Energizing Artesia & Aviation Corridors

We have been meeting, collecting data, doing studies. Many have reviewed the Artesia/Aviation Corridor Action Plan (AACAP).  All along the process, I have been sharing it in my newsletters and website. Now, the City Council is in the midst of a Public Hearing. The plan was presented, questions were asked, concerns were raised and answered.…

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Unlawful Camping Ordinance

No Camping Photo

In September 2018, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals issued its ruling in Martin v Boise. The Court ruled the enforcement of ordinances that prohibit sleeping or camping on public property against “[A]s long as there is no option of sleeping indoors, the government cannot criminalize indigent, homeless people for sleeping outdoors, on public property, on…

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A Shout Out from Supervisor Janice Hahn

At its October 20th meeting the Redondo Beach City Council approved moving forward with plans to set up a temporary shelter. I have always said: If you are a City leader and you have a plan to provide shelter or housing in your area, I am behind you 100%. That is why I am happy…

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A Bridge Home Success Stories

A Bridge Home – Watts As the Watts A Bridge Home approaches its one-year anniversary the Salvation Army team has continued to work throughout the pandemic and has successfully transitioned 20 people from homelessness to permanent housing with another four signing leases and moving out tomorrow! Additionally, in the past week, three clients have gained…

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Homes for the Unhoused?

In my last newsletter and at our last community meeting, we discussed the possibility of temporarily installing, at Aviation Park, Pallet Homes for Redondo’s Unhoused. Since then, Aviation Park has begun to open, therefore, based on Council’s discussion, it is unlikely that Aviation Park will be considered. City Council asked for a report to address the many…

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Redondo Beach Skate Park Feasibility Study

RB Council has been exploring adding skate parks to our parks. Redondo Beach hired @Spohn Ranch, Inc to prepare a feasibility study to develop and evaluate the concepts suggested by a Redondo resident. The five sites were analyzed and ranked with respect to 6 criteria: visibility accessibility suitability barriers to being shovel ready supporting amenities…

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The latest on Artesia & Aviation Corridors Area Plan

Artesia Blvd. It can be better! We can have a vision for a pedestrian-friendly, vibrant street where we see neighbors, meet for coffee or dinner & drinks.  A place where we can hear a favorite, local musician then walk or bike home. A place where we find that great dress or a cute outfit for…

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Mail Delivery Issues – Update

Where is my mail?!

A letter from Congressman Lieu’s office regarding US Post Office Mail Delivery Problems: Sorry to hear that Redondo is having USPS mail delivery problems again. I know how frustrating it is. The best way to get you help is for you to fill out the attached privacy release form. This brings the problem to the…

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