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 By Letters    Opinion    May 12, 2022

Whomever cares about Culver City,

Is the city not sending out parking enforcement on street cleaning days to enforce the No Parking during the posted hours? It seems that is the case on the 4000 block of Huron Avenue. I called the Cul...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    May 12, 2022

Welcomes New Neighbors

Dear Editor: I live in R-1 Carlson Park. I love my neighborhood and my neighbors. Adding denser housing to our neighborhood might take a little getting used to. It might mean a few more cars on my...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    May 12, 2022

Supports Increasing Density in Culver City

Dear Editor, Those of us who oppose racism, must also support more housing in Culver City. Did you know that housing inequality is one of the major reasons there is a large wealth gap between Black...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    May 5, 2022

Just say 'no' to no-bid state contracts

By Jon Coupal and Scott Wilk During the past two years, Gov. Gavin Newsom’s administration has paid billions of dollars in secretive no-bid contracts with little to no transparency. Now Newsom is...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    April 21, 2022

Santa Monica is Indeed Unsafe

By John Alle, Local Business Owner I am responding to the Opinion piece co-authored by City Manager David White and Police Chief Ramon Batista. They responded to the "recent local and regional news...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    March 24, 2022

Municidal City Council Demolishes Parking Structure

Melissa Toomim, Candidate for Congress On Monday, March 14, 2022, the City of Santa Monica began the process of tearing down Parking Structure 3 in downtown Santa Monica. Santa Monica Bayside Owners A...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    March 17, 2022

Calls Russian Invaders War Criminals

Editor, It’s the same old theme since 1916. In your head, in your head, they’re still fighting. With their tanks, and their bombs, And their bombs, and their guns, In your head, in your head,...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    March 10, 2022

Build More Culver City Housing

Dear Editor, When we purchased our home in Culver City in 2015 there were many reasons why: proximity to work and family, a location that afforded a walkable lifestyle with plenty of parks and very...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    February 24, 2022

Imposter Claims to be Local Man During Town Meeting on Lincoln Center

2/18/22: Last evening I listened to a City commission zoom meeting, then tuned in 20 minutes late to the "Developer-hosted zoom meeting" regarding the large development proposed for Ocean Park and...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    February 24, 2022

"Aggressive Hostility?" Boo-hoo, Mayor Himmelrich!

Mayor Sheds Crocodile Tears While Ruining Santa Monica Permanently for Residents: Letter from Santa Monica Voter Boo-hoo-boo, Mayor Himmelrich. Cry me a river with your comments. If you and this City...

 

Process for Lincoln Project Not Fair

As background, I have lived in Santa Monica for almost 50 years and served on the Board of Friends of Sunset Park neighborhood group for over 10 years in the 1990’s and 2000’s. Back then, we felt that developers might overrun the city with...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    February 10, 2022

Low Income Residents Depend on City WiFi

Our city wifi has been off in the Sunset Park area between 21st and 26th Streets on Ocean Park Boulevard, the Pico corridor and the Montana Avenue areas since May 26, 2021. this is a valuable service...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    February 3, 2022

Dear Council Members,

I was unable to speak tonight after taking the time to log onto the meeting, I want to list the items that need to be addressed. 1. How does the Culver City Council intend to pay for the...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    February 3, 2022

Watching Politicians Dismantle Culver City

Letter to the Editor, Culver City’s Proposed Housing Element Upzoning Perhaps future historians will, with the advantage of hindsight, be able to look back and dissect how a small group of clever,...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    February 3, 2022

Lack of accessibility

Hello Council, I have to chime in on the lack of accessibility of these ongoing online Council meetings. I’ve lost count of how many of these e-mails we’ve received at Protect Culver City...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    February 3, 2022

City Council meeting

Dear City Council: Last night’s City Council meeting was an atrocious embarrassing mess. I have lived in Culver City all of my life, and never have I been so embarrassed by such a kangaroo Council....

 
 By Letters    Opinion    January 20, 2022

The Call to Recall Team

Dear Editor, The volunteers collecting signatures for the petitions to recall Alex Fisch and Daniel Lee have repeatedly been asked one question by the community: “How many signatures do we still...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    December 30, 2021

Exchange Club Turkey Givaway Huge Success

Neither drizzle or cold could stop the Exchange Club of Culver City from participating in the Backpacks for Kids Holiday meal giveaway to 150 families in need at Farragut Elementary yesterday...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    December 30, 2021

Supports Multi-Family Housing

To the Editor: I'm writing in support of a campaign to significantly increase the number of new, affordable multi-family housing units in every neighborhood in town. My wife and I recently moved here...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    December 30, 2021

Build more Homes For Everyone

I acknowledge our presence on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of the Gabrielino/Tongva peoples. When this is expressed, some people think, “so give your house back”. Maybe. Maybe...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    December 16, 2021

Build more Homes For Everyone

Dear Editor, I acknowledge our presence on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of the Gabrielino/Tongva peoples. When this is expressed, some people think, “so give your house back”....

 
 By Letters    Opinion    December 16, 2021

CULVER CITY DEMOCRATS OPPOSE RECALL

Dear Culver City Voters, You may have heard about a proposed recall of Council Members Alex Fisch and Daniel Lee. The Culver City Democratic Club opposes this campaign. We urge you to not support it....

 
 By Letters    Opinion    December 16, 2021

New Residents Financially Unwelcome

Dear Editor, My wife and I moved to Palms in June 2020. We were interested in the area's walkability and proximity to Culver City, and I was a big fan of the Expo Line access, since I was about to...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    December 16, 2021

ADUs are Not the Answer

Dear Editor, In response to the affordable housing crisis, California’s lawmakers have changed single-family zoning as we knew it. In 2019, it became easier for owners to build both a full-size...

 

SMMUSD Mother Protests Renewal of PCR Test Contract for Schoolchildren

By Maria Loya, Local Mom The CDC is discontinuing use of the test which returns too many false positives We have all gone through collective trauma as a result of COVID. In August the SMMUSD School Board approved the COVID Surveillance Program that...

 

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