Tagged: City council

Steven Huang, left, and Steve Talt with Lindsey Huang at a recent community event. Photo by Jane Kelly

Talt, Huang Sail to Council Seats; Measures ‘SA’ and ‘U’ Pass

The longest city council campaign in memory is in the books – a full 10 months since candidate Scott Kwong announced his intent to run in a New Year’s card to the community – with favorites Steve Talt and Dr. Steven Huang as the top vote-getters, officially unseating incumbents Eugene Sun and Dennis Kneier. 9:09 am Read More

San Marino City Council Extends Moratorium

San Marino City Council extended a moratorium prohibiting the approval of any type of permit to develop on specific properties that are unclear as to whether it is commercial or residential. The moratorium is in place for up to one year, but council directed staff to get it done in six months. 5:59 pm Read More

Burbank Could Hold Cure for San Marino Building Woes

As the San Marino City Council considers how to revise their city codes to ensure the growing problem of mansionization does not continue, a possible solution could be found in Burbank, who recently established an interim development control ordinance that would also restrict new construction on home projects. 11:59 am Read More

San Marino City Council Passes Moratorium

A 45-day moratorium, which bans the issuance of building permits, the issuance of demolition permits or anything involving second story additions to an existing two-story house in the city of San Marino, was unanimously approved on Wednesday, April 8. 10:25 am Read More

Steve Talt to Seek Council Seat

Steve Talt Longtime San Marino resident and local attorney Steve Talt told The Tribune last week that he will seek one of the two city council seats that will be up for grabs at the Tuesday, November 3 election. 10:28 am Read More

Incumbent Dennis Kneier will run for San Marino City Council again

Kneier Admitting “the blemish” of his June 2014 incident in which he tossed a discarded bag of dog waste onto a neighbor’s yard, San Marino City Councilman Dennis Kneier told The Tribune this week that he will defend his seat at the Tuesday Nov. 3 election later this year. Two spots on the five-person panel will be contested as Mayor Eugene Sun’s term will also expire. 9:39 am Read More

Voter turnout for South Los Angeles-based councilmember extremely low

(CNS) Posted Wednesday, March 4 – 6:11 p.m. LOS ANGELES  – City Councilman-elect Marqueece Harris-Dawson said today even he was stunned by the low turnout during Tuesday’s election, during which voters chose him to succeed termed-out Councilman Bernard Parks in the 8th District. While the preliminary turnout citywide was 8.6 percent — a number that’s […] 6:11 pm Read More