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Local internship tackles climate change

Published: 
Mon, 06/12/2017 (All day)

High school and college students who have yet to fill up their summer schedules can still apply this week for a paid internship with Climate Action Santa Monica. 

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Here’s what Santa Monica Beach will look like after it’s landscaped to resist rising sea levels

Published: 
Wed, 12/14/2016 (All day)

Santa Monica Beach is going to look a little different soon, thanks to a beach restoration project that will partially enclose and re-landscape about three acres of sand with native vegetation.

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Santa Monica youths take action on climate change

Published: 
Wed, 08/31/2016 (All day)

In surf parlance, the Endless Summer is a utopia of perfect waves and never-ending exploration. However, a real endless summer of drought and escalating temperatures is more hell-like than heaven-sent and locals are doing what they can to protect the former from the latter.

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Sustainability and Equity Champion Tapped for Top Position at Santa Monica City Hall

Published: 
Fri, 05/29/2015 (All day)

L.A. Deputy Mayor Rick Cole, an outspoken proponent of equity and sustainability in local government and planning and self-described progressive Catholic, will take over as city manager in Santa Monica.

The City Council announced the unanimous decision at a special meeting Wednesday.