The Las Virgenes Homeowners Federation named Ventura County District 2 Supervisor Linda Parks as its 2012 Citizen of the Year (COY) at its annual banquet. Supervisor Parks has been an open space and environmental superstar for more than two decades.
The City of Malibu is preparing an EIR for a major hotel project at the end of Malibu Canyon Road where it joins Pacific Coast Highway. The City has scheduled a scoping meeting on the scope and content of the EIR on Wednesday, May 16th at 6:30 pm in the Multi-purpose Room at Malibu City Hall, 23825 Stuart Ranch Road.
The California State Senate unanimously approved Senate Bill 1472, authored by Senator Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills) this morning. SB 1472 is a bill that will provide local governments additional tools to fight blight caused by foreclosed properties primarily owned by banks and financial institutions.