Los Angeles Superior Court: Santa Monica Courthouse 1725 Main St, Santa Monica, CA90401 The notorious location of trials and court proceedings for celebrities including O.J. Simpson, Lindsay Lohan and…More Michael Jackson, the Santa Monica Courthouse is located a few blocks away from the Pacific Ocean. Offices include the Sheriff Department, probation, small claims, traffic, family law and alternative dispute resolution, among others. In addition to 18 courtrooms, the two-story structure also houses a domestic-violence clinic, legal-aid foundation and law library.
City of Santa Monica Transportation Management Division 1685 Main St # 115, Santa Monica, CA90401 The Transportation Management Division is charged with improving the safety and mobility of all modes of transport…More throughout the city. This includes motorized vehicles as well as bikes and on-foot pedestrians. Members of the division analyze traffic patterns and parking activity, and implement programs intended to make transportation more fluid throughout Santa Monica. The division is also tasked with issuing parking permits.
Schader Park 1425 Cloverfield Blvd, Santa Monica, CA90404 The smallest park among the 26 located in Santa Monica, this wee space faces Cloverfield and is a perfect spot to cool…More off if the traffic (or the nearby DMV) has your blood boiling. With one bench and a few trees, Schader Park is within walking distance of many corporate buildings, including those housing Yahoo! and MTV. Also only a half-block away is a Santa Monica Boulevard bus stop that accommodates multiple lines.
Salem Law Office 2001 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA90403 Salem Law Office specializes in family law for clients throughout the Los Angeles area. The firm offers assistance…More with a variety of legal matters, such as alimony, child custody, domestic violence and some traffic cases.
Stretching 3.5 miles, Santa Monica Beach lies between Venice and Malibu and is one of the most popular attractions…More in Los Angeles. In 2008, the American Planning Association bestowed its Great Places in America honor upon Santa Monica Beach. Marriage services are performed here, too.</p>
<p>Lifeguards are on duty year-round between sunrise and sunset, and the lifeguard headquarters is open around the clock.</p>
<p>A boardwalk runs along the waterfront, as well as the South Bay Bicycle Trail, which stretches for 22 miles. Fishing is open to the public, with no license required. Surfing is also allowed depending on the amount of beach traffic and weather conditions. Volleyball courts are open to the public for no charge, while boogie boards and additional beach equipment is available for rent.</p>
<p>Ballplaying is only allowed in permitted areas at Santa Monica Beach. Tents, sleeping and camping are banned, as are glass containers, percussion instruments and vendors. Audible electronic devices cannot be played between 10pm and 8am.</p>
<p>In an effort to ensure water quality, Santa Monica has teamed with Heal the Bay, which provides weekly water-quality reports at HealTheBay.org.</p>
<p>In addition to the Santa Monica Pier, the beach is also home to the restored Annenberg Community Beach House, which reopened in April 2009. Once owned by Marion Davies, the primary mansion was demolished decades ago, but many of the original guest houses, the swimming pool and the tennis court have been preserved. The pool is open to the public and available for use from 10am to 6pm; the rest of the establishment is open from 8:30am to 8:30pm. Community meetings are often held at the house, and tours are provided as well. The Annenberg Foundation is primarily responsible for the restoration of the landmark.</p>
Law Offices of Raymond Feldman 2530 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA90403 Raymond Feldman specializes in personal injury law. The firm also offers assistance in a variety of legal matters,…More such as criminal, traffic and professional license defense.
Law Offices of Norma Mitchell 1541 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA90401 Norma Mitchell specializes in criminal law for clients throughout the Los Angeles area. This firm also offers…More assistance in DUI and traffic cases, as well as estate planning.