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 News    July 24, 2014 

NEWS ALERT:Culver CityBus On Detour

Culver CityBus Line 6 and rapid 6 will be on detour, beginning 9:00 pm Friday, July 25 – 6:00 am Monday, July 28th, 2014, between the LAX Transit Center and the Metro Green Line Station due to the...

 
 News    July 24, 2014 

Bass Back Release of Drug Offenders

In a press release issued by Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-Culver City) she announced her support of the United States Sentencing Commission vote to authorize judges to reduce drug sentences for over...

 
 News    July 24, 2014 

Assemblyman Will Hold Public Hearing on Law Enforcement and Mentally Ill Supects

Assembly Member Sebastian Ridley-Thomas (D-Culver City) will seek public testimony from health, mental health and law enforcement experts to examine protocols and procedures for law enforcement...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    July 24, 2014 

City Manager's Bi-Weekly Update

B City Manager City Clerk’s Office • Baldwin Hills Conservancy Board of Directors Position Announcement - The City Clerk’s Office announces the application period for the City Council’s three...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    July 24, 2014 

Blind Passengers Still Ride Free

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter After considering whether to have blind passengers pay a fare equivalent to disabled fare on Culver City busses, the City Council on July 14 decided to retain...

 
 News    July 24, 2014 

CarFit for Drivers 55+

The Culver City Senior and Social Services Division will host a CarFit event on Saturday, July 26th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Culver City Senior Center. CarFit is an educational program...

 
 By Beth Lindley    News    July 24, 2014 

City Fleet 1# in Nation

By Beth Lindley Special to the Observer The Culver City Transportation Department is riding high after being named an Elite Fleet by Government Fleet magazine. The award was announced in late June, an...

 
 News    July 17, 2014

Statewide Hearings on Updated Fracking Regulations

The California Department of Conservation's Division of Oil, Gas and Geothermal Resources (DOGGR) has announced dates for hearing for the purpose of receiving public comments on the Revised Proposed...

 
 News    July 17, 2014

Meeting in a Minute

Here are some highlights from the City Council meeting of July 14, 2014. At this meeting, the City Council: • Presented a proclamation in honor of July as "Parks Make Life Better!" month. • Adopted an ordinance repealing and replacing Subchapter...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    July 17, 2014

City Manager's Bi-Weekly Update

• Culver City’s Boulevard Music Summer Festival - The first of six free concerts will take place next Thursday, July 10th at 7:00 pm in the City Hall Courtyard. Andre Thierry and Zydeco Magic...

 
 News    July 17, 2014

West Basin Leaves Seat Vacant

After several votes the four members of the West Basin Board of Directors were unable to agree on a replacement for the board seat held by Ed Little who resigned in May. After several votes the board...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    July 10, 2014

Expo Parking Gone?

Culver City has announced the anticipated sale of city-owned and Successor Agency-owned real property at the Culver City Expo Line station to Lowe Enterprises. The properties, which bear addresses on...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    July 10, 2014

Billboards May "Light Up" Culver City

By Stephen Hadland Observer Publisher New digital billboards one of the busiest stretches of freeway in the nation, due to a proposal being considered by Culver City. The proposal presented to Culver...

 
 News    July 10, 2014

Ed Little Retires From Water Board

West Basin Director and longtime Culver City resident Ed Little has resigned from the board. Little has served on the board for 25 years. He previously served on the Culver City Council in the...

 
 News    July 3, 2014

City Seeks To Honor Those Who Help the Disabled

Culver City Council and the Culver City Disability Advisory Committee, through the Parks, Recreation & Community Services Department, would like to honor one individual and one business during act...

 
 By Beth Lindly    News    July 3, 2014

Westside Leaders Outraged Over Israeli Teenagers' Deaths

By Beth Lindly Special to the Observer The recent deaths of three kidnapped Israeli teenagers have not only impacted the players on the world's stage, but also locally. Eyal Yifrach, 16, Gilad Shaar,...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    July 3, 2014

City Dips Into Reserves Again

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter The hazards involved in examining the finances of Culver City were avoided on June 23 when the City Council, without much ado, approved the 2014-2015 budget....

 
 By John Nachbar    News    July 3, 2014

City Manager's Report

By John Nachbar City Manager • 4th of July Fireworks Show – The Culver City Exchange Club’s annual 4th of July Fireworks Show will resume at West Los Angeles College on the evening of Friday,...

 
 News    June 26, 2014

Culver City Council-Meeting in a Minute

Here are some highlights from the City Council meeting of June 23, 2014. At this meeting, the City Council: • Approved a two-year extension to the professional services agreement with Marina...

 
 News    June 26, 2014

Laguna Woods Dumps Redflex

The list continues to grow of cities canceling or deckling to renew contracts with Redflex, the company embroiled in bribery scandals in Chicago and other cities. The Laguna Woods City Council opted...

 
 News    June 26, 2014

Redflex Woes Grow

According to the Chicago Tribune the former head of Chicago's red light camera program was arrested last on May 14, less than 48 hours after the Culver City Council approved a new contract with Redflex, the company accused of pay $2 million in...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    June 19, 2014

City Manager's Update

City Manager’s Update By John Nachbar City Manager • 2nd Annual Culver City 5K/10K Run - The 2nd Annual Culver City 5K/10K Run, will take place on Father's Day, Sunday, June 15, 2014. The event...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    June 19, 2014

To Pray or Not to Pray

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Is an invocation by any other name a prayer? Because some people regard an invocation as having a religious connotation, the City Council voted 3-2 on June 9 to...

 
 News    June 5, 2014

Fracking Moratorium Dies on Senate Floor

Senator Holly J. Mitchell (D-Culver City) fracking moratorium bill, SB 1132, fell short of passage on a final 16-16 Senate floor vote. Mitchell sounded upbeat in her assessment of the defeat, "Last ye...

 
 News    June 5, 2014

Fiesta La Ballona Offers Sponsorships

The Fiesta La Ballona Committee is currently accepting sponsorships for this year’s Fiesta La Ballona, Culver City’s annual “Party in the Park”, which will be held on August 22-24 at Veterans Park located at Overland Avenue and Culver...

 

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