Pero espere: hay algo más. Since the mid-1980s, various proposals have been made to extend the Purple Line subway to Santa Monica under Wilshire Boulevard. [47] Males had a median income of $55,689 versus $42,948 for females. Santa Monica - a walkable 8.3 square miles - is a great place to base yourself for a visit to Southern California. Its cemetery is Woodlawn Memorial. [33] That same year, the Santa Monica City Council adopted a Climate Action and Adaptation Plan aimed at achieving an 80% cut in carbon emissions by 2030, and reaching community-wide carbon neutrality by 2050 or sooner. Santa Monica has also instituted a green building-code whereby merely constructing to code automatically renders a building equivalent to the US Green Building Council's LEED Silver standards. (1969), The Sting (1973), Ruthless People (1986), Beverly Hills Cop III (1994), Clean Slate (1994), Forrest Gump (1994), The Net (1995), Love Stinks (1999), Cellular (2004), The Cutting Edge: Going for the Gold (2006), Iron Man (2008) and Hannah Montana: The Movie (2009). [55] A couple of hours after the shooting of Sevilla, German tourist Horst Fietze was killed. Hundreds of moving pictures have been shot or set in part within the city of Santa Monica.[125]. Su costa oriental forma el límite occidental de las regiones de Los Angeles Westside y South Bay. The city first proposed its Sustainable City Plan in 1992 and in 1994, was one of the first cities in the nation to formally adopt a comprehensive sustainability plan, setting waste reduction and water conservation policies for both public and private sector through its Office of Sustainability and the Environment. Our guide to Santa Monica gives you expert recommendations on the best attractions, restaurants, hotels, and more. Aunque fue alimentada por el río Los Ángeles antes del cambio catastrófico de su curso de 1825, la única corriente de cierto tamaño que ahora desemboca en ella es el arroyo Ballona. It offers carefree and car-free strolling accompanied by the sound of flamenco guitar or hip-hop acrobatics courtesy of street performers. The median age was 39 years. Observación de personas de clase mundial 3. Since 2009, Santa Monica has been developing the Zero Waste Strategic Operations Plan by which the city will set a goal of diverting at least 95% of all waste away from landfills, and toward recycling and composting, by 2030. The Douglas Company (later McDonnell Douglas) kept facilities in the city until the 1960s. Police say the incident was in retaliation for a shooting committed by the Santa Monica 13 gang days before the Juarez brothers were gunned down.[61]. A Big Blue Bus was featured prominently in the action movie Speed. The average household size was 1.83 and the average family size was 2.80. Santa Monica College is a community college founded in 1929. Sunsets are priceless. Santa Monica is the perfect local for relaxing for a few days. Otros cursos de agua menores que desembocan en la bahía son los arroyos de Malibu y Topanga. [105], Law enforcement services is provided by the Santa Monica Police Department, The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services operates the Simms/Mann Health and Wellness Center in Santa Monica. One says it was named in honor of the feast day of Saint Monica (mother of Saint Augustine), but her feast day is May 4. Aside from the rivalry with the Culver City gang, gang members also feud with the Venice and West Los Angeles gangs. There were 2,867 (6.1%) unmarried opposite-sex partnerships, and 416 (0.9%) same-sex married couples or partnerships. [13], An urban runoff facility (SMURFF), the first of its kind in the US, catches and treats 3.5 million US gallons (13,000 m3) of water each week that would otherwise flow into the bay via storm-drains and sells it back to end-users within the city for reuse as gray-water,[34] while bioswales throughout the city allow rainwater to percolate into and replenish the groundwater. [100], In August 2018, Santa Monica issued permits to Bird, Lime, Lyft, and Jump Bikes to operate dockless scooter-sharing systems in the city.[101]. The films The Doors (1991) and Speed (1994) featured vehicles from Santa Monica's Big Blue Bus line, relative to the eras depicted in the films. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.2 males. Antiguo puerto pesquero de importancia, la calidad del agua de la bahía de Santa Mónica se redujo drásticamente en el siglo XX con el desarrollo del condado de Los Ángeles, lo que dio lugar a grandes cantidades de aguas residuales y detritos llevados por la lluvia que se vierten en sus aguas. Santa Monica Fire Department has its own Dispatch Center. After registering, I can manage my newsletter subscriptions by visiting my Profile Settings page. There has never been any snow or frost, but there has been hail. Douglas's business grew with the onset of World War II, employing as many as 44,000 people in 1943. Driver (1999), True Crime: Streets of LA (2003), Destroy All Humans! The average household size was 1.87. [97] Santa Monica is thought to be one of the leaders for bicycle infrastructure and programming in Los Angeles County although cycling infrastructure in Los Angeles County in general remains very poor compared to other major cities. The completion of the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in 1958 eliminated Belmar, the first African American community in the city,[22] and the Santa Monica Freeway in 1966 decimated the Pico neighborhood that had been a leading African American enclave on the Westside. 51.2% of all households were made up of individuals, and 10.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. Mature trees, Mediterranean-style architecture, and strict zoning have helped create a sense of place often missing from L.A.’s residential neighborhoods, and its cooler, sometimes-foggy climate is another draw. "Santa Monica" redirects here. Once the very end of the legendary Route 66 and still the object of a tourist love affair, this much-photographed pier dates back to 1908 and is the city’s most compelling landmark. Palisades Park stretches out along the crumbling bluffs overlooking the Pacific and is a favorite walking area to view the ocean. in line with Los Angeles County (0.65%), The water is used for landscape irrigation. [citation needed]. Santa Monica Place, featuring Bloomingdale's and Nordstrom in a three-level outdoor environment, is at the Promenade's southern end. There were 46,917 households, out of which 7,835 (16.7%) had children under the age of 18 living in them, 13,092 (27.9%) were opposite-sex married couples living together, 3,510 (7.5%) had a female householder with no husband present, 1,327 (2.8%) had a male householder with no wife present. The Santa Monica Playhouse is a popular theater in the city. This wealthy residential enclave west of Beverly Hills is home to the world-class Getty Center. In Santa Monica. Santa Monica is the home to Southern California Aquatics,[77] which was founded by Olympic swimmer Clay Evans and Bonnie Adair. I can unsubscribe any time using the unsubscribe link at the end of all emails. is set at a dance marathon held in a ballroom on the Santa Monica Pier. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.3 males. Horace McCoy's 1935 novel They Shoot Horses, Don't They? The other five current council members are Sue Himmelrich, Ted Winterer, Ana Maria Jara, Gleam Davis, and Greg Morena. Al atardecer, dé un paseo a lo largo del muelle característico de Santa Mónica, con el enorme sol escondiéndose en el Pacífico, y posiblemente pensará que nada puede ser mejor. [80], In the United States House of Representatives, Santa Monica is in California's 33rd congressional district, represented by Democrat Ted Lieu.[81]. Named after the Christian saint Monica, there are two different accounts of how the city's name came to be. La popolazione era di 89 736 abitanti al censimento del 2010. Other films that show significant exterior shots of Santa Monica include Fletch (1985), Species (1995), Get Shorty (1995), and Ocean's Eleven (2001). State Route 2 (Santa Monica Boulevard) begins in Santa Monica, barely grazing State Route 1 at Lincoln Boulevard, and continues northeast across Los Angeles County, through the Angeles National Forest, crossing the San Gabriel Mountains as the Angeles Crest Highway, ending in Wrightwood. To defend against air attack, set designers from the Warner Brothers Studios prepared elaborate camouflage that disguised the factory and airfield. The mayor is Kevin McKeown, and the Mayor Pro Tempore is Terry O'Day. The groundwater supply plays an important role in the city's Sustainable Water Master Plan, whereby Santa Monica has set a goal of attaining 100% water independence by 2020. According to the city's 2012–2013 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report,[75] the top employers in the city are: The Santa Monica Looff Hippodrome (carousel) is a National Historic Landmark. "'School of the Rising Sun' : Surroundings Are American but Classes, Traditions Are Strictly Japanese. 30,067 people (33.5% of the population) lived in owner-occupied housing units and 57,543 people (64.1%) lived in rental housing units. One report gives citywide employment in 1933 of just 1,000. The park includes an overlook, amphitheater, playground, garden, fountains, picnic areas, and restrooms. Yearly rainfall totals are unpredictable as rainy years are occasionally followed by droughts. The city of Santa Monica (and in particular the Santa Monica Airport) was featured in Roland Emmerich's disaster film 2012 (2009). [5], In the California State Legislature, Santa Monica is in the 26th Senate District, represented by Democrat Ben Allen, and in the 50th Assembly District, represented by Democrat Richard Bloom. The first non-indigenous group to set foot in the area was the party of explorer Gaspar de Portolà, who camped near the present-day intersection of Barrington and Ohio Avenues on August 3, 1769. In Santa Monica, there is a road sign designating this route as the Christopher Columbus Transcontinental Highway. Two major hospitals are within the Santa Monica city limits, UCLA Santa Monica Hospital and St. John's Hospital. El arrecife Chevron es un arrecife artificial para la práctica del surf en la bahía. wikipedia. It is built over a 200,000 gallon cistern that collects filtered stormwater from the roof. Earning over 2% in the 2012 and 2016 elections, after failing to reach one percent in any of the three prior elections. Situata sulla baia di Santa Monica, è circondata da tre lati della città di Los Angeles – Pacific Palisades a nord, Brentwood a nord-est, Sawtelle ad est, Mar Vista a sud-est, e Venice a sud. During the 2028 Summer Olympics. [36] The city's Main Library is one of many LEED certified or LEED equivalent buildings in the city. It occupies 35 acres (14 hectares) and enrolls 30,000 students annually. [87], The district maintains eight public elementary schools in Santa Monica:[88], The district maintains three public middle schools in Santa Monica: John Adams Middle School, Lincoln Middle School and SMASH. , Más actividades para hacer en Santa Mónica, Downtown Santa Monica & Third Street Promenade, Alojamiento – Oficina de Turismo de Santa Monica, Restaurantes – Oficina de Turismo Santa Monica, Oficina de Turismo y Convenciones de Santa Mónica - arte y cultura. The population density was 10,178.7 inhabitants per square mile (3,930.4/km2). The Census reported 87,610 people (97.6% of the population) lived in households, 1,299 (1.4%) lived in non-institutionalized group quarters, and 827 (0.9%) were institutionalized. This energetic beach city boasts some of the priciest real estate in the country. Many SMC graduates transfer to the University of California system. Metro also complements Big Blue service, as when Big Blue routes are not operational overnight, Metro buses make many Big Blue Bus stops, in addition to MTA stops. The Sylvester Stallone film Rocky III (1982) shows Rocky Balboa and Apollo Creed training to fight Clubber Lang by running on the Santa Monica Beach, and Stallone's Demolition Man (1993) includes Santa Monica settings. The plan includes a food waste composting program, which diverts 3 million pounds of restaurant food waste away from landfills annually. The main rivals in these regions include Venice 13, Graveyard Gangster Crips, Hell's Bandidos and Venice Shoreline Crips gangs in the Oakwood area of Venice, California. Carritos de comida únicos y "comida justa" por excelencia 4. Santa Monica was called Kecheek in the Tongva language. Santa Monica is featured in the video games: [96] Local bicycle advocacy organizations include Santa Monica Spoke, a local chapter of the Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition. The South Bay Bicycle Trail parallels the sand for most of the 22 miles between Will Rogers State Beach on the north end of Santa Monica and Torrance County Beach in the south. 1760s. Montana Avenue is a stretch of luxury boutique stores, restaurants, and small offices that generally features more upscale shopping. You haven’t really experienced Santa Monica until you’ve explored one of its outdoor farmers markets stocked with organic fruits, vegetables, flowers, baked goods and freshly shucked oysters. es una ensenada del océano Pacífico localizada en la costa sur de California, Estados Unidos. Since it's a desirable neighborhood, real estate here isn't cheap. [17] The Japanese village fishermen were an integral economic part of the Santa Monica Bay community. For other uses, see, Location within the Los Angeles Metropolitan Area, Places adjacent to Santa Monica, California. [51], In 2006, Santa Monica voters passed "Measure Y" with a 65% majority,[52] which moved the issuance of citations for marijuana smoking to the bottom of the police priority list. A Japanese fishing village was near the Long Wharf while small numbers of Chinese lived or worked in Santa Monica and Venice. The National Public Radio member station KCRW is at the Santa Monica College campus.