This is KBUU News - Day 206 - the Monday Headlines:
- = A law firm representing Malibu fire victims gets knocked off the case.
- = Not much interest in Malibu .. in overseeing the sheriff’s office.
- = Remember that fire??? Students ask Malibu if they still don’t worry about global warming.
- = Ventura opens a shelter for homeless people … L A tries to save the Palisades.
- = Free trees caused a weekend traffic jam on P C H.
Malibu’s Only Local Daily News .. the Monday edition … from Radio Malibu …. F-M 99 point 1 K B U U. Good morning … I’m Hans Laetz reporting.
A law firm that is representing numerous Malibu fire victims has been knocked off the case by the judge in Superior Court.
The legal website Law 360 dot com reported the story over the weekend. Details: https://www.radiomalibu.net/law-firm-suing-edison-removed/
This news was reported by Law 3-60 dot com … read more at: https://www.law360.com/articles/1164932/quinn-emanuel-dq-d-from-socal-edison-woolsey-fire-cases?copied=1
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Civilian Oversight Commission convened a public hearing in Malibu in Saturday. Details: https://www.radiomalibu.net/not-much-said-at-oversight-meeting/
About 15 Malibu students gathered in the misty rain Saturday … to join support of a youth movement aimed at slowing down global warming and reversing human caused pollution. Details: https://www.radiomalibu.net/malibu-green-wave/
You may have spotted a traffic jam of sorts on Pacific Coast Highway at Point Dume on Saturday. The man who runs a tree care service … Jesse Montoya .. was giving away free trees. Details: https://www.radiomalibu.net/trees-cause-traffic-jam-on-pt-dume/
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In news from up the coast … the City of Ventura is set to vote on a lease to get a permanent, year-round homeless shelter up and running in an industrial part of town.
The Ventura County Star reports that the city will spend just over $1.2 million each year to operate the homeless shelter.
The most recent point-in-time survey found 1,669 people countywide were homeless in Ventura County …. starting at the western end of Malibu.
In news from down the coast … City of Los Angeles engineers continue to try to prevent the Pacific Palisades from falling onto Pacific Coast Highway.
It was back in 1959 that a huge chunk of the Palisades fell onto P C H … killing a Caltrans supervisor.
The road was rerouted around the massive landslide … that’s why the road veers out towards the beach south of Temescal Canyon Road.
Now … houses up on the Pacific Palisades sit across the street from a cliff … and active landslide with PCH just below.
L A plans a unique test on a new idea … to stabilize the cliffs.
Instead of digging a giant trench and installing vertical columns or a sheet of steel … LA engineers have come up with a new concept.
They propose to dig vertical shafts … pump a cement slurry down the shafts … and mix cement columns down in the hole.
LA proposes a test to see if the idea works.
The whole concept goes before the California Coastal Commission for approval … at its meeting later this month in San Diego.
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Weather for the Malibu ….
(((( Patchy fog and coastal clouds )))) … highs (((( 67 )))) beaches … (((( 78 )))) mountains and canyons.
Downcoast winds … ((( 15 )))) miles per hour this afternoon.
Sunset tonight is at (((( 8:02 )))).
After that … ((( late night and early morning coastal clouds and mountain fog )))) tonight … low (((( 57 )))) beaches … mountains and canyons.
Tomorrow should be (((( much the same )))).
Right now … at Trancas it’s (((( 57 )))) degrees.
Leo Carrillo Beach … (((( 57 )))).
Upper Malibu Canyon … (((( 52 )))) .
And at Civic Center Los Angeles … (((( 62 )))).
In the ocean … it’s (((( )))) degrees in the water at Zuma Beach.
The lifeguards say the waves today are (((( )))) feet high ….
Those are (((( fair )))) surfing conditions …. according to the lifeguards.
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