KBUU Newswire Thurs July 12 – $4 Million Set Aside From Luxury Hotels For Malibu Campground – Vote Today On Malibu Wind Blackouts


$4 Million going from Malibu developers to pay for the Puerco Campgound.

This is KBUU News, this morning from San Francisco.

The headlines:

  • The M R C A is in line to get 4 million dollars in money to build that campground in Puerco Canyon.
  • And the Coastal commission is extracting it … from Malibu. 
  • The city manager files a last minute opposition to the CPUC plan to turn out the lights in Malibu when bad windstorms hit,
  • The fatal car crash in Malibu canyon is ruled a suicide. 

This is Malibu’s only local daily news.  It’s the   ((((  Thursday  ))) edition … from Radio Malibu  …. F-M 99 point 1 K B U U. Good morning … I’m Hans Laetz reporting.

This morning from San Francisco.


Coastal Commission officials reveal they have already approved the MRCA Puerco Canyon campground, and will transfer $4 million from a revolving fund – paid in part by Malibu hotels and the cemetery.

Details:  http://www.radiomalibu.net/coastal-okd-campground/


You are listening to the latest news from Radio Malibu … F-M 99 point 1 K B U U.  ((( time  ))))


This morning we’re in San Francisco … where the California Public Utilities Commission.

will vote on a plan to allow Southern California Edison to black out Malibu rather than risk power lines falling and causing a fire during Santa Ana windstorms. 

Details:  http://www.radiomalibu.net/power-to-be-cut-when-windy/


The Malibu Times is reporting that the traffic crash in Malibu Canyon last Tuesday .. a fatal one … was a suicide.

66-year-old Jayne Fleming … a resident of the northern San Fernando Valley … was killed as her car went down a cliff near the tunnel. 

Malibu Search and rescue workers and Los Angeles County Fire Department personnel risked life and limb to get to the car … to check the woman … who was dead of massive injuries. 

A helicopter was also deployed to assist.

Witnesses say that the woman’s Toyota went from 45 miles per hour to about 70 as she accelerated towards the edge of the cliff. 

The coroner has ruled it a suicide.


And looping back to the coastal commission meeting happening over in Santa Cruz…. the Coastal Commission leaders are spending a lot of quality time with the M R C A.  

And special attention is being paid tor Malibu.

Details http://www.radiomalibu.net/quality-time-with-mrca/


Weather for the Malibu ….

patchy fog and low clouds clearing before midday  )))) today … highs  ((((   77  )))) beaches … ((((    92  )))) mountains and canyons. 

Winds will be mild. 

Downcoast winds …  (((  about 15  )))) miles per hour this afternoon.

Sunset tonight is at   ((((    8:08   )))).

After that … (((  lmostly cloudy and foggy  )))) tonight … low ((((   64   )))) beaches …  ((((  67   )))) mountains and canyons.

Tomorrow should be   ((((   cloudy as well   )))).——

The KBUU Newswire is posted midmornings … at RadioMalibu.net and at the MalibuTimes.com websites.

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