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Measure CC Supporters Rally for School Bond

Measure CC Supporters Rally for School Bond

Supporters of Measure CC, the bond issue that will help repair a wide array of facilities across all of Culver City Unified School District’s 10 school sites, held a community wide rally and walk over the weekend to reach out to voters and encourage them to support CC when it appears on the June 3, 2014 ballot. The Yes on CC contingent included people from every corner of Culver City. From [...]

Ridley-Thomas Offers Applause for AVPA

Ridley-Thomas Offers Applause for AVPA

Assemblymember Sebastian Ridley-Thomas today commended the students and faculty members of the Culver City High School Academy of Visual and Performing Arts (AVPA) for their dedication, instruction, skill and execution in the fields of music, theater, visual art, film and dance during the 2013-2014 school year. Sebastian Ridley-Thomas said, “Art, music, dance and theater performance are [...]

Metro Taking Down Trees for Rail Line

Metro Taking Down Trees for Rail Line

Crenshaw community advocates were informed for the first time in late January 2014 that the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (“METRO”) planned to remove at least 150 mature street trees from Crenshaw Boulevard as part of the ongoing construction of the Crenshaw/LAX light rail line. The loss of these trees is in addition to the more than 250 trees uprooted to make way [...]

Bixby to Step Up as Interim CCPD Chief

Bixby to Step Up as Interim CCPD Chief

In a  special City Council meeting of April 9, 2014, Culver City Mayor Jeff Cooper,speaking on behalf of the City Council, announced the City Council’s appointment of Assistant Police Chief Scott Bixby as Interim Chief of Police. “The City Council unanimously supported Assistant Chief Bixby’s appointment as Interim Chief” said Mayor Cooper. “After growing up here in Culver City and [...]

Historical Status for Ice Arena? Special Meeting for Cultural Affairs on April 22

Historical Status for Ice Arena? Special Meeting for Cultural Affairs on April 22

On January 31, 2014, the City of Culver City received a nomination for the Culver City Ice Arena, located at 4545 Sepulveda Blvd., for designation as a Cultural Resource.   Pursuant to Culver City Municipal Code (CCMC) Section 15.05.015, a historic resource evaluation for the site has been prepared and will be considered, together with a recommendation, by the Cultural Affairs Commission at a [...]

Council Members and Candidates Cross the Finish Line

Council Members and Candidates Cross the Finish Line

Tuesday, April 8 ended the lengthy city council race with both incumbents regaining their seats. The traditional of victory parties, thanking the volunteers and supporters, found Jim Clarke's campaigners at City Tavern. Almost as close to City Hall as possible without being in the building, the cheerful bar was filled with those who had walked precincts, written out budgets and placed lawn [...]

CCPD Police Chief Stepping Down

CCPD Police Chief Stepping Down

Chief Don Pedersen is retiring from the Police Department after serving 8 years as the Culver City Chief of Police and after a 30 year career in law enforcement.  Chief Pedersen has accepted the position of Assistant Inspector General in the newly created Office of Inspector General for Los Angeles County.   The members of the Culver City Police Department want to thank Chief Pedersen [...]

Parcel B Moves Forward (Slowly, Slowly)

Parcel B Moves Forward (Slowly, Slowly)

At a Special Meeting to be held on Monday, April 21, 2014, the City Council and the Board of the Successor Agency are requested to consider property transfers related to the development of Parcel B in Downtown Culver City.  Also, the City Council and Successor Agency are requested to consider property transfers related to the downtown parking structures. If approved, these property transfers [...]

Bagley Ave. Scheduled for Closure – Expo Work

Bagley Ave. Scheduled for Closure – Expo Work

Expo Light Rail Construction Authority's latest notice regarding the full closure of Bagley Avenue for street improvements does not take place in Culver City, but we thought it's close enough that you'll want to know. Please note that work crews will be restoring the westbound lane on National Boulevard under the I-10 Freeway ahead of the closure. The lane restoration will require a full [...]

Election Results – Cooper and Clarke

Election Results –  Cooper and Clarke

At the Mike Balkman Council Chambers, Assistant City Manger Martin Cole presided over the counting of the ballots for the City Council race, noting that, "As of the close of business on Monday, April 7, 1,804 mail in ballots had been received and put through the process of signature verifcation - less than 20 ballots did not pass signature verification." The 283 vote- by- mail ballots that [...]

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