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 By Lynne Bronstein    News    November 20, 2014 

State, City Disagree On Culver Finances

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Culver City has some financial issues to work out after being hit with a difficult appeal decision by the California Department of Finance (DOF) on October 31....

 
 News    November 20, 2014 

Annual Holiday Program Helps Locals in Need

For more than 30 years the Culver City Senior Citizens Association, Inc. has worked to spread the spirit of goodwill during the holidays through the Annual Holiday Food Certificate Program. Each year this program helps hundreds of needy people...

 
 News    November 20, 2014 

Secure That Bike

Malibu Pacific will be installing bicycle racks for Phase 1 of the Citywide Bicycle Rack Installation Project (see attached Phase 1 locations) beginning Wednesday, November 19. Phase 1 will entail...

 
 News    November 13, 2014

Metro Moves Closer To Connecting Culver, Santa Monica

Last weekend Phase Two 0f the Expo Line (Santa Monica) was being connected to Phase One (Culver City). As the electrical components were being tied together the day grew closer to riders being able...

 
 News    November 13, 2014

Meeting in a Minute

Here are some highlights from the City Council meeting of November 10, 2014. At this meeting, the City Council: • Received a presentation from Southern California Gas Company. • Presented a...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    November 13, 2014

Council Eyes Airport Noise

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter June Lehrman and Stephen Murray brought up a new concern at the City Council meeting Monday night that of airport noise affecting Culver City. Airport-related...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    November 13, 2014

City Manager's Update

City Manager’s Office • Culver City Unified School District Backpacks for Kids Program - More than 39% of CCUSD students receive free or reduced price lunches at their schools daily. For many...

 
 News    November 6, 2014

Here's How to Help a Culver Family

For more than 30 years the Culver City Senior Citizens Association, Inc. has worked to spread the spirit of goodwill during the holidays through the Annual Holiday Food Certificate Program. Each year this program helps hundreds of needy people throug...

 
 News    November 6, 2014

Free Compost This Saturday

Culver City Public Works along with American Organics is holding a free of charge compost giveaway event in the parking lot adjacent to the Bone Yard Dog Park in Bill Botts Baseball Field and Playground located at 9710 Jefferson Blvd, The event is...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    November 6, 2014

Arts Center Proposed For Culver City Courthouse

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter A former county courthouse across the street from Veteran’s Memorial Park in Culver City may be converted into a cultural center, if County Supervisor Mark...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    November 6, 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....

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    October 30, 2014

Council Passes Draft Mobile Home Relocation Report

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter The City Council took up the issue of mobile home park relocation at its meeting Monday night, with consideration of a draft RIR (Relocation Impact Report) for...

 
 News    October 30, 2014

West Basin Sets Record in Recycled Water Production

West Basin Municipal Water District which serves Culver City announces a record year in recycled water production at the Edward C. Little Water Recycling Facility, which produced 12 billion gallons...

 
 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...

 

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