Santa Monica City Council Votes Unanimously to Close Airport ASAP

“…Through our unanimous vote tonight, the Council demonstrated our commitment to stop the harmful impacts the Airport has on our community. Transitioning our land into a ‘great-park’ is the single most transformative action this Council can take. The land needs to be transformed from a source of pollution and potential danger, into a community asset….”

– Mayor Tony Vazquez

Here’s the full news release, and the source: KSMO.20160824.. 'Santa Monica City Council Votes to Close Airport' (City of Santa Monica news release)