled along the rail corridor, and then operated on...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    April 9, 2015

City Manager's Update

City Manager’s Office • Truth or Fiction Sculpture by Nobuho Nagasawa - Truth or Fiction was completed in 1995 and is comprised of three free-standing, triangular pillars made of laminated glass...

 
 News    April 2, 2015

Bike Path Access To Be Limited

Please be advised that the Bike Path Access Ramp at Duquesne Avenue will be closed on the following days: March 30 - April 10 (intermittently) April 16 - April 20 (all day) *Nearby bike path access...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    March 26, 2015

Housing Crisis Averted?

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Last September, the City Council discussed a projected funding shortfall for the housing programs provided by the City and Housing Authority. At the Council's Marc...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    March 26, 2015

City Manager's Report

Community Development • Airport Marina Ford/Honda – A permit has been issued for three new auto service buildings at 6002 Centinela Avenue. • 76 Station – A permit has been issued for demoliti...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    March 26, 2015

Debate on ISIL Ignites Feelings Among Culver City Residents

In the tradition of town hall meetings, Congresswoman Karen Bass, whose district includes Culver City, held a town meeting on March 12 to present arguments involving authorization of the use of...

 
 News    March 19, 2015

Sebastian-Ridley-Thomas Honors Women's History Month

Assembly Member Sebastian Ridley-Thomas today announces he is co-hosting a series of three events for young professional women leaders and graduate students in Los Angeles to use Women's History...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    March 19, 2015

City Manager's Report

By John Nachbar City Manager Community Development • Airport Marina Ford/Honda – A permit has been issued for three new auto service buildings at 6002 Centinela Avenue. • 76 Station – A...

 
 News    March 19, 2015

Sebastian Ridley-Thomas Reaches Out to Aspiring Women Leaders

Assembly Member Sebastian Ridley-Thomas announces he is co-hosting three events for young professional women leaders and graduate students in Los Angeles to use Women's History Month "to engage...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    March 19, 2015

It's A Waiting Game At Culver DMV

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Culver City's Department of Motor Vehicles is having a problem that many DMVs around Southern California are also having-exceptionally long lines and slow...

 
 News    March 12, 2015

Can't Pay Your Taxes? FTB Offers Help

Sacramento — With tax season in full swing, Franchise Tax Board Chair Betty T. Yee advises taxpayers who face financial hardship to contact FTB to discuss their many options. “We realize that unexpected events can sometimes make it hard to pay...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    March 12, 2015

Spelling Winner Honored by Council

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Cooper Komatsu was honored by the Culver City Council on Monday, March 9 for winning first place in the Los Angeles County Regional Spelling Bee toward the...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    March 12, 2015

City Manager's Update

City Manager’s Office • Cultural Affairs Foundation - The second architectureTALKS fundraiser for Veterans Memorial Auditorium was held on Monday, February 23 at the Kirk Douglas Theatre. The...

 
 News    March 5, 2015

Registration Open For Spring Classes

Registration for Spring 2015 Recreation Classes begins March 7 for resident customers. Non-resident customer registration begins the following week on March 14. Be sure to check out the Spring 2015...

 
 News    March 5, 2015

Ridley-Thomas Introduces Measure To Protect Baldwin Hills Conservancy

Assembly Member Sebastian Ridley-Thomas has introduced a bill to indefinitely extend the authority of the Baldwin Hills Conservancy (BHC) to preserve and protect the group's work to create open space...

 
 News    March 5, 2015

2015 DMV Driver Handbook Is Available

The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) announces the release of the 2015 Driver Handbook for the Apple iPad tablet. The book is available in English and Spanish, and can be downloaded...

 

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