This is KBUU News - Day 213 - the Monday Headlines:
- = The Malibu Canyon shootings were covered up … claims a lawsuit.
- = Malibu’s former top cop … Lt Jim Royal … alleges he was forced to mislead the public.
- = The first major L A County brushfire of this year causes Magic Mountain to evacuate.
- = And 22 thousand Northern California homes got the first preemptive fire wind blackouts.
- = The city council may quietly renew the lobbying contract with California Strategies … early … tonight.
Malibu’s Only Local Daily News … from Radio Malibu …. F-M 99 point 1 K B U U. Good morning … I’m Hans Laetz reporting.
The series of shootings in Malibu Canyon was covered up by the LA County sheriffs Office Details: https://www.radiomalibu.net/malibu-canyon-coverup-alleged/
A large brushfire caused evacuation of the Magic Mountain theme park … 30 miles northeast of Malibu … last weekend. 40 acres … it’s out. And up north … about 23 thousand households had their electricity intentionally shut off because of hear and high winds in the Napa area … and further north near Chico. Fire season has begun. Details: https://www.radiomalibu.net/brushfire-40-miles-away/
The city council will vote tonight on extending its contract for lobbying services in Sacramento. It expires in one year, the contract may be extended into 2020. https://www.radiomalibu.net/city-may-extend-contract-to-2020/
You are listening to the latest news from Radio Malibu … F-M 99 point 1 K B U U. ((( time ))))
A heavy traffic jam this morning on Heathercliff at Dume Drive.
This may be a taste of things to come.
Lots of construction trucks … and lots of parents trying to get down to the Point Dume school … the soon to be called Malibu Elementary School.
With the arrival of nearly 300 new kids this fall … traffic jams on the point are a major concern.
The Santa Monica-Malibu school district is trying to drum up interest in a school bus to go from Malibu West and Trancas … through malibu Park … over to the school on Point Dume.
Summer is here … the real traffic impact comes this fall.
Want to know how much it would cost to underground the power lines at your house??
Try 53 hundred dollars a year.
A 20-year commitment.
That’s how much each property will have to pay this year along a small stretch of P C H … to put their power lines underground.
Back in 2007 … the Carbon Beach homeowners voted 21 to 8 to bury their power lines.
Every year … the city council has to approve the tax bill.
It’s been dropping over the years … as the city has re-financed the 5 million dollar project and received lower interest rates.
Plans are lining up for this Saturday’s emergency preparedness fair … at Trancas Country Market.
Fire preparedness and civilian fire prevention equipment vendors will be there.
So will members of the Corral Canyon Fire Safety Alliance … who can tell you how they got trained … bought a fire truck .. and are now classified as on call firefighters.
The Los Angeles County Fire and Sheriff’s Departments will be there.
It is sponsored by the City of Malibu Public Safety Commission … The Malibu Surfside News, The Malibu Times, The City of Malibu, The Malibu Dolphin Charitable Foundation/Operation Recovery, Trancas Country Market, KBUU 99.1 Radio, and the Malibu Chamber of Commerce and KBUU 99.1 FM,. T
And the event is sponsored by IPS, International Protective Service Inc., the private security patrol in Malibu.
The event is this Saturday from 10 to 4 at the Trancas Country Market … we will see you there.
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Weather for the Malibu ….
(((( Thick fog burning off early )))) … highs (((( 74 )))) beaches … (((( 94 )))) mountains and canyons.
Downcoast winds … ((( 10 )))) miles per hour this afternoon.
Sunset tonight is at (((( 8:04 )))).
After that … ((( late night and early morning coastal clouds and possible fog )))) tonight … low (((( 62 )))) beaches … (((( 62 )))) mountains and canyons.
Tomorrow should be (((( hot again inland … nice on the beach )))).
At 8:07 … at Trancas it’s (((( 61 )))) degrees.
Leo Carrillo Beach … (((( 58 )))).
Upper Malibu Canyon … (((( 76 )))) .
And at Civic Center Los Angeles … (((( 64 )))).
In the ocean … it’s (((( 63 )))) degrees in the water at Zuma Beach.
The lifeguards say the waves today are (((( occasional 1 to 3 )))) feet high ….
Light offshore winds
Those are (((( fair )))) surfing conditions …. according to the lifeguards.
((((( Low tide is at 10:28
High tide at 5:28 .. four and a half feet. ))))
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