Pt. Fermin street closures and fireworks Saturday: A group affiliated with USC is staging a triathlon Saturday morning. Paseo del Mar and surrounding streets are closed. The Palisades Residents Association has posted the list of street closures. The Ft. MacArthur Museum is holding its annual L.A. Air Raid commemoration from 3-8 p.m. Saturday, including a fireworks show.
The parking meters downtown are reprogrammed to the new, 300% higher rates, as detailed in the Daily Breeze.
Tuesday is Election Day. The Daily Breeze and Los Angeles Times have candidate and initiative information on their election pages.
“Janice Hahn eyes funds to keep Knoll Hill fields,” but the councilwoman’s idea isn’t universally cheered, according to the Daily Breeze report.
It’s First Thursday this week. Take a stroll downtown on March 5 for your monthly dose of culture, cuisine and camaraderie.
The Vue downtown condominium building is having a community grand opening on March 7 from 1-5 p.m.
A Ponte Vista community meeting has been confirmed for March 12 from 4-8 p.m. at Peck Park. The public will be invited to comment on new proposals the developer will unveil.