Video Diary: Park Progress – Episode 2

Gavin Scott, of Santa Monica’s park advocacy group Airport2Park, reports on the latest developments at Santa Monica Airport – including the departure of a major tenant and a heavy-handed threat to the city from the users of corporate jets. This is episode 2 of an ongoing series that will track progress in converting the first 12

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Airport2Park goes to Tempelhof, Berlin

The historic Berlin Tempelhof Airport was the site of early flying demonstrations by Orville Wright in 1909 and the 1948 Berlin Airlift. Today it is now seeing new life as a beloved new park known as Tempelhofer Feld. This transformation was the result of a May 2014 referendum vote by residents of Berlin to restrict

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Community Meeting:Countywide Park Needs

Countywide Parks Needs – Community Meeting, Thursday, Jan. 21. 6pm Please attend!  This Thursday there will be a Community Meeting to assess Countywide Park Needs on January 21st, 6 – 8:30 pm in Santa Monica. L.A. County is now conducting an unprecedented study of park needs and YOUR voice is especially important. This is a great

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Let’s Celebrate!

Let’s Celebrate “Measure LC 1st Anniversary” Picnic & BBQ Fundraiser to benefit Santa Monica Airport2Park Foundation Sunday November 15, 2015 1PM – 4PM At the home of Frank Gruber and Janet Levin 2442 Beverly Avenue Santa Monica 90405 Your $35 donation will benefit the Santa Monica Airport2Park Foundation RSVP Today through Nov. 10 at: info@airport2park.org or send

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Celebrating the Start of the Park

Around 150 people gathered for Airport2Park’s July 1st celebration/BBQ “Start the Park” marking the first step in the transformation of Santa Monica Airport into a magnificent new park to benefit all the people of Santa Monica and surrounds.  The event was a huge success with families from Santa Monica and surrounding cities coming together to have fun, play

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