At the May 5, 2015 City Council Meeting, Meredith Petit, Director of Recreation and Parks on behalf of the Vision Committee presented for Council discussion and action The Lakes Vision Committee's info such as its background, representatives, purpose, community outreach survey results on The Lakes' usage, amenity condition, needed improvements, top concerns, priorities, etc. as well as the RFP elements and next steps.
To read, view, and/or watch the presentation as well as Council direction, please click on more.
From Metro: there will be nightly and weekend closures at the intersection of Aviation Blvd and Imperial Hwy beginning Tuesday, May 5 and lasting for approximately 4 weeks. Nightly closures will begin at 9pm and last until 6am, Monday-Thursday. Weekend closures are planned for Friday, May 15, Friday, May 29, and if needed, Monday, June 15. Please see attached construction notice in PDF for details on the work. If there are any questions or concerns, please contact The Crenshaw / LAX Transit Project Team at CrenshawCorridor@metro.net or 213-922-2736.
On behalf of his constituents who reside in the City of El Segundo, Congressman Ted Lieu wrote a letter to FAA's Administrator, Michael P. Huerta requesting for a time extension under the Residential Insulation Program (RSI) rules for the City of El Segundo. FAA granting the request will allow the City to rebid a number of contracts for homes affected by the program and enable RSI to sound insulate 191 homes.
Time Warner Cable announced that all calls placed by its Home Phone and Business Services customers to landline and mobile numbers in Nepal will be free through May 25, 2015, and is retroactive for all calls placed since April 25.
"Our thoughts are with those who have loved ones in Nepal and surrounding areas impacted by the devastating earthquake on April 25"
The City has been approached by ES CenterCal, LLC, a local developer, to develop a TopGolf facility on the existing practice range site. The TopGolf concept combines a technology-driven golf driving range with an entertainment complex featuring extensive food and beverage facilities. On January 20, 2015, the City Council approved a contract with Pro Forma Advisors, LLC., to prepare a Financial Analysis Report that would compare the financial operations of The Lakes at El Segundo Golf Course and Driving Range to the TopGolf Proposal.
The community will have a chance to weigh in on this discussion at the following meetings: Recreation & Parks Commission Special Meeting Wednesday, April 22nd @ 6:00pm City Hall Council Chambers
Open Community Meeting Monday, April 27th @ 6:30pm City Hall Council Chambers
The Lakes at El Segundo Golf Course - Survey Results Updated
Let your voice be heard by completing The Lakes at El Segundo Golf Course & Driving Range Online Survey!
To view the survey results as of April 24, 2015, click HERE
The City of El Segundo wants to hear your opinions about The Lakes at El Segundo Golf Course & Driving Range. Whether you are a frequent visitor to the facility or have never been, the City can use your feedback to make decisions that will affect the future of The Lakes. The survey will take only 3-5 minutes and your responses will be kept anonymous. Please only complete one survey per person.
An FAA-sponsored website and complaint hotline that will enable noise-weary Los Angeles County residents to report clattering helicopters went live Tuesday, a long-awaited development applauded by all sides involved in the complex issue.
The Automated Complaint System, as it's dubbed by the Federal Aviation Administration, enables residents to research flight tracks of helicopters and identify those causing excessive noise via the website at Heli-Noise-LA.com.
People may file a complaint on the website or call the hotline at 424-348-HELI (4354).
Tennis Court - New Reservation Fees beginning April 1, 2015:
New hourly reservation fees will take effect for patrons making Tennis, Paddle Tennis, or Racquetball Court reservations at Recreation Park. Residents with a valid Rec. ID can make reservations up to 6 days in advance. Unreserved courts will be available on a first come, first serve basis to all players at the top of each hour; all fees are listed below. Please visit the Checkout Building or call 310-524-2700 for more information.
El Segundo Residents with a current Rec. ID - $5 per hour El Segundo For Profit Groups - $10 per hour Non-Residents - $15 per hour
Beach Shuttle - New Fees Beginning March 28, 2015:
Beginning March 28th El Segundo Residents will be required to show a valid Rec ID Card to ride the Beach Shuttle each way. Residents without a valid Recreation ID Card and Non-Resident riders will be required to pay $1 each way to utilize the shuttle. For information on obtaining a Rec ID Card call 310-524-2700.
Please help us spread the word to LOW INCOME OLDER ADULT. Read in the following page information regarding a myriad of financial and miscellaneous assistance for qualified low income older adult from SoCal Gas, SoCal Edison, H.E.L.P. (Healthcare & Elder Adult Law Programs), LA County Community & Senior Citizen Services, State of California Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).