The Transportation Commission, Public Works, and the Downtown Commission held a special joint meeting on Thursday, Nov. 3 to vote on whether or not to turn Pacific Avenue into a two-way street. Due to traffic concerns, the proposal was quickly postponed to allow further study.
Santa Cruz residents walk past them on Pacific Avenue everyday, but rarely do we see them for their talent. Street musicians. From guitar, to mandolin, to drums, to flutes, performers are doing what they love.
The story of the start-up. A study on how technology, the Internet and collaborative efforts are allowing ambitious individuals to turn in the suit and tie and make a living out of passion.
On October 20, a new smoking ban will go into effect, expanding the realm of prohibition. Smoking will not be tolerated in a number of outdoor areas, including city parks, Pacific Avenue, Beach Street and West Cliff Drive, as well as smoking within 25 feet of any door or window of city buildings open to the public.