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“Year in Review – Part 1”

12/26/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/163669/163669


“Year in Review – Part 2”

12/26/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/year-in-review-part-2/163673


“Year in Review – Part 3”

12/27/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/year-in-review-part-3/163678


“Short Term Rental Giant Amends Lawsuit against Santa Monica”

12/26/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/short-term-rental-giant-amends-lawsuit-against-santa-monica/163667


“City Helps Homeless at the Library”

12/26/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/city-helps-homeless-at-the-library/163659


“Eight More New California Laws You Need to Know for 2018”

12/25/17 – Santa Monica Patch
https://patch.com/california/temecula/8-more-new-calif-laws-you-need-know-2018


“Five New California Laws Take Effect in 2018”

12/4/17 – Santa Monica Patch
https://patch.com/california/malibu/5-new-california-laws-take-effect-2018


“Navigation Apps Are Turning Quiet Neighborhoods into Traffic Nightmares”

12/24/17 – New York Times
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/12/24/nyregion/traffic-apps-gps-neighborhoods.html?smprod=nytcore-ipad&smid=nytcore-ipad-share



“Santa Monica school district’s conflict of interest investigation expands to three board members”

12/23/17 – Los Angeles Times
http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-santa-monica-schools-outside-agency-20171222-story.html


“Top News Stories of 2017”

12/22/1 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/December-2017/12_22_2017_Top_News_Stories_of_2017.html


“Top Cultural Stories of 2017”

12/22/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/December-2017/12_22_2017_Top_Cultural_Stories_of_2017.html


“Frank Gehry Mixed Use Hotel for Downtown Santa Monica on Front Burner”

12/22/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/December-2017/12_22_2017_Frank_Gehry_Mixed_Use_Hotel_for_Dowmtown_Santa_Monica_on_Front_Burner_Again.html


“Bussed Out: How America Moves Its Homeless”

12/20/17 – The Guardian
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/ng-interactive/2017/dec/20/bussed-out-america-moves-homeless-people-country-study#nws=mcnewsletter
“Each year, U.S. cities give thousands of homeless people one-way tickets out of town. An 18-month investigation by the Guardian reveals, for the first time, what really happens at journey’s end….”


“Santa Monica Based Consumer Watchdog Group Warns of Snooping Danger from Digital Assistants”

12/20/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/December-2017/12_20_2017_Santa_Monica_Based_Consumer_Watchdog_Group_Warns_of_Snooping%20Dangers%20from_Digital_Assistants.html


Opinion: “Circles of Intolerance: A Mob Mentality on NextDoor Is Silencing the Voices Social Media Should Encourage” — Maina Cioni

12/20/17 – The Argonaut
http://argonautnews.com/circles-of-intolerance/


“City Council Considering Development Ballot Initiative”

12/19/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/city-council-considering-development-ballot-initiative-in-2018/163628


Opinion: “Doubling Down on Homelessness” – Mayor Ted Winterer

12/19/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/doubling-down-on-homelessness/163632


“Council Approves $500,000 to Rehab Homeless in Venice”

12/19/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/council-approves-500000-to-rehab-homeless-housing-in-venice/163637


“Community Gardeners Moved to Permitting Process”

12/19/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/community-gardeners-moved-to-permitting-process/163634


“Santa Monica College Ranks First in UC Transfers for 27th Straight Year”

12/18/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/December-2017/12_18_2017_Santa_Monica_College_Ranks_First_in_UC_Transfers_for_27th_Straight_Year.html


“A Journey through a Land of Extreme Poverty: Welcome to America”

12/15/17 – The Guardian
https://www.theguardian.com/society/2017/dec/15/america-extreme-poverty-un-special-rapporteur


Opinion: “Santa Monica’s Early Adoption of Solar Ordinance Is a ‘Shady Deal’ for Residents” – Thane Roberts for SMa.r.t. (Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Future)

12/15/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/12/sma-r-t-santa-monicas-early-adoption-solar-ordinance-shady-deal-residents/


“Santa Monica City Council Walks Back Putting Major Parks Bond on November Ballot”

12/15/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/December-2017/12_15_2017_Santa_Monca_City_Council_Walks_Back_Putting_Major_Parks_Bond_on_November_Ballot.html


“Fun Police: Twilight Concerts Move to Fall, Off Beach”

12/15/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/12/fun-police-twilight-concerts-move-fall-off-beach/


“County Provides Ash Cleaning Tips”

12/14/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/county-provides-ash-cleaning-tips/163610


“City Registering Volunteers for 2018 Homeless Count”

12/14/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/city-registering-volunteers-for-2018-homeless-count/163603


“Charities: Do Your Homework before You Donate”‘

12/14/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/charities-do-your-homework-before-you-donate/163605


“African American Caucus of State Democratic Party Urge Santa Monica to Stop Fighting Voting Rights Lawsuit”

12/13/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/December-2017/12_13_2017_African_American_Caucus_of_State_Democratic_Party_Urges_Santa_Monica_to_Stop_Fighting_Voting_Rights_Lawsuit.html


“Citizen Panel Members Recommend Wage or Hiring Freeze at Santa Monica City Hall”

12/12/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/December-2017/12_12_2017_Citizen_Panel_Members_Recommend_Wage_or_Hiring_Freeze_at_Santa_Monica_%20City_Hall.html


“Twilight Concert Series Should Go on Hiatus in 2018”

12/12/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/twilight-concert-series-should-go-on-hiatus-in-2018/163582


“What Is the City Going to Do with the Civic Auditorium?”

12/11/17 – Santa Monica Government Blog
https://www.santamonica.gov/blog/what-is-the-city-going-to-do-with-the-civic-auditorium


“Fire on the Horizon:  What to Do in an Emergency Evacuation”

12/8/7 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/12/fire-on-the-horizon-what-to-do-in-an-emergency-evacuation/


Opinion: “What’s New?” – Sma.r.t. – Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow

12/8/7 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/12/sma-r-t-whats-new/


“City Punts Consideration of Controversial Preschool”

12/7/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/city-council-punts-consideration-of-controversial-preschool/163520


“Rent Control Survey Fails to Satisfy Ellis Concerns”

12/7/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/rent-control-survey-fails-to-satisfy-ellis-concerns/163534


“Dial-A-Ride to See Major Overhaul Next Year”

12/7/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/dial-a-ride-to-see-major-overhaul-next-year/163532


“Local Officials Prepared for Fire Emergencies”

12/7/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/local-officials-prepared-for-fire-emergencies/163550


“Bye Bye, Busy Bee”

12/6/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/12/bye-bye-busy-bee/


“Five-Story Mixed Use Apartment Building on Lincoln in Santa Monica Poised for Approval”

12/6/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/December-2017/12_06_2017_Five_Story_Mixed_Use_Apartment_Building_on_Lincoln_in_Santa_Monica_Poised_for_Approval.html


“Santa Monica to Review Campaign Laws as 2018 Election Cycle Nears”

12/6/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/santa-monica-to-review-campaign-laws-as-2018-election-cycle-nears/163525


“Santa Monica Warned to Stay Indoors as Blanket of Smoke from Wind-Whipped Sylmar Fire Arrives” — (aerial photo of smoke blowing out over the ocean)

12/6/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/December-2017/12_06_2017_Santa_Monica_Warned_to_Stay_Indoors_as_Blanket_of_Smoke_from_Wind_Whipped_Sylmar_Fire_Arrives.html


“Santa Monica Wakes Up to Wildfire Smoke”

12/5/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/santa-moncia-wakes-up-to-wildfire-smoke/163498


“Controversy over Childcare Center in Pico Neighborhood Goes to Santa Monica City Council”

12/5/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/December-2017/12_05_2017_Controversy_Over_Childcare_Center_in_Pico_Neighborhood_Goes_to_Santa_Monica_City_Council.html


“Activists Seek Assurances on Civic Center Field”

12/5/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/activists-seek-assurances-on-civic-center-field/163510


“Los Angeles County Launches Text to 9-1-1”

12/4/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/12/los-angeles-county-launches-text-to-9-1-1/


“Fight over Preschool Goes Before City Council”

12/4/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/fight-over-preschool-goes-before-city-council/163488


“Crime Rates Down in California, Up in L.A. County during Period of Criminal Justice Reform”

12/4/17 – Los Angeles Times
http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-crime-trend-study-20171204-story.html


“Malibu Agrees to Pause in Battle to Separate from Santa Monica Public Schools”

12/4/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/December-2017/12_04_2017_Malibu_Agrees_to_Pause_in_Battle_to_Separate_from_Santa_Monica_Malibu_Public_Schools.html


“Santa Monica College Opens New Media Campus, KCRW Center”

12/4/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/December-2017/12_04_2017_Santa_Monica_College_Opens_New_Media_Campus_KCRW_Center.html


“Can’t Afford an Apartment in Los Angeles?  Rent an RV”

11/27/17 – KPCC 89.3
http://www.scpr.org/news/2017/11/27/78011/cant-afford-an-apartment-in-los-angeles-rent-an-rv/


“The Neighborhood Tug of War over Opening a Santa Monica Pre-School”

12/1/17 – KPCC 89.3 FM
http://www.scpr.org/news/2017/12/01/78187/the-neighborhood-tug-of-war-over-opening-a-santa-m/


Opinion: “Refugees in Our Midst” – Dan Jansenson, Architect, Building and Fire Life Safety Commission, for SMa.r.t. (Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Future)

12/1/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/12/sma-r-t-refugees-midst/


“City Unveils Plan to Tackle Homeless Population Boom”

12/1/17 –Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/city-unveils-plan-to-tackle-homeless-population-boom/163469


“Fraud Corruption: NMS Properties’ D.A.s Move Forward”

12/1/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/12/fraud-corruption-nms-properties-d-s-move-forward/


“Santa Monica to Intensify Face-to-Face ‘Engagement’ of Largest Homeless Population in a Decade”

11/30/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/November-2017/11_30_2017_Santa_Monica_to_Intensify_Face_to_Face_Engagement_of_Largest_%20Homeless_Population_in_a_Decade.html


“Santa Monica City Council Approves Homeless Strategic Goal Plan and New   Coordinated, Proactive Investments in Homelessness”

11/30/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/11/santa-monica-city-council-approves-homeless-strategic-goal-action-plan-and-new-coordinated-proactive-investments-in-homelessness/


“A New Game for Homelessness”

11/29/17 – The Argonaut
http://argonautnews.com/a-new-game-plan-for-homelessness/


“Santa Monica Re-Imagines Ultra-Popular ‘Twilight Concerts’ at the Pier”

11/29/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/November-2017/11_29_2017_Santa_Monicas_Re_imagines_Ultra_Poular_Twilight_Concerts_at_the_Pier.html


“Santa Monica at Odds with County in Combating Hepatitis Outbreak”

11/28/17 – Santa Monica Patch
https://patch.com/california/santamonica/santa-monica-odds-county-combating-hepatitis-outbreak


“New Renderings Show Off Post-Renovation Look for Santa Monica Sears”

11/27/17 – LA Curbed
https://la.curbed.com/2017/11/27/16707650/santa-monica-sears-redevelopment-renderings-seritage


“Major Homelessness Plan to Be Presented to City Council”

11/26/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/major-homelessness-plan-to-be-presented-to-city-council/163402


“Vacant Santa Monica Sears Getting a Second Life with a $50-Million Makeover”

11/26/17 – Los Angeles Times
http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-sears-santa-monica-20171126-story.html


“L.A. Weighs Plan to Allow Denser Developments near Expo Line Stations”

11/26/17 – Los Angeles Times
http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-expo-zoning-20171126-story.html


Opinion: “A New California Gold Rush for Homeowners, the Poorhouse for Renters” — Steve Lopez

11/25/17 – Los Angeles Times
http://www.latimes.com/local/california/la-me-lopez-equity-wealth-20171126-story.html#nws=mcnewsletter


Opinion: “Ocean Park Community Center (OPCC) Accused of Human Rights Violations” – Michael Lewis

11/24/17 – Santa Monica Observer
http://www.smobserved.com/story/2017/11/20/opinion/ocean-park-community-center-opcc-accused-of-human-rights-violations/3202.html


“Eighth Pedestrian Killed This Year in Santa Monica”

11/21/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/November-2017/11_21_2017_Eighth_Pedestrian_Killed_This_Year_in_Santa_Monica.html


“Dedicated Bus Lane Opens on Lincoln Boulevard in Santa Monica”

11/21/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/November-2017/11_21_2017_Dedicated_Bus_Lane_Opens_on_Lincoln_Boulevard_in_Santa_Monica.html


“Neighborhood Groups Question City Survey Seeking Online Community Opinions”

11/21/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/November-2017/11_21_2017_Neighborhood_Groups_Question_City_Survey_Seeking_Online_Community_Opinions.html


“Pier Board Says City Must ‘Reimagine’ Popular Twilight Concert Series”

11/21/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/pier-board-says-city-must-reimagine-popular-twilight-concert-series/163382


“Preschool Called Start of Commercial Development in R1 Single Family Home Neighborhoods”

11/20/17 – Santa Monica Observer
http://www.smobserved.com/story/2017/11/20/news/preschool-called-start-of-commercial-development-in-r1-single-family-home-neighborhoods/3207.html


Opinion: “Depositions and Lawsuits, Oh My!” – Phil Brock for SMa.r.t.
“Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow”

11/17/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/11/sma-r-t-depositions-lawsuits-oh/


“SMMUSD Board Seeks 50 Year Financial Settlement as Condition of Malibu Separation”

11/17/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/November-2017/11_17_2017_SMMUSD_Board_Seeks_50_Year_Financial_Settlement_as_Condition_of_Malibu_Separation.html


“Santa Monica Councilmember Contends He Is Not Required to File Public Statements”

11/17/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/November-2017/11_17_2017_Santa_Monica_Councilmember_Contends_He_Is_Not_Required_to_File_Public_Income_Statements.html


“More than 15,000 Scientists Issue Another Dire Warning to Humanity”

11/14/17 – Weather.com
https://weather.com/science/environment/news/2017-11-14-scientists-warning-humanity-climate-change


“Santa Monica’s ‘Step Up’ Housing Project Seeks $15 Million in Bonds”

11/9/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/November-2017/11_09_2017_Santa_Monicas_Step_Up_Housing_Project_Seeks_$15_Million_in_Bonds.html


Opinion: “Divide and Conquer” – Phil Brock for SMa.r.t.
(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Future)

11/9/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/11/sma-r-t-divide-conquer/


“Message to All Parents, Staff, and Community Members from Superintendent Dr. Ben Drati” —

11/8/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/message-to-all-parents-staff-and-community-members-from-superintendent-dr-ben-drati/163217


“Unique Santa Monica Homeless Shelter for College Students to Re-Open”

11/8/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/November-2017/11_08_2017_Unique_Santa_Monica_Homeless_Shelter_for_College_Students_to_Re_Open%20.html


“Several Accidents Preceded First Fatality on Expo Line Tracks in Santa Monica”

11/7/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/November-2017/11_07_2017_Several_Accidents_Preceded_First_Fatality_on_Expo_Train_Tracks_in_Santa_Monica.html


“Santa Monica City Attorney’s Office Reaches Conviction in Sexual Assault Case” —

11/7/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/11/santa-monica-city-attorneys-office-reaches-conviction-sexual-assault-case/


“Santa Monica State Senator and Labor Lawyer with Ties to Locally Active Union Marry”–

11/7/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/November-2017/11_07_2017_Santa_Monica_State_Senator_and_Labor%20Lawyer_with_ties_to%20Locally_Active_Union_Marry.html


“Pedestrian Killed by Expo Train in Santa Monica”

11/6/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/November-2017/11_06_2017_Pedestrian_Killed_by_Expo_Train_in_Santa_Monica.html


“Stabbing, Shooting Incidents in Santa Monica Heighten Concern over Crime”

11/6/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/November-2017/11_06_2017_Stabbing_Shooting_Incidents_in_Santa_Monica_Heighten_Concern_Over_Crime.html


“Dozens Saw Ocean Avenue Shooting but So Far, No Arrests”

11/6/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/dozens-saw-ocean-avenue-shooting-but-so-far-no-arrests/163202


“Growing Homeless Camps Contrast with West Coast Tech Wealth”

11/6/17 – Associated Press via Yahoo
https://www.yahoo.com/news/homeless-explosion-west-coast-pushing-050339891.html


“Lawmakers Push for Building Boom Ahead of Population Growth”

11/4/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/lawmakers-push-for-building-boom-ahead-of-population-growth/163184


“Santa Monica Council Members List Varied Sources of Income”

11/3/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/November-2017/11_03_2017_Santa_Monica_Council_Members_List_Varied_Sources_of_Income%20.html


“Stabbing Near REI Santa Monica, Victim Hospitalized”

11/3/17 – Santa Monica Patch
https://patch.com/california/santamonica/police-activity-near-rei-santa-monica-reports


Opinion: “An Electrifying Proposal” – Daniel Jansenson for SMa.r.t.
(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)

11/3/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/11/smar-t-electrifying-proposal/


“Malibu Split from Santa Monica Schools in Jeopardy”

11/2/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/November-2017/11_02_2017_Malibu_Split_from_Santa_Monica_Schools_in_Jeopardy.html


“School Board Rejects Separation Proposal”

11/2/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/school-board-rejects-separation-proposal/163136


Opinion: “Another Big Utility under Suspicion in Fire Disasters” – Tom Elias

11/2/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/11/another-big-utility-suspicion-fire-disasters/


“Santa Monica Mayor Advises ‘Situational Awareness’ after NYC Bike Path Attack”

11/1/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/November-2017/11_01_2017_Santa_Monica_Mayor_Advises_Situational_Awareness_for_Cyclists_and_Others_After_NYC_Bike_Path_Attack%20.html


“City Program Offering Subsidies for Elderly Poor Renters in Santa Monica to Survey Wellbeing”

11/1/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/November-2017/11_01_2017_City_Program_Offering_Subsidies_for_Elderly_Poor_Renters_in_Santa_%20Monica_to_Survey_Wellbeing%20.html


Opinion: “Former Mayor Nat Trives Accuses Unions of Intimidating Family Restaurants”

11/1/17 – Santa Monica Observer
http://www.smobserved.com/story/2017/11/01/news/former-mayor-nat-trives-accuses-unions-of-intimidating-family-restaurants/3176.html


“Santa Monica Joins Other Cities in Standing Up for LGVTQ Rights in Supreme Court Brief on Masterpiece Cakeshop Case”

11/1/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/11/santa-monica-joins-cities-standing-lgbtq-rights-supreme-court-brief-masterpiece-cakeshop-case/


“Westside Pavilion for Sale”

11/1/17 – LA Curbed
https://la.curbed.com/2017/11/1/16596342/west-la-westside-pavilion-for-sale


“New Office Building Aims to Activate Colorado Corridor”

10/31/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/new-office-building-aims-to-activate-colorado-corridor/163094


“Amazon Studios Leaving Santa Monica for Culver City”

10/31/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/October-2017/10_31_2017_Amazon_Studios_Leaving_Santa_Monica_for_Culver_City.html


“Tenant Investigated in Gas Line Sabotage that Evacuated 50 Homes”

10-31/17 – Venice Patch
https://patch.com/california/venice/police-investigate-former-tenant-venice-gas-line-sabotage


“Santa Monica High School Students Query Astronauts in Earth to Space Skype Session”

10/30/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/October-2017/10_30_2017_Santa_Monica_High_School_Students_Query_Astronauts_in_Earth_to_Space_%20Skype_Session.html


“NASA Astronauts Talk to Santa Monica Students”

10/30/17 – Santa Monica Patch
https://patch.com/california/santamonica/nasa-astronauts-talk-santa-monica-students?utm_source=newsletter-daily&utm_medium=email&utm_term=schools&utm_campaign=newsletter&utm_content=article-topstories&utm_slot=1


“Longtime City Lawyer Retires”

10/28/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/longtime-city-lawyer-retires/163086


“Man Convicted of Sexual Battery on Expo Line”

10/28/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/man-convicted-of-sexual-battery-on-expo-line/163083


“Homeless Youth Realize Their Dreams through Photography”

10/28/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/homeless-youth-realize-their-dreams-through-photography/163072


Opinion: “Homeless in Santa Monica” – Brock on Your Block

10/27/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
Video: https://smmirror.com/2017/10/brock-block-homeless-santa-monica/


“West Nile Deaths in LA County Climbs to 16”

10/28/17 – Santa Monica Patch
https://patch.com/california/santamonica/s/g9myt/west-nile-deaths-in-la-county-climbs-to-16


“Santa Monica Council Asks for Extension of Ballona Wetlands Environmental Review”

10/27/17 — Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/October-2017/10_27_2017_Santa_Monica_Council_Asks_for_Extension_of_Ballona_Wetlands_Environmental_Review.html 


Opinion: “Santa Monica…a City Searching for Itself at Sea”
Thane Roberts AIA for: SM a.r.t. (Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)

10/27/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/10/sma-r-t-santa-monica-a-city-searching-for-itself-at-sea/


“SMMUSD to Hold Special Meeting on October 30”

10/26/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/10/smmusd-hold-special-meeting-october-30-2017/


Opinion: “Groucho Marx, George Pepper, and Olivia de Havilland circa Late 1940s”
Jack Neworth

10/27/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/groucho-marx-george-pepper-and-olivia-de-havilland-circa-late-1940s/163069


Opinion: “Even Cowboys Get the Blues” – Charles Andrews

10/26/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/even-cowboys-get-the-blues/163067


“UCLA Health Launches Pioneering Mobile Stroke Unit with Support from L.A. County”

10/26/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/10/ucla-health-launches-pioneering-mobile-stroke-unit-support-l-county/


“Restaurant Faces Protests over Labor Peace Agreement” (Spitfire Grill)

10/25/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/restaurant-faces-protests-over-labor-peace-agreement/163014


“High Revenues and Low Costs Boost City Budget”

10/25/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/high-revenues-and-low-costs-boost-city-budget/163022


“Heat Wave Shortens School Day”

10/25/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/heat-wave-shortens-school-day/163025


“Street Lighting Modernization Program”

10/25/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/street-lighting-modernization-program-4/163036


Opinion: “We Must Not Give Up” – Charles Andrews

10/25/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/we-must-not-give-up/163029


“City Council to Consider Labor Peace Agreements Tuesday”

10/24/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/city-council-to-consider-labor-peace-agreements-tuesday/162990


“Expo Train Collides with Pedestrian”

10/20/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/on-october-17-2017-at-approximately-440-p-m/162982


“California Supreme Court Denies Santa Monica Request to Toss Voting Rights Lawsuit”

10/23/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/October-2017/10_23_2017_California_Supreme_Court_Denies_Santa_Monica_Request_to_Toss_Voting_Rights_Lawsuit.html


Opinion: “The Road to ‘Parking Hell’ Is Paved…and We Are on It” –
Thane Roberts AIA for: SM a.r.t. (Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)

10/20/17 – Santa Monica Mirror — https://smmirror.com/2017/10/sma-r-t-road-parking-hell-paved/


“Santa Monica City Council Set to Approve More Six-Figure Salaries”

10/20/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/October-2017/10_20_2017_Santa_Monica_City_Council_Set_to_Approve_More_Six_Figure_Salaries.html


“Policing Challenges Extend beyond Homelessness”

10/20/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/local-policing-challenges-extend-beyond-homelessness/162980


“Santa Monica Councilmember Pam O’Connor Ordered Back to Deposition in Voting Rights Lawsuit”

10-19-17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/October-2017/10_19_2017_Santa_Monica_Councilmember_Pam_OConnor_Ordered_Back_to_Deposition_in_Voting_Rights_Lawsuit.html


Opinion: “Our City, the World — Explained” — Charles Andrews

10/18/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/our-city-the-world-explained/162957


“Including People with Disabilities Drives Innovation”

10/18/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/including-people-with-disabilities-drives-innovation/162944


“More Mixed Use Projects before Planning Commission”

10/17/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/more-mixed-use-projects-before-planning-commission/162934


“City of Santa Monica Considers Using Grant Funds for Homeless Apartments in Venice”

10/17/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/October-2017/10_17_2017_City_of_Santa_Monica_Considers_Using_Grant_Funds_for_Homeless_Apartments_in_Venice.html


“Bicyclist Killed on PCH”

10/17/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/bicyclist-killed-on-pch/162932


“Fatal Traffic Collision on PCH – Bicyclist Killed”

10/17/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/10/fatal-traffic-collision-pch-bicyclist-killed/


“Santa Monica Police Looking for Witnesses in Fatal Crash Involving Bicyclist”

10/17/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.santamonicalookout.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/October-2017/10_17_2017_Santa_Monica_Police_Looking_for_Witnesses_in_Fatal_Crash_Involving_Bicyclist.html


“Pedestrian in Crosswalk Struck by Expo Train”

10/17/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/on-october-17-2017-at-approximately-440-p-m/162982


“Unprecedented City Services Building Clears Coastal Commission”

10/17/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
 http://smdp.com/162929/162929


“California Coastal Commission Approves Santa Monica Civic Center Projects”

10/16/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/October-2017/10_16_2017_California_Coastal_Commission_Approves_Santa_Monica_Civic_Center_Projects.html 


“Threat of the ‘Big One’ Looms over Rent Control Board Discussion”

10/14/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/threat-of-the-big-one-looms-over-rent-control-board-discussions/162898


“Santa Monica Rent Board Weighs Hikes for Earthquake Retrofits”

10/13/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/October-2017/10_13_2017_Santa_Monica_Rent_Board_Weighs_Hikes_for_Earthquake_Retrofits.html


Opinion: “Challenges, ‘Opportunities’ for Our Pier” – Sam Tolkin for SMa.r.t.
(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Future)

10/13/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/10/sma-r-t-challenges-opportunities-pier/


Opinion:  “All – Renewable Power:  Reachable Goal for State” – Tom Elias

10/12/17 – Santa Monica Mirror — https://smmirror.com/2017/10/renewable-power-reachable-goal-state/


“Santa Monica Libraries to Celebrate Indie Author Day”

10/12/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/October-2017/10_12_2017_Santa_Monica_Libraries_to_Celebrate_Indie_Author_Day.html


Opinion: “Key Amendment Reduced Potential of Moved Vote” – Tom Elias

10/9/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/10/key-amendment-reduced-potential-moved-vote/


“Homeless Top of Mind for City’s New Deputy Manager”

10/6/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/homeless-top-of-mind-for-citys-new-deputy-manager/162819


Opinion: “Zombie ECLS Kills Civic Center Playing Field” – Phil Brock for SMa.r.t.
(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Future)

10/6/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/10/sma-r-t-zombie-ecls-kills-civic-center-playing-field/


“Santa Monica Man Arrested in Connection to Carjacking, Pico Shooting Is Son of Victim in 2005 Gang Slaying”

10/6/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/October-2017/10_06_2017_Santa_Monica_Man_Arrested_in_Connection_to_Carjacking_Pico_Shooting_Son_of_Victim_in_2005_Gang_Slaying.html


“Santa Monica Dedicates a Bus Lane on Lincoln Blvd.”

10/5/17 – The Corsair Online – Santa Monica College
https://www.thecorsaironline.com/corsair/2017/10/5/santa-monica-dedicates-a-bus-lane-on-lincoln-blvd


“New Wilmont Chair Weighs in on Santa Monica’s Largest Neighborhood”

10/5/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/October-2017/10_05_2017_New_Wilmont_Chair_Weighs_in_on_Santa%20Monicas_Largest_Neighborhood.html


“Test Scores for Santa Monica Malibu District Students Improve”

10/5/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/October-2017/10_05_2017_Test_Scores_for_Santa_Monica_Malibu_District_Students_Improve.html


Opinion: “The Hardest Column I Could Ever Write” – Charles Andrews

10/4/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/hardest-column-i-could-ever-write/162758


“Daily Press Could Become a Nonprofit Organization”

10/4/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/daily-press-could-become-a-nonprofit-organization/162756


“Little Change in List of Santa Monica’s Top Industries and Employers”

10/4/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/October-2017/10_04_2017_Little_Change_in_List_of_Santa_Monicas_Top_Industries_and_Employers.html


“City of Malibu Files for ‘Divorce’ from Santa Monica-Malibu School District”

10/3/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/October-2017/10_03_2017_City_of_Malibu_Files_for_Divorce_from_Santa_Monica_Malibu_School_District.html


“Committee for Racial Justice Presents ‘What’s Going On?’ on October 8”

10/3/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/10/committee-racial-justice-presents-whats-going-october-8/


“Watch for Bike Boxes”

10/3/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/watch-for-bike-boxes/162735


“City Leaders Look for Ways to Tackle the Problems of the Future”

10/3/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/city-leaders-look-for-ways-to-tackle-the-problems-of-the-future/162729


“Two Large Developments Go Before Planning Commission Wednesday”

10/3/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/two-large-developments-go-before-planning-commission-wednesday/162727


“The Future of Our News” — Ross Furukawa

10/2/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/the-future-of-our-news/162711


“Mixed Use Apartment Projects in Downtown Santa Monica Headed for Hearing”

10/2/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/October-2017/10_02_2017_Mixed_Use_Apartment_Projects_in_Downtown_Santa_Monica_Headed_for_Hearing.html


Opinion: “State Likely Dodges New Energy Crunch” – Tom Elias

10/2/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/10/state-likely-dodges-new-energy-crunch/


Opinion: “If It Bleeds, It Leads” — Phil Brock for SMa.r.t
(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)

9/29/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/09/sma-r-t-bleeds-leads/


“Meeting on Aiding the Homeless”

9/29/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/meeting-on-aiding-the-homeless/162684


“Challenges Abound for Serving New Wave of Homeless Individuals”

9/28/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/challenges-abound-for-serving-new-wave-of-homeless-individuals/162697


Opinion: “This Is Not What You Think” – Charles Andrews

9/27/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://backissues.smdp.com/092717.pdf


“Santa Monica Slow-Growth Leader Vows Referendums on Major Downtown Projects”

9/26/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_26_2017_Santa_Monica_Slow_Growth_Leader_Vows_Referendums_on_Major_Downtown_Projects.html


“Old Papermate Factory in Santa Monica Pens New Life as Creative Office Space”

9/26/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_26_2017_Old_Papermate_Factory_in_%20Santa_Monica_Pens_New_Life_as_Creative_Office_Space.html


“Santa Monica Emeritus College Gallery to Display Works by Legendary Chinese American Artist”

9/26/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_26_2017_Santa_Monica_Emeritus_College_Gallery_to_Display_Works_by_Legendary_Chinese_American_Artist.html


“Alumni Celebrate Santa Monica High”

9/26/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/09/alumni-celebrate-santa-monica-high/


City of Santa Monica – FY 2016-17: “Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report for CDBG and HOME Funds Received through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development”

September 2017
https://www.smgov.net/uploadedFiles/Departments/CCS/About/Divisions/CAPER%202016%20FINAL.pdf


Opinion: “Beyond the Index: The Pirates of Silicon Beach” – Zoe Muntaner

9/25/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/09/beyond-index-pirates-silicon-beach/


Opinion: “How Santa Monica Can Do More for Its Homeless Population”  
City Manager Rick Cole

9/22/17 – Santa Monica Observer
http://www.smobserved.com/story/2017/09/22/news/city-manager-rick-cole-how-santa-monica-can-do-more-for-its-homeless-population/3096.html


“What If My Landlord Offers Me Money to Move Out?”

9/21/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/what-if-my-landlord-offers-me-money-to-move-out/162613


“The Great Nutrient Collapse — The atmosphere is literally changing the food we eat. And almost nobody is paying attention.”

9/13/17 — Politico
http://www.politico.com/agenda/story/2017/09/13/food-nutrients-carbon-dioxide-000511


Opinion: “Residents Call for Safety amid Crime: 75-year-old Woman Robbed in Broad Daylight Causes Community Cries for Help” – Armen Melkonians

9/22/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/09/residents-call-safety-amid-crime-75-year-old-woman-robbed-broad-daylight-causes-community-cries-help/


“Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District Lunches Fundraising Drive for DACA Students”

9/22/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_22_2017_Santa_Monica_Malibu_School_District_Launches_Fundraising_Drive_for_%20DACA_Students.html


“Santa Monica’s Old Papermate Site Is Transformed into a Cool Creative Office Hub – Right Next to the Expo Line”

9/22/17 – LA Curbed
http://www.pnas.org/content/114/30/E6089.full


Opinion: “Net Zero…An Ideal or Necessity?” — Thane Roberts AIA for SM a.r.t.
(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)

9/22/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/09/sma-r-t-net-zero-ideal-necessity/


“Is This Santa Monica Mural as Offensive as a Confederate Monument?”

9/22/17 – LA Weekly
http://www.laweekly.com/news/santa-monica-city-hall-mural-is-called-racist-and-activists-want-it-removed-8671031


“S. Bay City Seeks Slower Growth – Redondo Beach halts building of mixed-use housing developments after residents raise concerns over traffic”

9/21/17 – Los Angeles Times
http://enewspaper.latimes.com/desktop/latimes/default.aspx?pnum=21&edid=3fd457da-1112-4d42-8375-d2634d51dc08


Opinion: “Crime Is Punishing Us” – Charles Andrews

9/21/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/crime-is-punishing-us/162618


Opinion: “New EPA Threat to State’s Smog Standards” – Tom Elias

9/21/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/09/new-epa-threat-states-smog-standards/


Opinion: “What Mexico’s Earthquake Mean for California” — Jean-Paul Ampuero

9/21/17 – CNN
http://edition.cnn.com/2017/09/20/opinions/earthquakes-in-mexico-and-california-ampuero-opinion/index.html


“Mathematics Predicts Sixth Mass Extinction”

9/20/17 – Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT News Office)
http://news.mit.edu/2017/mathematics-predicts-sixth-mass-extinction-0920


“Santa Monica Arts Commission Looks to Middle Ground in Debate over City Hall Mural”

9/20/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_20_2017_Santa_Monica_Arts_Commission_Looks_to_Middle_Ground_in_Debate%20_Over_City_Hall_Mural.html


“Westwood Earthquake Rattles Los Angeles County”

9/19/17 – Santa Monica Patch
https://patch.com/california/santamonica/s/g8fe9/westwood-earthquake-rattles-los-angeles-county?utm_source=newsletter-daily&utm_medium=email&utm_term=community%20corner&utm_campaign=newsletter&utm_content=article-topstories&utm_slot=1


“Santa Monica Fire Department Participating in Mobile Stroke Unit Pilot Program”

9/19/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/09/santa-monica-fire-department-participating-mobile-stroke-unit-pilot-program/


Opinion: “Homeless Hygiene Requires City Action Immediately” – David Pisarro

9/19/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/homeless-hygiene-requires-city-action-immediately/162582


“County Officials Declare Hepatitis A Outbreak in Los Angeles”

9/19/17 – LAist — http://laist.com/2017/09/19/la_county_hepatitis_a.php


“Grant Elementary Celebrates Diversity”

9/19/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/grant-elementary-celebrates-diversity/162594


“SMMUSD Announces Dr. Jacqueline Mora, New Assistant Superintendent, Educational Services”

9/19/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/09/smmusd-announces-dr-jacqueline-mora-new-assistant-superintendent-educational-services/


“Water Project Breaks Ground at the Beach”

9/19/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/water-project-breaks-ground-at-the-beach/162577


Opinion: “Murals with Racially Insensitive Message Have No Place in Santa Monica City Hall”
Noah Arthur Bardach, PhD

9/19/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/letters/Letters-2017/09_19_2017_LETTERS_Murals_with_Racially_Insensitive_Message_Have_No_Place_in_Santa_Monica_City_Hall.html


“New Santa Monica ‘Wellbeing Index’ Shows Sunnier Attitudes with Some Clouds”

9/18/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_18_2017_New_Santa_Monica_Wellbeing_Index_Shows_Sunnier_Attiitudes_with_Some_Clouds.html


“Parks Bond Measure Co-Authored by Santa Monica Lawmaker Wins Senate Approval”

9/18/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_18_2017_Parks_Bond_Measure_Co_Authored_by_Santa_Monica_Lawmaker_Wins_Senate_%20Approval.html


Opinion: “Hot Flash. Go Metro. By Yourself.” – Barbara Bishop

9/18/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/09/hot-flash-go-metro/


Opinion: “A Colorful Piece of Santa Monica’s Cultural Life Could Be Lost” – Will South

9/18/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/letters/Letters-2017/09_18_2017_OPINION_A_Colorful_Piece_of_Santa_Monicas_Cultural_Life_Could_Be_Lost.html


“State Senate Approves Santa Monica Lawmaker’s Affordable Housing Bill”

9/15/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_15_2017_State_Senate_Approves_Santa_Monica_Lawmakers_Affordable_Housing_Bill.html


“Santa Monica-Malibu Education Foundation Sets Record in Fundraising Drive”

9/15/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_15_2017_Santa_Monica_Malibu_Education_Foundation_Sets_Record_in_Fundraising_Drive.html


“Mural at Santa Monica City Hall Gets Airing as Petition for Its Removal Circulates”

9/15/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_15_2017_Mural_at_Santa_Monica_City_Hall_Gets_Airing_as_Petition_for_Its_%20Removal_Circulates.html


Opinion: “Ocean Park’s New Walking Wikipedia” – Jack Neworth

9/15/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/ocean-parks-new-walking-wikipedia/162570


Opinion: “The Summertime Blues” – Steve Stajich

9/15/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/09/the-summertime-blues/


Opinion: “Californians in Congress Must Back Hurricane Relief” – Tom Elias

9/15/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/09/californians-congress-must-back-hurricane-aid/


“Alternative Fuels Go Mainstream at Santa Monica Expo”

9/14/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/alternative-fuels-go-mainstream-at-santa-monica-expo/162564


“And Finally It Begins – EIR that Will Trigger Ballona Wetlands Restoration Project Is Complete and Will Soon Become Public”

9/13/17 – The Argonaut
http://argonautnews.com/and-finally-it-begins/ (scroll down)


Opinion: “Gimme Shelter” (To Borrow a Phrase) — Bob Taylor, AIA for SMa.r.t.
(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)

9/14/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/09/sma-r-t-gimme-shelter-borrow-phrase/


“Surprise to No One: California Politicians Not Serious about Fixing Housing Crisis”

9/14/17 – City Watch
http://citywatchla.com/index.php/los-angeles-for-rss/14000-surprise-to-no-one-california-politicians-not-serious-about-fixing-housing-crisis?utm_source=General+CityWatch+List&utm_campaign=5cd0d19a74-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_09_15&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_4bfa422f51-5cd0d19a74-244538469


Opinion: “Poor Sports on the Playing Field” – Charles Andrews

9/13/17 — Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/when-is-parking-a-gotcha/162549


“New Questions Raised over Proposed Santa Monica Civic Center Playing Field”

9/13/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_13_2017_New_Questions_Raised_Over_Proposed_Santa_Monica_Civic_Center_Playing_Field.html


“Emergency Fundraising Drive Started for Santa Monica College DACA Students”

9/13/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_13_2017_Emergency_Fundraising_Drive_Started_for_Santa_Monica_College_DACA_Students.html


“They Picked the Wrong Town — Alt-Right Agitators Targeting Racial Justice Group Encounter Massive Show of Community Solidarity in Santa Monica”

9/13/17 – The Argonaut
http://argonautnews.com/they-picked-the-wrong-town/


“Fake Students Scamming Local Residents”

9/13/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/fake-students-scamming-local-residents/162547


“Santa Monica City Council Approves New Post of Senior Advisory on Homelessness”

9/13/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_14_2017_Santa_Monica_City_Council_Approves_New_Post_of_Senior_Advisor_on_Homelessness.html


“Can Well-Being Define What Government Does?

9/13/17 – Governing the States and Localities
http://www.governing.com/blogs/bfc/col-santa-monica-wellbeing-residents-goal-government.html


“Electrical Emergencies Impact Santa Monica Neighborhood”

9/14/17 – City of Santa Monica press release
https://www.santamonica.gov/press/2017/09/14/electrical-emergencies-impact-santa-monica-neighborhoo


“Bomb Scare Prompts Temporary Evacuation of Santa Monica Pier”

9/12/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_12_2017_Bomb_Scare_Prompts_Temporary_Evacuation_of_Santa_Monica_Pier.html


“Council Asked to Hire New Position to Focus on Homelessness”

9/12/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/council-asked-to-hire-new-position-to-focus-on-homelessness/162531


“BOE Discusses Samohi Parking”

9/12/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/boe-discusses-samohi-parking/162529


“OEM Gives Preparedness Tips during National Preparedness Month”

9/11/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/oem-gives-preparedness-tips-during-national-preparedness-month/162521


“Santa Monica Taps Police Veteran to Serve as Interim Chief”

9/11/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_11_2017_Santa_Monica_Taps_Police_Veteran_to_Serve_as_Interim_Chief.html


“Meet Yimby: Pro-Development Groups Join the Battle in California Housing Wars”

9/10/17 – Orange County Register
http://www.ocregister.com/2017/09/10/meet-yimby-pro-development-groups-join-the-battle-in-california-housing-wars/amp/


“Police and Fire Respond to Car Theft, Car Crash, and Pedestrian Injury This Week”

9/8/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/police-and-fire-respond-to-car-theft-car-crash-and-pedestrian-injury-this-week/162494


Opinion: “Santa Monica: A Friendly City for All, Especially the Most Vulnerable”
Dan Jansenson for SM.a.r.t. (Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)

9/8/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/09/sma-r-t-santa-monica-friendly-city-especially-vulnerable/


“Daily Press Launching New Series on Homelessness”

9/8/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/daily-press-launching-new-series-on-homelessness/162489


“Santa Monica’s Downtown Merchants to Meet with Police on Raising Homelessness Problem”

9/6/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_06_2017_Santa_Monicas_Downtown_Merchants_to_Meet_with_Police_on_Rising_Homelessness_Problem.html


“More than 1,000 Santa Monica Students Could Be Affected by Decision to End DACA”

9/6/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_06_2017_More_than_1000_Santa_Monica_Students_Could_Be_Affected_By%20Decision_to%20_End_DACA.html


Opinion: “New Postmaster” – Judy Linkey

9/6/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/letter-to-the-editor-new-postmaster/162450


Opinion:  “Affordable Housing: Needed, but in What Form?” – Tom Elias

9/5/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/09/affordable-housing-needed-form/


“Heat Impacting Local Power Supply”

9/2/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/heat-impacting-local-power-supply/162405


“A Look Back at Westside Food Bank’s History”

9/2/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/a-look-back-at-westside-food-banks-history/162402


Opinion: “Randy Ziglar, A Community Gardener with an Ecological Way of Life”

9/2/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/randy-ziglar-a-community-gardener-with-an-ecological-way-of-life/162399


“Wide, Open Spaces: $182,424 a Year for a Concrete Quadrangle”

9/1/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/09/wide-open-spaces-182424-year-concrete-quadrangle/


Opinion: “Hot Enough for You?” – Mario Fonda-Bonardi AIA for SM.a.r.t.
(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Future)

9/1/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/09/sma-r-t-hot-enough/


“Santa Monica-Malibu Education Foundation Gives School District Nearly $2.5 Million”

9/1/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_01_2017_Santa_Monica_Malibu_Education_Foundation_Gives_School_District_Nearly_2_5_Million.html


“Santa Monica Big Blue Bus Launches Program to Prevent Collisions”

9/1/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/September-2017/09_01_2017_Santa_Monica_Big_Blue_Bus_Launches_Program_to_Prevent_Collisions.html


“Downtown Santa Monica to Embrace ‘Changing Times’ ”

8/31/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_31_2017_Downtown_Santa_Monica_to_Embrace_Changing_Times.html


“Santa Monica Taps Former White House Aid for Deputy City Manager Post”

8/31/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_31_2017_Santa_Monica_Taps_Former_White_House_Aid_for_Deputy_City_Manager_Post.html


“Top Rating for Fires”

8/29/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/08/top-rating-firies/


“Board to Discuss Samohi Campus Plan”

8/29/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/board-to-discuss-samohi-campus-plan/162320


“Santa Monica College Begins Classes Today”

8/28/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/santa-monica-college-begins-classes-today/162303


“Santa Monica Named as One of Top Cities for College Students”

8/28/17 – Santa Monica Patch
https://patch.com/california/santamonica/santa-monica-named-one-top-cities-college-students


“COAST Open Streets Set for October 1st”

8/28/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/08/coast-open-streets-set-oct-1/


“Citizens Group Reviewing Santa Monica City Hall Compensation Holds First Session”

8/28/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_28_2017_Citizens_Group_Reviewing_Santa_Monica_City_Hall_Compensation_Holds_First_Session%20.html


“New City Attorney Begins Work”

8/26/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/new-city-attorney-begins-work/162286


Opinion: “In the Spot…Light – Creative Zoning in Santa Monica” – Bob Taylor, AIA, for SM.a.r.t. (Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Future)

8/25/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/08/sma-r-t-spot-light-creative-zoning-santa-monica/


“City Wins Extended Restrictions on Landlord in Tenant Harassment Case”

8/25/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/city-wins-extended-restrictions-on-landlord-in-tenant-harassment-case/162280


“SMPD Traffic Operations Include a Fatality, Train Accident, and Motorcycle Arrest”

8/25/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/recent-smpd-traffic-operations-include-a-fatality-train-accident-and-motorcycle-arrest/162269


“Hopes on Hold for ArcLight Movie Theater in Downtown Santa Monica”

8/24/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_24_2017_Hopes_on_Hold_for_ArcLight_Movie_Theater_in_Downtown_Santa_Monica.html


“Organizers of Anti-Racism Panel in Santa Monica Worry about Disruption by White Nationalists”

8/23/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_23_2017_Organizers_of_Anti_Racism_Panel_in_Santa_Monica_Worry_About_Disruption_by_White_Nationalists.html


“Pedestrian Killed Crossing PCH in Santa Monica”

8/23/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_23_2017_Pedestrian_Killed_Crossing_PCH_in_Santa_Monica.html


“Woman Punches Child near Starbucks” (Lincoln & Pico)

8/22/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/woman-punches-child-near-starbucks/162207


“Looking up in Awe, Santa Monica Shares in the Great American Eclipse”

8/22/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_22_2017_Looking_Up_in_Awe,_Santa_Monica_Shares_in_the_Great_American_Eclipse.html


“Santa Monica-Malibu Ranked among California’s Top School Districts”

8/22/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_22_2017_Santa_Monica_Malibu_Ranked_Among_Californias_Top_School_Districts.html


“Santa Monica Citizens’ Panel on City Hall Salaries Set to Get to Work”

8/22/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_22_2017_Santa_Monica_Citizens_Panel_on_City_Hall_Salaries_Set_to_Get_to_Work.html


“New Condo Construction Picking Up Pace in Santa Monica”

8/21/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_21_2017_New_Condo_Construction_Picking_Up_Pace%20in_Santa_Monica.html


“Senator Ben Allen Issues Statement on Charlottesville”

8/17/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/08/senator-ben-allen-issues-statement-charlottesville/


“Why Are Renters Leaving California?”

8/16/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/08/why-are-renters-leaving-california/


“New Affordable Housing Project in Santa Monica for Seniors Headed for Downtown”

8/16/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_16_2017_New_Affording_Housing_Project_in_Santa_Monica_for_Seniors_Headed_for_Downtown.html


“Structure Fire in Sunset Park Neighborhood”

8/16/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://backissues.smdp.com/081617.pdf


“Santa Monica City Council Awards Contract for Homeless Street Team”

8/15/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.santamonicalookout.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_15_2017_Santa_Monica_City_Council_Awards_Contract_for_Homeless_Street_Team%20.html


“Al Gore’s Reality Project”

8/14/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/al-gores-climate-reality-project/162104


“Raises Approved for Santa Monica City Manager and Others throughout City Hall”

8/14/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_14_2017_Raises_Approved_for_Santa_Monica_City_Manager_and_Others_Throughout_City_Hall.html


“New Grocery Store on Pico”

8/11/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/08/new-grocery-store-pico/


“Alleged Hit-and-Run Drunk Driver to Appear in Court Today”

8/11/17 – Santa Monica Patch
https://patch.com/california/santamonica/alleged-hit-run-drunk-driver-appear-court-today?utm_source=newsletter-daily&utm_medium=email&utm_term=police%20%26%20fire&utm_campaign=newsletter&utm_content=article-topstories&utm_slot=2


Opinion: “Fire, Fury, and Heaven Help Us” – Jack Neworth

8/11/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/fire-fury-and-heaven-help-us/162094


“Accusations Arise over Lack of City Funding for Santa Monica Youth Center”

8/11/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_11_2017_Accusations_Arise_Over_Lack_of_City_Funding_for_Santa_Monica_Youth_Center.html


“Temporary Relocation for Santa Monica Tenants” – Gary Rhoades

8/11/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/temporary-relocation-for-santa-monica-tenants/162088


“SMMUSD Officials Asking Parents to Visit Pediatricians”

8/11/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/smmusd-officials-asking-parents-to-visit-pediatricians/162090


Opinion: “Sustainability: Who Carries the Load? – Part 2” – Thane Roberts for SM.a.r.t. (Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)

8/11/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/08/sma-r-t-sustainability-carries-load-pt-2/


“City Hall Expansion Approved”

8/11/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/city-hall-expansion-approved/162084


“City of Santa Monica on Top List of Biggest Public Pensions in California”

8/10/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_10_2017_City_of_Santa_on_Top_List_of_Biggest_Public_Pensions_in_California.html


“First Housing Wait List Opens for Moderate-Income Santa Monica Residents, Workers”

8/9/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_09_2017_First_Housing_Wait_List_Opens_for_Moderate_Income_Santa_Monica_Residents_Workers.html


Opinion: “Council Does a Bait and Switch with Sales Tax Revenue” – Mathew Millen

8/8/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/letters/Letters-2017/08_08_2017_OPINION_Council_Does_a_Bait_and_Switch_With_Sales_Tax_Revenue.html


“Huntley Hotel in Santa Monica Facing $310,000 Fine for Concealing Contributions in 2012 and 2014 Elections”

8/8/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_08_2017_Huntley_Hotel_in_Santa_Monica_Facing_310000_Fine_for_Concealing_Contributions_in_2012_and_2014_City_Elections.html


“Katie Lichtig to Return to Santa Monica as Second in Command”

8/8/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_08_2017_Katie_Lichtig_to_Return_to_Santa_Monica_as_Second_in_Command.html


“Suspect Identified in Weekend Murder”

8/7/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/man-shot-near-hotchkiss-park/162041


“Gunfire in Santa Monica Leaves 1 Dead, 1 Wounded”

8/4/17 — LATimes.com
http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-santa-monica-shooting-20170804-htmlstory.html


“Homicide Suspect Shot by Police in Santa Monica”

8/4/17 — KTLA News
http://ktla.com/2017/08/04/homicide-suspect-shot-by-police-in-santa-monica/


Opinion: “Sustainability: Who Carries the Load” – Thane Roberts for SM.a.r.t (Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Future)

8/4/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/08/sma-r-t-sustainability-carries-load/


“City of Santa Monica Prepares to Bond Nearly $77 Million for Greenest Building in California History”

8/4/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_04_2017_City_of_Santa_Monica_Prepares_to_Bond_Nearly_77_Million_for_Greenest_Building_in_California_History.html


“City Hall Expansion Back on the Agenda”

8/4/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/city-hall-expansion-back-on-the-agenda/161991


“Crime Is King at Santa Monica Chess Park”

8/4/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/crime-is-king-at-santa-monica-chess-park/162003


“Victim Suffers from Broken Orbital Socket and Fractured Nose”

8/3/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/victim-suffers-from-broken-orbital-socket-and-fractured-nose/161962


Opinion: “An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth the Power” – Kathryn Whitney Boole

8/3/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/an-inconvenient-sequel-truth-to-power/161981


“Elaine Polachek Hired by Santa Monica College”

8/2/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/elaine-polachek-hired-by-santa-monica-college/161958


“Santa Monica Supervisor Sponsors Rule Requiring Cool Roofs”

8/2/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_02_2017_Santa_Monica_Supervisor_Sponsors_Rule_Requiring_Cool_Roofs.html


“Santa Monica Landmark Courtyard Apartment Buildings Set for Formal Approval”

8/2/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/August-2017/08_02_2017_Santa_Monica_Landmark_Courtyard_Apartment_Buildings_Set_for_Formal_Approval_in_Condo_Project.html


“Zoning Revisions Continue at Planning Commission”

8/1/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/zoning-revisions-continue-at-planning-commission/161936


“A New Plan in Place”

7/31/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/07/new-plan-place/


“Developers in Santa Monica Face ‘Experiment’ in Providing Affordable Housing”

7/31/17 – KPCC 89.3 FM
https://www.scpr.org/news/2017/07/31/74251/developers-in-santa-monica-face-experiment-in-prov/


“Council Approves New Loan Source for Affordable Housing”

7/29/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/council-approves-new-loan-source-for-affordable-housing/161908


“Santa Monica to Launch Experiment in Last Resort Subsidies for Elderly Poor Renters”

7/28/17—Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/July-2017/07_28_2017_Santa_Monica_to_Launch_Experiment_in_Last_Resort_Subsidies_for_Elderly_Poor_Renters.html


“Santa Monica Council Sets Highest Affordable Housing Requirement in State for Downtown”

7/27/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://santamonicalookout.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/July-2017/07_27_2017_Santa_Monica_Council_Sets_Highest_Affordable_Housing_Requirement_in_State_for_Downtown.html


“L.A. Changes Course on Lane Reductions that ‘Most People Outright Hated’”

7/27/17 – Los Angeles Times
http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-vista-del-mar-lanes-20170726-story.html#nws=mcnewsletter


Opinion: “Dear Mr.  Hawthorne” – Charles Andrews

7/26/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/dear-mr-hawthorne/161864


“Will Santa Monica’s Affordable Housing Goals Backfire?”

7/26/17 – KCRW 89.9 FM
http://www.kcrw.com/news-culture/shows/design-and-architecture/will-santa-monicas-affordable-housing-goals-backfire


“City Council Approves Downtown Community Plan”

7/26/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/santa-monica-city-council-approves-downtown-community-plan/161887


“Santa Monica Leaders Try Lives without Their Own Wheels – Part II”

7/25/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/July-2017/07_25_2017_Part_II_Santa_Monica_Leaders_Try_Lives_Without_Their_Own_Wheels.html


“Solving Affordable Housing: Creative Solutions around the U.S.”

7/25/17 – LA Curbed
https://www.curbed.com/2017/7/25/16020648/affordable-housing-apartment-urban-development


“LA County Board of Supervisors Accuse Repealers of Obamacare of Playing with People’s Lives”

7/25/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/07/la-county-board-supervisors-accuse-repealers-obamacare-playing-peoples-lives/ — “…If Obamacare is repealed, Congress will create “a massive cost shift … for counties to bear” and given its size, “Los Angeles County would be the county most adversely impacted,” Ridley-Thomas said, adding that the county could stand to lose as much as $1 billion in funding….”


“City Seeks Community Input on Public Art in Santa Monica”

7/24/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/07/city-seeks-community-input-on-public-art-in-santa-monica/


“Downtown Zoning Rules Make Final Trip to Council”

7/24/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/downtown-zoning-rules-make-final-trip-to-council/161842


“Santa Monica Leaders Try Lives without Their Own Wheels – Part I”

7/24/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.santamonicalookout.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/July-2017/07_24_2017_Santa_Monica_Leaders_Try_Lives_Without_Their_Own_Wheels.html


Opinion: “Urban Thinkers and Their Words” — Daniel Jansenson, Architect, for SM.a.r.t. (Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)

7/21/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
https://smmirror.com/2017/07/sma-r-t-urban-thinkers-and-their-words/


Opinion: “Santa Monica’s ‘Grand Bargain’ on Growth and Housing: A Model for Other Cities?” – Christopher Hawthorne

7/21/17 – Los Angeles Times
http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/la-ca-cm-building-type-santa-monica-downtown-20170721-story.html


Opinion: “What Real Estate Insiders Can Do to Fight Nimbyism” – Brian Hanlon

7/20/17 – The Real Deal
https://therealdeal.com/la/2017/07/20/california-yimby-brian-hanlon-on-what-real-estate-insiders-can-do-to-fight-nimbyism/


“No Such Thing as Free Parking”

7/19/17 – The Argonaut
http://argonautnews.com/no-such-thing-as-free-parking/


“Biking in Santa Monica Still Needs to Be ‘50,000 Times Safer and Easier,’ Commissioner Warns”

7/20/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.santamonicalookout.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/July-2017/07_20_2017_Biking_in_Santa_Monica_Still_Needs_to_be_50000_Times_Safer_and_Easier_Commissioner_Warns.html


“Parking in Downtown Santa Monica Could Get Even Harder as City Leaves Car in Rearview Mirror”

7/19/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/July-2017/07_19_2017_%20Parking_in_Downtown_Santa_Monica_Could_Get_Even_Harder_as_City_Leaves_Cars_in_Rearview_Mirror.html


“Santa Monica 4th Worst City for First Time Home Buyers, New Study Finds”

7/18/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/July-2017/07_18_2017_Santa_Monica_4th_Worst_City_for_First_Time_Home_Buyers_New_Study_Finds.html


“Santa Monica Water Neutrality Law Begins with Trickle of Doubts”

7/17/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.santamonicalookout.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/July-2017/07_17_2017_Santa_Monica_Water_Neutrality_Law_Begins_with_Trickle_of_Doubts.html


“DCP Clears Penultimate Hurdle”

7/15/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/dcp-clears-penultimate-hurdle/161736


“State Officials Released Earthquake Fault Map for Santa Monica”

7/14/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/July-2017/07_14_2017_State_Officials_Release_Earthquake_Fault_Map_for_Santa_Monica.html


“To the Drawing Board”

7/14/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/07/to-the-drawing-board/


Opinion: “The DCP: When Less Is More” – Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Future

7/14/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/07/sma-r-t-the-dcp-when-less-is-more/


“California Today: A Spreading ‘Yimby’ Movement”

7/14/17 – New York Times – California Today
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/14/us/california-today-yimby-movement.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news


“6% Police Salary Bump + CalPERS Changes”

7/14/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/07/6-police-salary-bump-calpers-changes/


“Earthquake Fault Maps in Beverly Hills, Santa Monica and other Westside Areas Could Bring Development Restrictions”

7/13/17 – Los Angeles Times
http://www.latimes.com/local/california/la-me-ln-santa-monica-earthquake-fault-map-20170713-htmlstory.html


“Santa Monica City Council Unanimously Endorses the Final Draft Downtown Community Plan, Including a Call for Increased Housing Production”

7/13/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/07/santa-monica-city-council-unanimously-endorses-the-final-draft-downtown-community-plan-including-a-call-for-increased-housing-production/


“Plan for Santa Monica’s Downtown Receives Initial Nod from City Council”

7/13/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/July-2017/07_13_2017_Plan_for_Santa_Monicas_Downtown_Receives_Initial_Nod_from_City_Council.html


“Santa Monica Bicyclists Could See New Protection from Cars”

7/13/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/July-2017/07_13_2017_Santa_Monica_Bicyclists_Could_See_New_Protection_From_Cars.html


“Unanimous Council Moves DCP Forward”

7/12/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/unanimous-council-move-dcp-forward/161693


“Expo Line to Santa Monica Hits Target Ridership 13 Years Head of Schedule”

7/12/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/July-2017/07_12_2017_Expo_Line_to_Santa_Monica_Hits_Target_Ridership_13_Years_Ahead_of_Schedule.html


“Suspect in Violent Santa Monica Home Invasions to Appear in Court”

7/12/17 – Santa Monica Patch
https://patch.com/california/santamonica/suspect-violent-santa-monica-home-invasions-appear-court?utm_source=newsletter-daily&utm_medium=email&utm_term=police%20%26%20fire&utm_campaign=newsletter&utm_content=article-topstories&utm_slot=2


“Final Arguments Start in Bitter Battle over Downtown Santa Monica’s Future”

7/11/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/July-2017/07_11_2017_Final_Arguments_Start_in_Bitter_Battle_Over_Downtown_Santa_Monicas_Future.html


“New Postmaster Brings New Customer Focus to Santa Monica”

7/11/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/new-postmaster-brings-new-customer-focus-to-santa-monica/161647


“Santa Monica Has Two Latino Council Members, City Officials Contend”

7/10/17 — Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/July-2017/07_10_2017_Santa_Monica_Has_Two_Latino_Council_Members_City_Officials_Contend.html


Opinion: “Our Downtown Community Plan: Quantity or Quality?”
Ron Goldman and Thane Roberts for SM.a.r.t. (Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)

7/7/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/07/sma-r-t-our-downtown-community-plan-quantity-or-quality/


“Downtown Community Plan: 73% More People + Pathways and Apartments”

7/7/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/07/downtown-community-plan-73-more-people-pathways-and-apartments/


“Architect of Design for a Less Congested but More Crowded Downtown Santa Monica Weighs In”

7/7/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/July-2017/07_07_2017_Architect_of_Design_for_a_Less_Congested_but_More_Crowded_Downtown_Santa_Monica_Weights_In.html


“Santa Monica Chamber [of Commerce] Opposes Proposal for Voter Approval of Large Developments Downtown”

7/6/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/July-2017/07_06_2017_Santa_Monica_Chamber_Opposes_Proposal_for_Voter_Approval_of_Large_Developments_Downtown.html


“New Recreational Space Opens at Santa Monica Airport”

7/7/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/July-2017/07_07_2017_New_Recreational_Space_Opens_at_Santa_Monica_Airport.html


“Public Access Granted to Six Acres of Open Space at SMO”

7/6/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/public-access-granted-to-six-acres-of-open-space-at-smo/161595


“Security Guard, Several People Get in Fight at Santa Monica McDonald’s”

7/6/17 – ABC 7 Eyewitness News
http://abc7.com/news/security-guard-several-people-get-in-fight-at-santa-monica-mcdonalds/2187032/


“No Major Public Park in Final Draft of Downtown Santa Monica Plan”

7/5/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/July-2017/07_05_2017_No_Major_Public_Park_in_Final_Draft_of_Downtown_Santa_Monica_Plan.html


“City Council Approves $774.9 Million Budget”

7/4/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/city-council-approves-774-9-million-budget/161557


Opinion:  “Remove the ECLS from the Civic Center” – Nikki Kolhoff

6/30/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://backissues.smdp.com/063017.pdf — page 6


Opinion: “What Is the There There?” – Bob Taylor for SM.a.r.t. (Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)

6/30/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/06/sma-r-t-where-is-the-there-there/


“Got a Guest House? The City Wants You to Help Affordable Housing Stock by Putting It on the Long Term Rental Market”

6/30/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/06/got-a-guest-house-the-city-wants-you-to-help-affordable-housing-stock-by-putting-it-on-the-long-term-rental-market/


“Santa Monica Sales Tax, Minimum Wage Increase Saturday”

6/30/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_30_2017_Santa_Monica_Sales_Tax_Minimum_Wage_Increase_Saturday.html


“Santa Monica Civic Center Playing Field Wins City Council Approval”

6/29/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_29_2017_Santa_Monica_Civic_Center_Plaaying_Field_Wins_City_Council_Approval.html


“Santa Monica City Council Approves Record Budget”

6/29/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_29_2017_Santa_Monica_City_Council_Approves_Record_Budget.html


“Santa Monica Neighborhood Group Says New Plan for Cars Needed”

6/28/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://santamonicalookout.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_28_2017_Santa_Monica_Neighborhood_Group_Says_New_Plan_for_Cars_Needed.html


“Council Asks for Temporary Field at Civic Center Site”

6/28/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/council-asks-for-temporary-field-at-civic-center-site/161482


“Proposed Per-Capita Spending in Santa Monica Far Exceeds Most Comparable Cities”

6/27/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_27_2017_%20Proposed_Per_Capita_Spending_in_Santa_Monica_Far_Exceeds_Most_Comparable_Cities.html


“Senior Counsel to UCLA Named Santa Monica City Attorney”

6/28/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_28_2017_Senior_Counsel_to_UCLA_Named_Santa_Monica_City_Attorney.html


“Khalid Twilight Concert’s Massive Crowd Raise Safety Concerns”

6/27/17 – Santa Monica Patch
https://patch.com/california/santamonica/khalid-twilight-concerts-massive-crowd-raises-safety-concerns?utm_source=newsletter-daily&utm_medium=email&utm_term=arts%20%26%20entertainment&utm_campaign=newsletter&utm_content=article-topstories&utm_slot=1


“Santa Monica City Council Names New City Attorney, Lane Dilg”

6/27/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/santa-monica-city-council-names-new-city-attorney-lane-dilg/161479


Opinion: “Our Drug Epidemic: Guns” – Steve Stajich

6/26/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/06/our-drug-epidemic-guns/


“Councilmembers and Workers Ask for Ownership Disclosure in the Wake of Local Anbang Purchase”

6/26/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/06/councilmembers-and-workers-ask-for-ownership-disclosure-in-the-wake-of-local-anbang-purchase/


“City Leaders Look to Prevent More Luxury Condos by the Beach”

6/26/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/city-leaders-look-to-prevent-more-luxury-condos-by-the-beach/161458


“Police Chief Calls TCS Opener Irresponsible”

6/24/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/police-chief-calls-tcs-opener-irresponsible/161446


“Ring CEO Steps in to Help Tenant Facing Eviction over Device”

6/24/167 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/ring-ceo-steps-in-to-help-tenant-facing-eviction-over-device/161448


“Civic Playing Field Parking Garage $95.4 Million”

6/23/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/06/civic-playing-field-parking-garage-95-4-million/


“Councilmember Fears Conversion of Santa Monica Beachfront Hotels to Condos”

6/23/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_23_2017_Councilmember_Fears_Conversion_of_Santa_Monica_Beachfront_Hotels_to_Condos.html


Opinion:  “Back to the Future” – SM.a.r.t. (Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)

6/23/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/06/sma-r-t-back-to-the-future/


“Santa Monica Pier Ranked Dirtiest Beach in LA County — Again”

6/23/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/06/santa-monica-pier-ranked-dirtiest-beach-in-l-a-county-again/


“Civic Playing Field + Parking Garage = $95.4 million”

6/23/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/06/civic-playing-field/


“City Proposes Six Options for Santa Monica Civic Center Sports Field”

6/22/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://santamonicalookout.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_22_2017_City_Proposes_Six_Options_for_Santa_Monica_Civic_Center_Sports_Field.html


“Santa Monica High Parents ‘Astonished’ by City’s Latest Sports Field Proposal.”

6/22/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://santamonicalookout.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_22_2017_Santa_Monica_High_Parents_Astonished_by_Citys_Latest_Sports_Field_Proposal.html


“Players on Defense after Attack at Chess Park”

6/22/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/players-on-defense-after-attack-at-chess-park/161444


“Two Men Charged with Attempted Murder in Santa Monica Stabbing”

6/21/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_21_2017_Two_Men_Charged_with_Attempted_Murder_in_Santa_Monica_Stabbing.html


“Victim Hospitalized after Downtown Stabbing”

6/21/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/victim-hospitalized-after-downtown-stabbing/161437


“Lawsuit Challenging Santa Monica Elections Survives City Challenge”

6/21/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/lawsuit-challenging-santa-monica-elections-survives-city-challenge/161439


“How to Live Safely with Urban Coyotes”

6/20/10 – Santa Monica Daily Press — www.smdp.com


“Recreation and Parks Commission Calls for Downtown Park on Proposed Plaza at Santa Monica”

6/20/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_20_2017_Recreation_and_Parks_Commission_Calls_for_Downtown_Park_on_Proposed_Plaza_at_Santa_Monica_Site.html


“Santa Monica Post Office Site for Sale”

6/19/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_19_2017_Santa_Monica_Post_Office_Site_for_Sale.html


Opinion: “Tales of a Starchitect” – Susan Cloke

6/19/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com /2017/06/tales-of-a-starchitect/


Opinion: “Violent Crimes: What Price Legal Definitions?” – Tom Elias

6/16/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/06/violent-crimes-what-price-legal-definitions/


“Santa Monica Pier Comes in at #6 on ‘Beach Bummer’ List”

6/16/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/santa-monica-pier-comes-in-at-6-on-beach-bummer-list/161351


“Corruption Case against NMS Properties on Hold but Allowed to Continue”

6/16/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/corruption-case-against-nms-properties-on-hold-but-allowed-to-continue/161354


“The Gallerists’ Perspective”

6/16/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/06/the-gallerists-perspective/


Opinion: “How Sad to Journey to Santa Monica” – Ron Goldman for SM.a.r.t. (Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)

6/16/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/06/sma-r-t-61217-61617/


“Preview the New JAMS Performing Arts Complex”

6/15/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/preview-the-new-jams-performing-arts-complex/161338


“Rats!  Did Your Favorite Santa Monica Eatery Flunk Health Inspections?

6/15/17 – Santa Monica Patch
https://patch.com/california/santamonica/rats-did-your-favorite-santa-monica-eatery-flunk-health-inspections?utm_source=newsletter-daily&utm_medium=email&utm_term=health%20%26%20fitness&utm_campaign=newsletter&utm_content=article-topstories&utm_slot=1


“City Council Approves Record Payment toward Santa Monica’s Unfunded Employee Pensions”

6/15/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_15_2017_City_Council_Approves_Record_Payment_Toward_Santa_Monicas_Unfunded_Employee_Pensions.html


“Santa Monica City Council Approves Hotel in Redevelopment Plan for Bergamot Station Arts Center”

6/15/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_15_2017_Santa_Monica_City_Council_Approves_Hotel_in_Redevelopment_Plan%20for_Bergamot_Station_Arts_Center.html


“Bergamot Plans Move Forward”

6/15/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/bergamot-plans-move-forward/161336


“Hotel Workers at Santa Monica DoubleTree Announce Decision to Join Union”

6/14/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_14_2017_Hotel_Workers_at_Santa_Monica_DoubleTree_Announce_Decision_to_Join_Union.html


“Judge Orders Voting Rights Lawsuit against City of Santa Monica to Move Forward”

6/14/17 – Santa Monica Lookout —
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_14_2017_Judge_Orders_Voting_Rights_Lawsuit_Against_City_of_Santa_Monica_to_Move_Forward.html


“Santa Monica Arts Community Torn over Bergamot Plan”

6/13/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_13_2017_Santa_Monica_Arts_Community_Torn_Over_Bergamot_Plan.html


“Santa Monica Road Rage Leads to Carjacking, Injured Victim in Wheelchair”

6/12/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_12_2017_Santa_Monica_Road_Rage_Leads_to_Carjacking_Injured_Victim_in_%20Wheelchair.html


“Santa Monica Councilman Challenges President on Environment”

6/12/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_12_2017_Santa_Monica_Councilman_Challenges_President_on_Environment.html


“Bergamot 2.0: 120 Hotel Rooms + Commercial”

6/9/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/06/bergamot-two-point-zero/


Opinion: “Our Next Historic District” — Mario Fonda-Bonardi for SM.a.r.t. (Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)

6/9/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/06/sma-r-t-our-next-historic-district/


“Santa Monica Board Sets Maximum $40 Monthly Rent Increase”

6/9/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_09_2017_Santa_Monica_Board_Sets_Maximum_40_Monthly_Rent_Increase.html


“Bergamot Proposal Pulls into the Station June 13”

6/8/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/bergamot-proposal-pulls-into-the-station-june-13/161248


“Samohi Grad among NASA’s New Astronaut Recruits”

6/8/17 – Santa Monica Patch
https://patch.com/california/santamonica/samohi-grad-among-nasas-new-astronaut-recruits?utm_source=newsletter-daily&utm_medium=email&utm_term=community%20corner&utm_campaign=newsletter&utm_content=article-topstories&utm_slot=1


“Santa Monica Home-Invasion Robberies: Man Pleads Not Guilty”

6/7/17 – Santa Monica Patch
https://patch.com/california/santamonica/santa-monica-home-invasion-robberies-man-pleads-not-guilty?utm_source=newsletter-daily&utm_medium=email&utm_term=police%20%26%20fire&utm_campaign=newsletter&utm_content=article-topstories&utm_slot=1 


“Residential Burglaries, Aggravated Assaults Rise in Santa Monica’s Exclusive North of Montana Area”

6/7/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_07_2017_Residential_Burglaries_Aggravated_Assaults_Rise_in_Santa_Monicas_Exclusive_North_of_Montana_Area.html


“Rent Control Tenant Faces Eviction Threat over Ring Doorbell”

6/7/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/rent-control-tenant-faces-eviction-threat-over-ring-doorbell/161229


“Downtown Community Plans Heads to City Council”

6/5/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/downtown-community-plan-heads-to-city-council/161195


“Santa Monica Downtown Plan Moves Ahead”

6/5/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_05_2017_Santa_Monicas_Downtown_Community_Plan_Moves_Ahead.html


“NOMA Residents Increasing Private Security Patrols”

6/3/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/noma-residents-increasing-private-security-patrols/161201


“Suspects Linked to Two Home Invasion Assaults”

6/2/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/suspects-linked-to-two-home-invasion-assaults/161179


“From Coast to Coast, Over 100 U.S. Cities Defy Trump and Adopt Paris Agreement – Here’s the List:”

6/2/17 – Political Dig
http://politicaldig.com/100-u-s-cities-defy-trump-adopt-paris-agreement/


Opinion: “It’s Time that Residents Matter!” – Phil Brock for SM.a.r.t. (Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)

6/2/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/06/sma-r-t-its-time-that-residents-matter/


“Santa Monica Homeless Count Mirrors Los Angeles County Increase, Officials Say”

6/1/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_01_2017_Santa_Monica_Homeless_Count_Mirrors_Los_Angeles_County_Increase,_Officials_Say.html


“Congressman Ted W. Lieu Blasts President Trump on Reports of U.S. Pulling out of Paris Climate Deal”

6/1/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/06/congressman-ted-w-lieu-blasts-president-trump-on-reports-of-u-s-pulling-out-of-paris-climate-deal/


“Two Charged with Connection to Two Home Invasion Robberies”

6/1/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/06/two-charged-with-connection-to-two-home-invasion-robberies/


“Suspects Charged in Two Brutal Home Invasion Robberies in Santa Monica”

5/31/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/May-2017/05_31_2017_Suspects_Charged_in_Two_Brutal_Home_Invasion_Robberies_in_Santa_Monica.html


“Santa Monica Landlords Show Little Interest in Housing Voucher Bonuses”

6/1/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/June-2017/06_01_2017_Santa_Monica_Landlords_Show_Little_Interest_in_Housing_Voucher_Bonuses.html


“District Debates Separation Costs”

6/1/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/smmusd-separation-discussion/161167


“Safety of Santa Monica Streets Could Emerge as a New Worry in the Plan for New Development Downtown”

5/31/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/May-2017/05_31_2017_Safety_of_Santa_Monica_Streets_Could_Emerge_as_New_Worry_in_Plan_for_New_Development_Downtown.htm


“Private Parking Curbed in Downtown Community Plan”

5/30/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/private-parking-curbed-in-downtown-community-plan/161123


“SMPD Preparing for First Surge in Summer Visitors”

5/27/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/smpd-preparing-for-first-surge-in-summer-visitors/161104


“2 Arrested after Santa Monica Home Invasion”

5/27/17 – Santa Monica Patch
https://patch.com/california/santamonica/2-arrested-after-santa-monica-home-invasion?utm_source=alert-breakingnews&utm_medium=email&utm_term=weather&utm_campaign=alert


“Father, Son Hurt in Violent Santa Monica Home Invasion that Prompts Police Standoff”

5/26/17 – CBS Local
http://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2017/05/26/santa-monica-home-invasion-suspect/


Opinion: “Housing above All” – SM.a.r.t. (Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)

5/26/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/05/sma-r-t-housing-uber-alles/


“ ‘The Wolf Is Here’ Santa Monica City Manager Warns as Budget Woes Mount”

5/25/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://santamonicalookout.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/May-2017/05_25_2017_The_Wolf_is_Here_Santa_Monica_City_Manager_Warns_as_Budget_Woes_Mount.html


“SMMUSD Receives Highest Credit Rating”

5/25/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/05/smmusd-receives-highest-credit-rating/


Opinion: “Bill Bauer Spirit Lives On” – Charles Andrews

5/23/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/bill-bauer-spirit-lives-on/161044


Opinion: “Enforce Ban in Sunset Park” – Donald Murchie

5/20/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/letter-to-editor-36/161020


“Suspect Who Killed Ex-Samohi Student in Custody”

5/19/17 – Santa Monica Patch
https://patch.com/california/santamonica/suspect-who-killed-ex-samohi-student-custody?utm_source=newsletter-daily&utm_medium=email&utm_term=police%20%26%20fire&utm_campaign=newsletter&utm_content=article-topstories&utm_slot=1


“Murder Charges Filed in Santa Monica’s Castillo Case”

5/19/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/05/murder-charges-filed-in-santa-monicas-castillo-case/


Opinion: “Why Indeed?” — Bob Taylor, AIA, for SM.a.r.t. (Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)

5/19/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/05/sma-r-t-why-indeed/


“Record Santa Monica Budget Proposed as Future Deficits Loom”

5/19/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/May-2017/05_19_2017_Record_Santa_Monica_City_Budget_Proposed_as_Future_Deficits_Loom.html


“City of Santa Monica the ‘One Hold Out’ in Voting Rights Litigation, Lawyer Says”

5/18/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/May-2017/05_18_2017_City_of_Santa_Monica_the_One_Hold_Out_in_Voting_Rights_Litigation_Lawyer_Says.html


“City Anticipates Deficits in Coming Years”

5/18/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/city-anticipates-deficits-in-coming-years/160993


“Santa Monica Announces Another First in Stormwater Harvesting and Water Self-Sufficiency during National Public Works Week”

5/18/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/05/santa-monica-announces-another-first-in-stormwater-harvesting-and-water-self-sufficiency-during-national-public-works-week/


“Santa Monica Courthouse Seismically Unsafe”

5/18/17 – Santa Monica Patch
https://patch.com/california/santamonica/santa-monica-courthouse-seismically-unsafe-study?utm_source=newsletter-daily&utm_medium=email&utm_term=politics%20%26%20government&utm_campaign=newsletter&utm_content=article-topstories&utm_slot=1


“Group Seeks More Development for Downtown Santa Monica”

5/12/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/May-2017/05_12_2017_Group_Seeks_More_Development_for_Downtown_Santa_Monica.html


“Santa Monica’s Homeless Population Highest in a Decade”

5/10/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/May-2017/05_10_2017_Santa_Monicas_Homeless_Population_Highest_in_a_Decade.html


“Santa Monica Set to Renew Free Bus Rides for SMC Students and Staff”

5/9/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
https://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/May-2017/05_09_2017_Santa_Monica_Set_to_Renew_Free_Bus_Rides_for_SMC_Students_and_Staff.html


“Santa Monica Looks to Go Water Neutral”

5/8/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/santa-monica-looks-to-go-water-neutral/160849


“Police Chief Announces Retirement”

5/5/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/police-chief-announces-retirement/160863


Opinion: “Santa Monica Downtown Community Plan – A Plan for Developers, or Residents?”

Sam Tolkin for SM.a.r.t. (Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)
5/5/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/05/santa-monica-downtown-community-plan-a-plan-for-developers-or-residents/


“Large Projects Move Forward on Lincoln Boulevard”

5/5/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/large-projects-move-forward-on-lincoln-boulevard/160831


“Population of Santa Monica Rises as State Total Nears 40 Million”

5/5/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/May-2017/05_05_2017_Population_of_Santa_Monica_Rises_as_State_Total_Nears_40_Million.html


“Mock Teen Party Prepares Parents for True Perils of Prom and Grad Parties”

5/4/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/05/mock-teen-party-prepares-parents-for-true-perils-of-prom-and-grad-parties/


“Santa Monica’s Newest Affordable Housing Complex in Years Takes Concrete Step”

5/3/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/May-2017/05_03_2017_Santa_Monicas_Newest_Affordable_Housing_Complex_in_Years%20_Takes_Concrete_Step.html


“Advocates Push for More Housing in Downtown Santa Monica”

5/3/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/advocates-push-for-more-housing-in-downtown-santa-monica/160810


“Santa Monica City Pay and Benefits Climb at Double the Inflation Rate, New Data Shows”

5/2/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/May-2017/05_02_2017_Santa_Monica_City_Pay_and_Benefits_Climb_at_Double_the_Inflation_Rate_New_Data_Shows.html


“City Council Approves Plans to Add a Dedicated Bus Lane to 1.25 Miles of Lincoln Boulevard”

5/2/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/city-council-approves-plans-to-add-a-dedicated-bus-lane-to-1-25-miles-of-lincoln-boulevard/160796


“Santa Monica High Ranked among Top Schools in Nation”

5/1/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/May-2017/05_01_2017_Santa_Monica_High_Ranked_Among_Top_Schools_in_Nation.html


“Samohi Science Tops Bowl”

5/1/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/05/samohi-science-tops-bowl/


“Santa Monica First Quarter Unemployment Reaches New Low”

5/1/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/May-2017/05_01_2017_Santa_Monica_First_Quarter_Unemployment_Reaches_New_Low.html


Opinion: “In Santa Monica…Size Matters” – Thane Roberts for SM.a.r.t.

(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow”
4/28/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/04/sma-r-t-in-santa-monica-size-matters/


“Big Money Spent for Two Downtown Santa Monica Buildings”

4/28/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/April-2017/04_28_2017_Big_Money_Spent_for_Two_Downtown_Santa_Monica_Buildings.html


“Author Peggy Clifford Dies at 87 at UCLA Hospital in Santa Monica in March 2017”

4/27/17 – Santa Monica Observer
http://www.smobserved.com/story/2017/04/27/news/author-peggy-clifford-dies-at-87-at-ucla-hospital-in-santa-monica-in-march-2017/2849.html


“Santa Monica City Council Approves Concept for Lincoln Streetscape Redesign”

4/27/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/April-2017/04_27_2017_Santa_Monica_City_Council_Approves_Concept_for_Lincoln_Streetscape_Redesign.html


“Santa Monica Malibu School District Ranked among Nation’s Top Communities for Music”

4/26/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/April-2017/04_26_2017_Santa_Monica_Malibu_School_District_Ranked_Among_Nations_Top_Communities_for_Music.html


“Battle Pits Residents against Big Hotels Slated for Downtown Santa Monica”

4/25/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/April-2017/04_25_2017_Battle_Pits_Residents_Against_Big_Hotels_Slated_for_Downtown_Santa_Monica.html


“Santa Monica High School Wins National Ocean Sciences Bowl”

4/25/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/April-2017/04_25_2017_Santa_Monica_High_School_Wins_National_Ocean_Sciences_Bowl%20.html


“First Hearing on Santa Monica Downtown Community Plan Set for Wednesday”

4/24/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/April-2017/04_24_2017_First_Hearing_on_Santa_Monica_Downtown_Community_Plan_Set_for_Wednesday.html


Opinion: “Marching for Science – Santa Monicans Weigh in on the Issue” – Susan Cloke

4/21/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/04/marching-for-science-what-say-you-santa-monicans-weigh-in-on-the-issues/


“Who’s Running Our City? Less than 18% of City Staff Live in Santa Monica”

4/21/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/04/whos-running-our-city-less-than-18-of-city-staff-live-in-santa-monica/


Opinion: “A Conversation about Santa Monica’s Future, Part 2” — Ron Goldman for SM.a.r.t.

(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)
4/21/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/04/sma-r-t-a-conversation-about-santa-monicas-future-part-2/


“Santa Monica Watchdog Group Warns New Development Plan Primes Downtown for ‘Runaway’ Building and Traffic” —

4/19/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/April-2017/04_19_2017_Santa_Monica_Watchdog_Group_Warns_New_Development_Plan_Primes_Downtown_for%20Runaway_Building_and_Traffic.html


“Residents Committee Recommended to Examine High Cost of Santa Monica City employee Compensation” —

4/18/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/April-2017/04_18_2017_Residents_Committee_Recommended_to_Examine_High_Cost_of_Santa_Monica_City_Employee_Compensation.html


“Code Compliance Officers Charged with Increased Responsibility for Tenant Harassment Cases”

4/18/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/code-compliance-officers-charged-with-increased-responsibility-for-tenant-harassment-cases/160602


“City Reveals Downtown Plan Years in the Making”

4/14/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/city-reveals-downtown-plan-years-in-the-making/160564


Opinion: “Conversation about Santa Monica’s Future – Part I” — Ron Goldman for SM.a.r.t.

(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)
4/14/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/04/sma-r-t-a-conversation-about-santa-monicas-future-part-1/


Opinion: “Big Water Year Leaves Huge Dearth of Information” – Tom Elias

4/14/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/04/big-water-year-leaves-huge-dearth-of-information/


“Santa Monica Downtown Plan Seeks to Strike a Compromise, Officials Say, But Some Remain Skeptical” —

4/13/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/April-2017/04_13_2017_Santa_Monica_Downtown_Plan_Seeks_to_Strike_a_Compromise_Officials_Say%20.html


“Fourth Santa Monica Teenager Dead Since October”

4/12/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/April-2017/04_12_2017_Fourth_Santa_Monica_Teenager_Dead_Since_October%20.html


“Peggy Clifford, Writer, Founder of the Dispatch and the Mirror, Has Died”

4/12/17 – Santa Monica Dispatch
http://www.santamonicadispatch.com/2017/04/peggy-clifford-writer-founder-of-dispatch-and-mirror-has-died/


“A Message from Mayor Ted Winterer on Pedestrian Safety”

4/11/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/a-message-from-mayor-ted-winterer-on-pedestrian-safety/160515


“Santa Monica Teen Found Dead in Long Beach”

4/11/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/santa-monica-teen-found-dead-in-long-beach/160537


“Santa Monica Commercial Property Prices Hit New Highs”

4/11/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/April-2017/04_11_2017_Santa_Monica_Commercial_Property_Prices_Hit_Record_Highs.html


“Recent Deaths Cloud City’s Vision Zero Plan”

4/10/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/recent-deaths-cloud-citys-vision-zero-plan/160478


“LA Marches to Protect Science” – April 22 – Pershing Square

4/10/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/la-marches-to-protect-science/160480


“Vacation Rental Clampdown Trial Court Finds 35 Counts of Violation against Vacation Rental Company Globe Homes LLC” —

4/10/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/04/vacation-rental-clampdown-trial-court-finds-35-counts-of-violation-against-vacation-rental-company-globe-homes-llc/


“Just Boys Making Bombs: Santa Monica Street Unperturbed by Late Night Evacuations”

4/7/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/04/just-boys-making-bombs-santa-monica-street-unperturbed-by-late-night-evacuations/  — “The 2600 block of 32nd Street Santa Monica stood quiet Wednesday morning….”


“Board of Supervisors Reviews Options for Helping Mentally Ill Homeless Individuals Who Refuse Treatment” —

4/5/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/04/board-of-supervisors-reviews-options-for-helping-mentally-ill-homeless-individuals-who-refuse-treatment/


Opinion: “No Foolin’ ” – Charles Andrews

4/5/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/no-foolin/160418


“Santa Monica City Attorney to ICE: Stop Arresting Immigrants at Courthouse”

4/4/17 – Santa Monica Patch
https://patch.com/california/santamonica/santa-monica-city-attorney-ice-stop-arresting-immigrants-courthouse?utm_source=newsletter-daily&utm_medium=email&utm_term=politics%20%26%20government&utm_campaign=newsletter&utm_content=article-topstories&utm_slot=1


“Sales Tax Goes Up in Santa Monica”

4/4/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/sales-tax-goes-up-in-santa-monica/160404


“Local Woman Is Fifth Pedestrian Killed by a Car This Year”

4/3/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/local-woman-is-fifth-pedestrian-killed-by-a-car-this-year/160410


“Historic Landmark Will Outlive Sears: Plans to Repurpose Santa Monica Architectural Gem Won’t Touch Its 1947 Exterior” —

3/29/17 – The Argonaut
http://argonautnews.com/historic-landmark-will-outlive-sears/


Opinion: “A City for Everyone” — Daniel Jansenson, Architect, for SM.a.r.t.

(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)
3/31/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/03/sma-r-t-a-city-for-everyone/


“Santa Monica Nonprofit Fears Beach Erosion”

3/31/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/March-2017/03_31_2017_Santa_Monica_Nonprofit_Fears_Beach_Erosion.html


Opinion: “Would a Shift in Program AMI Percentages Add More Affordable Housing Stock to Our City?” – Richard Hilton, West Los Angeles Council for the Disabled and Seniors

3/31/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/03/letter-to-the-editor-would-a-shift-in-program-ami-percentages-add-more-affordable-housing-stock-to-our-city/


“City Approves Zero-Net Energy despite Federal Administration Direction”

3/31/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/03/city-approves-zero-net-energy-despite-federal-administration-direction/


“The Santa Monica shotgun house is all that’s left of a vanished way of life”

3/31/17 – LA Curbed
http://la.curbed.com/2017/3/31/15014426/santa-monica-shotgun-house-conservancy-preservation


“Etched in Stone – Former Home Savings Building Is Here to Stay”

3/31/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/03/etched_in_stone/


“Good Times Won’t Come Cheap”

3/30/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/good-times-wont-come-cheap/160338


“Congressman Lieu Releases Statement Opposing Trump Administration’s Roll Back of Clean Power Plan”

3/30/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/03/congressman-lieu-releases-statement-opposing-trump-administrations-roll-back-of-clean-power-plan/


“Arts Chair Hopes New Plan Can Save Bergamot Station Galleries”

3/30/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/arts-chair-hopes-new-play-can-save-bergamot-station-galleries/160343


“Audit Committee Meant to Ease Public Distrust of Santa Monica City Hall Faces New Challenge”

3/29/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/March-2017/03_29_2017_Audit_Subcommittee_Meant_to_Ease_Public_Distrust_of_Santa_Monica_City_Hall_Faces_New_Challenge.html


“Annual Meeting Features Stanton MacDonald-Wright Murals”

3/28/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/03/annual-meeting-features-stanton-macdonald-wright-murals/


“Rent Control Board Supports Bill to Repeal Costa Hawkins Act”

3/25/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/rent-control-board-supports-bill-to-repeal-costa-hawkins-act/160269


“An American Dream Thrives on Ocean Park Boulevard”

3/25/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/an-american-dream-thrives-on-ocean-park-boulevard/160262


Opinion: “Riptides Ahead for Local Coastal Plan” – Phil Brock for SM.a.r.t

Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow
3/24/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/03/sma-r-t-riptides-ahead-for-local-coastal-plan/


“Accident Remembered”

3/24/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/03/accident-remembered/


“Santa Monica City Manager Rick Cole Takes on Critics Again”

3/23/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/March-2017/03_23_2017_Santa_Monica_City_Manager_Rick_Cole_Takes_On_Critics_Again.html


“Bill Would Reshape Rent Control in Santa Monica”

3/22/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/bill-would-reshape-rent-control-in-santa-monica/160203


“Santa Monica Mourns Death of Third Samohi Student in Six Months”

3/22/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/March-2017/03_22_2017_Santa_Monica_Mourns_Death_of_Third_Samohi_Student_in_Six_Months.html


“Santa Monica Low Income Housing Crisis Poised to Worsen under Proposed White House Budget”

3/22/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/March-2017/03_22_2017_Santa_Monica_Low_Income_Housing_Crisis_Poised_to_Worsen_Under_Proposed_White_House_Budget.html


“Hit and Run Driver Smashes through Gate Killing Man in Santa Monica’s Civic Center”

3/22/17 – Santa Monica Patch
http://patch.com/california/hollywood/hit-run-driver-smashes-through-gate-killing-man-santa-monicas-civic-center?utm_source=newsletter-daily&utm_medium=email&utm_term=police%20%26%20fire&utm_campaign=newsletter&utm_content=article-topstories&utm_slot=2


“Mayor Winterer on the Loss of Young Lives”

3/22/17 – City of Santa Monica Newsroom
https://newsroom.smgov.net/2017/03/22/mayor-winterer-on-the-loss-of-young-lives


“Samohi Freshman Dies after Jumping from Third-Floor Balcony”

3/20/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/samohi-freshman-recovering-after-balcony-jump/160176


“Appellate Court Upholds $23 Million Judgment against Contractor in Santa Monica Homeowner Case” —

3/20/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/March-2017/03_20_2017_Appellate_Court_Upholds_23_Million_Judgment_Against_Contractor_in%20Santa%20Monica_Homeowner_Case.html


“Holocaust Survivors Visit Samohi”

3/20/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/holocaust-survivors-visit-samohi/160169


Opinion: “See the Light” – Stefan Treff

3/20/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/letter-to-the-editor-4/160183


“City and Developers Poised to Square Off over Affordable Housing Requirements”

3/20/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/city-and-developers-poised-square-off-over-affordable-housing-requirements/160167


“Car Kills Woman Crossing Lincoln Blvd. near Hill Street Just after 6 AM Thursday”

3/16/27 – Santa Monica Observer
http://www.smobserved.com/story/2017/03/17/news/car-kills-a-woman-crossing-lincoln-blvd-near-hill-street-just-after-6-am-thursday/2734.html


Opinion: “A Six-Pack of City Defining Areas” – Mario Fonda-Bonardi for SM.a.r.t

(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)
3/17/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/03/sma-r-t-a-six-pack-of-city-defining-areas/


“Elaine Polachek Announces Plans to Leave the City”

3/16/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/03/elaine-polachek-announces-plans-to-leave-the-city/


“SMPD on Immigration”

3/16/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/smpd-on-immigration/160101


“Cole a Key Player as New Urbanism and Fears of Over Development Clash in Santa Monica”

3/15/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/March-2017/03_15_2017_Cole_a_Key_Player_as_New%20Urbanism_and_Fears_of_Over_Development_Clash_in_Santa_Monica.html


“Stairway of the Stars Returns”

3/15/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/stairway-of-the-stars-returns/160093


“Santa Monica Preservationist, Activist Peggy Clifford Dead at 87”

3/14/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/March-2017/03_14_2017_Santa_Monica_Preservation_Activist_and_Journalist_Peggy_Clifford_Dead_%20at_87.html


“Critics Zero in on Santa Monica City Manager’s Spending Priorities”

3/14/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/March-2017/03_14_2017_Critics_Zero_in_on_Santa_Monica_City_Manager’s_Spending_Priorities.html


“Two Elementary Schools Lose 29 Computers during Break-Ins”

3/14/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/two-elementary-schools-lose-29-computers-during-break-ins/160070


“Indiana Man Ordered to Stand Trial in Weapons Case”

3/14/17 – Santa Monica Patch
http://patch.com/california/santamonica/indiana-man-ordered-stand-trial-weapons-case?utm_source=newsletter-daily&utm_medium=email&utm_term=police%20%26%20fire&utm_campaign=newsletter&utm_content=article-topstories&utm_slot=1


“Commissioners Scrutinize 3.5 Acre Apartment Complex Coming to Lincoln Boulevard”

3/14/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/commissioners-scrutinize-3-5-acre-apartment-complex-coming-to-lincoln-boulevard/160077


Opinion: “A Monument to Remembering” – Steve Stajich – Japanese internment

3/14/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/03/a-monument-to-remembering/


“Suspicious Death Investigation Continues – 18-year-old Boy’s Death Remains Unsolved”

3/13/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/03/suspicious-death-investigation-continues-18-year-old-boys-death-remains-unsolved/


“68th Annual ‘Stairway of the Stars’ Concerts”

3/13/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://backissues.smdp.com/031317.pdf  — page 5 — “Brief”


“Vacant Buildings Subject to New Scrutiny and Fines”

3/13/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/vacant-buildings-subject-to-new-scrutiny-and-fines/160058


“Cancer Fighting Company Misses Mark on Traffic”

3/13/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/cancer-fighting-company-misses-mark-on-traffic/160056


“Santa Monica City Manager Rick Cole Is Distinctly Different”

3/13/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/March-2017/03_13_2017_Santa_Monica_City_Manger_Rick_Cole_Is_Distinctly_Different.html


“Santa Monica Leading Groundwater Planning Efforts”

3/11/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/santa-monica-leading-groundwater-planning-efforts/160052


“Film Screenings Raise Awareness of Local Sex Trafficking Trade”

3/11/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/film-screenings-raise-awareness-of-local-sex-trafficking-trade/160050


Opinion: Et Tu, ECEC?” – SM.a.r.t

(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)
3/10/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/03/smart-et-tu-ecec/


“City Subcontractor Found Guilty of Manslaughter”

3/8/17 – The Argonaut
http://argonautnews.com/city-subcontractor-found-guilty-of-manslaughter/


Opinion: “Pay-to-Play: Santa Monica Elections — 2016”

Laurence Eubank and Elizabeth Van Denburgh — Santa Monica Transparency Project
3/7/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/pay-to-play-santa-monica-election-2016/160016


“Study Finds Santa Monica Residents Still Sticking to Cars”

3/7/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/March-2017/03_07_2017_Study_Finds_Santa_Monica_Residents_Still_Sticking_to_Cars.html


“Too Late to Turn the Tide on Santa Monica Salaries”

3/6/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/too-late-to-turn-the-tide-on-santa-monica-salaries/159996


Opinion: “SMCLC Decries Huge City of Santa Monica Luxury Hotel Development at 4th and Arizona Project” – Diana Gordon for SMLCL (Santa Monica Coalition for a Livable City)

3/3/17 – Santa Monica Observer
http://www.smobserved.com/story/2017/03/01/politics/smclc-decries-huge-city-of-santa-monica-luxury-hotel-development-at-4th-and-arizona-project/2663.html


Opinion: “Costly City Services Building; Is It Worth It?” – Thane Roberts for SM.a.r.t

(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)
3/3/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/03/smart_costly_city_services_building/


“Big Blue Ridership Down 12% despite Mass Transit Push”

3/3/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/big-blue-bus-ridership-down-12-despite-mass-transit-push/159976


“Santa Monica Inches Forward with Civic Center Sports Field”

3/2/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/March-2017/03_02_2017_Santa_Monica_Inches_Forward_with_Civic_Center_Sports_Field.html


“California Supreme Court: ‘No, You Can’t Hide Public Records on a Private Account’ “

3/2/17 – Ars Technica
https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2017/03/california-supreme-court-no-you-cant-hide-public-records-on-a-private-account/


“Activists Press for District Based Elections”

3/1/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/activists-press-for-district-based-elections/159959


Opinion: “Carbon Study for Development” – Andy Hoyer

3/1/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/carbon-study-for-development/159957


“Coast Festival Is Clear for 2017”

3/1/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/coast-festival-is-clear-for-2017/159961


“Slow Growth Activists Girding for Fight against Downtown Santa Monica Plaza”

2/28/17 – Santa Monica Lookout


“Police Investigate Shooting Death of Santa Monica Teenager”

2/27/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/February-2017/02_27_2017_Police_Investigate_Shooting_Death_of_Santa_Monica_Teenager.html


“Ex-Samohi football Player Found Dead Outside UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center”

2/27/17 – Santa Monica Patch
http://patch.com/california/santamonica/ex-samohi-football-player-found-dead-outside-ucla-santa-monica-medical-center?utm_source=newsletter-daily&utm_medium=email&utm_term=police%20%26%20fire&utm_campaign=newsletter&utm_content=article-topstories&utm_slot=1 –


“Santa Maria Moves toward District-Based Voting – Could Santa Monica Be Next?”

2/27/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/February-2017/02_27_2017_Santa_Maria_Moves_Toward_District_Based_Voting_Could_Santa_Monica_Be_%20Next.html   —


“Rick Cole on City Planning: A Call to Action for Civic Leaders”

2/23/17 – Planning Report
http://www.planningreport.com/2017/02/23/rick-cole-city-planning-call-action-civic-leaders


“One Big Party for Four Park Projects”

2/24/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/one-big-party-for-four-park-projects/159920


Opinion: “High Rise or Park at Our City’s Center?” – Ron Goldman & Thane Roberts for SM.a.r.t

(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)
2/24/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/02/smart_feb_24_2017/


“Stage Set for Final Battle over Downtown Santa Monica Development Plan”

2/23/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/February-2017/02_23_2017_Stage_Set_for_Final_Battle_Over_Downtown_Santa_Monica_Development_Plan.html


“Santa Monica City’s Pension Debt Ranked Among Highest in California”

2/22/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/February-2017/02_22_2017_Santa_Monica_Citys_Pension_Debt_Ranked_Among_Highest_in_California.html


“State in U.S. West Mark 75th Anniversary of Internment Order”

2/18/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press (AP)
http://smdp.com/states-in-us-west-mark-75th-anniversary-of-internment-order/159846


“Santa Monica Refines Plan to Roll Out Seismic Retrofit Ordinance”

2/17/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/santa-monica-refines-plan-to-roll-out-seismic-retrofit-ordinance/159837


“Annual Report Findings” — www.AnnualReport.smgov.net

2/17/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/02/annual-report-findings/


Opinion: “Getting to School on Time” — Mario Fonda-Bonardi for SM.a.r.t

(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)
2/17/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/02/sma-r-t-getting-to-school-on-time/


“City Manager Puts Price on Marketing: $350,000”

2/17/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/city-manager-puts-a-price-on-marketing-350000/159835


“Spinning Our City: $350,000 Added to City Communications Spending”

2/17/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/02/spinning-our-city-350000-added-to-city-communications-spending/


“Activities Canceled to Prevent Stomach Virus”

2/16/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/activities-canceled-to-prevent-stomach-virus/159813


“Santa Monica Council Supports Homeless Shelter for College Students”

2/16/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/February-2017/02_16_2017_Santa_Monica_Council_Supports_Homeless_Shelter_for_College_Students.html
“The Bruin Shelter at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church on Ocean Park Boulevard, which houses homeless students attending Santa Monica College and UCLA, received a financial boost from the City Council on Tuesday. Council members voted unanimously to give $10,000 to the student-run shelter to go toward permitting fees and general operation costs….”


Opinion: “Horrified by Miller” – Michelle Modglin

2/15/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/letter-to-editor-horrified-by-miller/159798


“Lincoln Boulevard Center of Discussion at Planning Commission”

2/14/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/lincoln-boulevard-center-of-discussion-at-planning-commission/159785


Opinion: “The People’s Park” (4th/5th and Arizona) — Ron Goldman for SM.a.r.t.

(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)
2/13/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/02/opinion-sma-r-t-the-peoples-park/


“Santa Monica High School Students Dies of Unknown Illness Not Related to Recent Virus Outbreak” —

2/13/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/February-2017/02_13_2017_Santa_Monica_High_School_Student_Dies_of_Unknown_Illness_Not_Related_%20to_Recent_Virus_Outbreak.html


“Possible Norovirus Still Present in Santa Monica-Malibu Schools”

2/10/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/February-2017/02_10_2017_Possible_Norovirus_Still_Present_in_Santa_Monica_Malibu_Schools.html


“Santa Monica Paves the Way for More Granny Flats”

2/10/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/santa-monica-paves-way-for-more-granny-units/159713


“ ‘Ellis’ Evictions”

2/8/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/ellis-evictions/159671


“Police Shooting and Armed Robbery Investigations Shutter Pico Blvd.”

2/7/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/police-shooting-and-armed-robbery-investigations-shutter-pico-blvd/159659


“CHP Officer Fatally Shoots Man with Knife in Santa Monica”

2/6/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/chp-officer-fatally-shoots-man-with-knife-in-santa-monica/159636


“New Management Takes Over Former NMS Buildings”

2/6/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/new-management-takes-over-former-nms-buildings/159620


“More than $1.2 Million Spent to Spent to Defeat Santa Monica’s LUVE Measure”

2/6/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/February-2017/02_06_2017_More_Than_1_2_Million_Spent_to_Defeat_Santa_Monicas_LUVE_Measure.html —


“Davis Tops Santa Monica Council Campaign Spending”

2/6/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/February-2017/02_06_2017_Davis_Tops_Santa_Monica_Council_Campaign_Spending.html


“Suspect Killed in Santa Monica Officer Involved Shooting” – Pico and 33rd

2/6/17 – ABC7 News
http://abc7.com/news/suspect-killed-in-santa-monica-officer-involved-shooting/1739886/


“Experts Say Cleanliness and Awareness Can Prevent Norovirus from Spreading”

2/4/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/experts-say-cleanliness-and-awareness-can-prevent-norovirus-from-spreading/159607


“City Hires New Staffer to Defend Renters’ Rights and Keep Them in Their Homes”

2/6/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/city-hires-new-staffer-to-defend-renters-rights-and-keep-them-in-their-homes/159612


“New Management Takes Over Former NMS Building”

2/6/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/new-management-takes-over-former-nms-buildings/159620


“Drought Remains despite the Rain”

2/6/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/02/drought-remains-despite-the-rain/


Opinion: “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” — Ron Goldman for SM.a.r.t

(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)
2/3/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/02/smart_beautiful_day_neighborhood/


“Unidentified Virus Spreads Among Santa Monica Students, Forces School Closure” — JAMS

2/3/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/February-2017/02_03_2017_Unidentified_Virus_Spreads_Among_Santa_Monica_Students_Forces_School_Closure.html


“Nearly 4,600 Addresses in Santa Monica at Risk in Quake”

2/2/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/February-2017/02_02_2017_Nearly_4600_Addresses_in_Santa_Monica_At_Risk_in_Quake.html —
http://www.smgov.net/Departments/PCD/Programs/Seismic-Retrofit/


“Santa Monica to Maintain Cuts in Water Use despite Recent Storms”

2/1/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/February-2017/02_01_2017_Santa_Monica_to_Maintain_Cuts_in_Water_Use_Despite_Recent_Storms.html


“12-Hour Window to Apply for Section 8 Vouchers”

1/27/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/12-hour-window-to-apply-for-section-8-vouchers/159445


“Santa Monica City Council Reaches Historic Agreement with the Federal Aviation Administration and the Department of Justice” —

1/28/17 — City of Santa Monica press release –
https://newsroom.smgov.net/2017/01/28/santa-monica-airport-will-close-forever-on-december-31-2028-santa-monica-city-council-reaches-historic-agreement-with-the-federal-aviation-administration-and-the-department-of-justice


Opinion: “Reinforcing the Future – Part 2” – Dan Jansenson for SM.a.r.t

(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Future)
1/27/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/01/sma-r-t-reinforcing-the-future-part-2/


“Council Rejects Appeal of $75 Million Santa Monica City Hall Annex”

1/26/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/January-2017/01_26_2017_Council_Rejects_Appeal_of_75_Million_Santa_Monica_City_Hall_Annex.html


Opinion:  “City Services Building” – David Garden

1/23/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/01/letter-to-the-editor-city-services-building/


“Santa Monica Year End Unemployment Drops to New Low”

1/20/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/January-2017/01_20_2017_Santa_Monica_Year_End_Unemployment_Drops_to_New_Low.html


Opinion: “Reinforcing the Future” – Dan Jansenson for SM.a.r.t

(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Future)
1/20/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/01/oped-sma-r-t-reinforcing-the-future/


“Theft Most Reported Santa Monica Crime in 2016”

1/18/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/January-2017/01_18_2017_Theft_Most_Reported_Santa_Monica_Crime_in_2016.html
“More than 9,000 crimes were reported in Santa Monica in 2016, and theft topped the list with 3,436 incidents, according to the Santa Monica Open Data Portal. The most frequent type of theft reported was items stolen from vehicles with 1,144.


“Deal Approved to Transfer YWCA Property to Santa Monica College”

1/18/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/January-2017/01_18_2017_Deal_Approved_to_Transfer_YMCA_Property_to_Santa_Monica_College.html


“Sears to Close in April”

1/18/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/sears-to-close-in-april/159341


“Oaks Finally Enforced; Terry O’Day Found to Have Twice Violated Oaks, Fined”

1/17/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/01/oaks-finally-enforced-terry-oday-found-to-have-twice-violated-oaks-fined/


“Santa Monica Hires Chief Resilience Officer”

1/17/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/January-2017/01_17_2017_Santa_Monica_Hires_Chief_Resilience_Officer.html


Opinion: “Ocean Glimpses All that’s Left from Our Cityscape” – Steve Stajich

1/16/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/01/opinion-ocean-glimpses-all-thats-left-from-our-cityscape/


Opinion: “Even More Wishes” – Phil Brock for SM.a.r.t

(Smart Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)
1/13/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/01/opinion-sma-r-t-even-more-wishes/


“Recreational Space Next to Santa Monica Airport Opening Soon”

1/13/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/January-2017/01_13_2017_Recreational_Space_Next_to_Santa_Monica_Airport_Opening_Soon.html


“Message from new SMMUSD Superintendent, Dr. Ben Drati”

1/12/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/01/message-from-new-smmusd-superintendent-dr-ben-drati/


“Public Registration Required for Homeowners Providing Short Term Rentals”

1/12/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/home-share-rules/159275


“Santa Monica’s Largest Developer Splits into New Company”

1/10/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/santa-monicas-largest-developer-splits-into-new-company/159225


“Santa Monica to Lay Groundwork for $114 Million Phase of City Yards Project”

1/10/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/January-2017/01_10_2017_Santa_Monica_to_Lay_Groundwork_for_114_Million_Phase_of_City_Yards_Project.html


“Santa Monica City Manager’s Comments Anger More Community Activists”

1/10/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/January-2017/01_10_2017_Santa_Monica_City_Mangers_Comments_Anger_More_Community_Activists.html


“Control of Santa Monica Developer’s Pending Projects Shifted to New, Possibly Related, Company” —

1/9/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/January-2017/01_09_2017_Control_of_Santa_Monica_Developers_Pending_Projects_Shifted_to_New_Possibly_Related_Company.html


Opinion: “Myth Busting the Mega Developers’ Cynical Campaign against Measure S” – Jill Stewart

1/9/17 – City Watch LA
http://www.citywatchla.com/index.php/los-angeles/12408-myth-busting-the-mega-developers-cynical-campaign-against-measure-s


“Growing Place Chosen to Operate SMC Facility at the Civic”

1/9/16 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/growing-place-chosen-to-operate-smc-facility-at-the-civic/159215


Opinion: “What Is the Truth Behind the YWCA Santa Monica/Westside Closure?” – Sally Young

1/7/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/what-is-the-truth-behind-the-ywca-santa-monicawestside-closure/159211


“Crimes Occurring Around but Not on Expo Trains”

1/7/16 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/crimes-occurring-around-but-not-on-expo-trains/159206


“Serious Community Discussion Needed on Santa Monica Employee Compensation, City Manager Says” —

1/6/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/January-2017/01_06_2017_Serious_Community_Discussion_Needed_on_Santa_Monica_Employee_Compensation_City_Manager_Says.html


“New Interim City Attorney Appointed: Salary — $26,024 a month = $312,288 a Year”

1/7/16 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/01/new-interim-city-attorney-appointed-salary-26024-a-month-312288-a-year/


Opinion: “Our 2017 Wish List” – Phil Brock for SM.a.r.t 

(Santa Monica Architects for a Responsible Tomorrow)
1/6/17 – Santa Monica Mirror
http://smmirror.com/2017/01/opinion-sma-r-t-our-2017-wish-list/


“Slow Growth Activists Question City Manager’s Claim of Consensus on Santa Monica Downtown Plan” —

1/4/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/01_04_2017_Slow_Growth_Activists_Question_City_Managers_Claim_of_Consensus_on_Santa_Monica_Downtown_Plan.html


Opinion: “Is Love Dead, Is LUVE Dead” – Charles Andrews

1/4/17– Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/is-love-dead-is-luve-dead/159152


“Pico Youth and Family Center in Santa Monica Sees New Hope”

1/4/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/01_04_2017_Pico_Youth_and_Family_Center_in_Santa_Monica_Sees_New_Hope.html


Opinion: “To Build or Not to Build” — Beige Luciano-Adams

1/4/17 – The Argonaut
http://argonautnews.com/to-build-or-not-to-build/


“Top Finance Official Warns of Sharp Rise in Santa Monica Workers’ Compensation Costs”

1/3/17 – Santa Monica Lookout
http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2017/01_03_2017_Top_Finance_Official_Warns_of_Sharp_Rise_in_Santa_Monica_Workers_Compensation_Costs.html


“2017 California Laws”

1/3/17 – Santa Monica Daily Press
http://smdp.com/2017-california-laws-3/159146

 



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