Arts Commission to Hold Public Meeting on Future of Bergamot Art Center

The Arts Commission of the City of Santa Monica will hold a special meeting on Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 10am to discuss the proposals for development of the Bergamot Art Center prior to the City Council’s consideration of the same on Tuesday, August 26th. The Commission invites members of the public to attend and comment. 

To view the proposals received, the Request for Qualifications and other documents, Click Here 

Staff from the City’s Housing and Economic Development Department, as well as the Cultural Affairs Division, will be in attendance to help answer questions about the multi-year community planning process leading to the RFP for developers and the overall guiding public policy objectives governing the site's designation as a community cultural center.

Saturday August 23, 201

10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Santa Monica Civic Auditorium East Wing

    • For more information about the SM Arts Commission and Cultural Affairs Division: Click Here
    • No reservations are required to attend the meeting.
    • For disability-related accommodations or language interpretation requests, please call (310) 458-8350.
    • Free validated parking is available in the Civic Auditorium lot.

Please contact the City’s Cultural Affairs Division at (310) 458-8350 with any questions.


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