California Incline Temporary Closing

The California Incline will be closed beginning Monday, April 20 for an estimated duration of 12 - 13 months.  The Incline will be replaced with a new structure built to current seismic standards that will correct deficiencies and make it safe for vehicular, bicycle, and pedestrian use.  More >>>

Free Workshop: Fair Housing Issues in Rental Housing

The Consumer Protection Unit of the Santa Monica City Attorney’s Office is sponsoring the workshop "Fair Housing Issues In Rental Housing" on April 23, 2015 from 9 am – 12 pm at the Santa Monica Main Library, 601 Santa Monica Boulevard. Provided during National Fair Housing Month, the workshop is part of the City’s ongoing efforts to increase awareness of the fair housing laws. More >>>

Wave Height Regulation Considered

April 1, 2015
A community meeting will be held tonight to discuss a proposed ordinance that governs the height of Pacific Ocean waves at Santa Monica State Beach.  Limiting wave height to three feet, some say, will reduce erosion, minimize wear on the Pier, enhance swimmer safety, and promote the proliferation of sea life.  Local surfers oppose the idea and there are unresolved questions regarding enforcement.

March/April Seascape

Community News including LUCE monitoring, the 2015 homeless count, the California Incline replacement, lower crime rates, and more! Read the March/April Seascape.

CREST Enrichment

CREST enrollment for spring enrichment, sports and camps is now open.

Now Open: Application for Commercial Fitness Training in Parks and Beaches Permits

Instructors conducting fitness training or athletic instruction in public parks and the beach are required to have a City permit. Applications for 2015 permits are now being accepted.


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Get your income taxes prepared for FREE! Family Resource Fair on Saturday,      Feb. 28 at Santa Monica College

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PCH Lane Closure for Sewer Construction

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Expo Phase II into Santa Monica

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