Media Releases

The City regularly distributes media releases to a wide range of local, regional and national news organizations in order to keep the public informed about important and timely legislation, projects, services and other news. To subscribe to receive the City's media releases by email or text messages, visit and find "Media Releases." For media inquiries, contact Matt Myerhoff, Media Information Officer, at or call 310-456-2489 ext. 283. 

Media Release archive

  1. 14 Malibu Restaurants Receive Cash for Kitchens Awards for Water Conservation
  2. 18th Annual Malibu Veterans Day Ceremony in City Hall
  3. Applications Now Accepted for Malibu General Fund Grants to Support Efforts by Non-Profits That Benefit the Community
  4. City Appoints Jesse Bobbett as Parks and Recreation Director
  5. City Council Awards Public Noticing Contract
  6. City Council Creates Malibu Poet Laureate Program
  7. City Council Launches Community Outreach to Set Possible Future Uses of 35-Acre Trancas Field Property
  8. City Council Moves to Help Fund a Monument for Japanese-Americans Held in Internment Camps in California
  9. City Initiates Program to Increase Highway Cleanup
  10. City Manager Jim Thorsen Announces Retirement After 10 Years in Malibu
  11. City of Malibu Cuts Ribbon on Three New Metro Bus Shelters
  12. City of Malibu Passes Parking Lot Safety Standards Ordinance
  13. City of Malibu to Conduct Full-Scale Test of Disaster Notification System on February 7
  14. City of Malibu to Host Art Exhibit Showcasing Handmade Kites by Iconic Artist Tyrus Wong
  15. City of Malibu to Ring In 25th Anniversary with Celebration and Grand Opening of Surfboard Art Exhibition in City Hall on March 28, 2016
  16. Councilmember Lou La Monte Appointed to National League of Cities Committee
  17. Great ShakeOut and Earthquake Preparedness Day in Malibu
  18. Higher Minimum Wage Now In Effect for Workers in Malibu
  19. Malibu Announces Earth Month Activities
  20. Malibu City Council Appoints Members to Commissions and Committees
  21. Malibu City Council Receives Final Report from Malibu Unification Negotiations Committee and Urges School Board to Adopt It
  22. Malibu City Council Voices Support of Measure H, the County Plan to Address Homelessness on March 7 Ballot
  23. Malibu Closes Escrow on 35 Acres of Open Space at Trancas Canyon
  24. Malibu Library Speaker Series with Dr. Marcus Eriksen
  25. Malibu Mayor Pro Tem Lou La Monte Installed as President of California Contract Cities Association
  26. Malibu Moves Forward on PCH Traffic Signal Synchronization
  27. Malibu Offers Crisis First Aid Class
  28. Malibu Residents Can Drop Off Vote-By-Mail Ballots at Malibu City Hall Through March, 7 2017
  29. Malibu to Offer Earthquake Preparedness Information at Town Hall Public Safety Meeting Jan. 24
  30. New Public Safety Manager Appointed for City of Malibu, Signaling
  31. Paper Bag Fee to Encourage Re-Usable Bags
  32. Presentation in Council on Efforts to Address Homelessness in Malibu
  33. Property Owners Approve Creation of Assessment District to Fund Civic Center Wastewater Treatment Facility
  34. Public Meeting on Proposed Revised FEMA Floodplain Maps
  35. Recipients Announced of Malibu General Fund Grants for Local Non-Profits That Benefit the Community
  36. Reva Feldman Appointed City Manager
  37. Second Pt. Dume Traffic Meeting Scheduled
  38. Special Screening of Documentary on Laird Hamilton at Next Malibu Library Speaker Series
  39. Statement from City of Malibu About City Council Presentation on Homelessness and the Malibu United Methodist Church Homeless Meals Program
  40. Third Meeting Set for Point Dume Traffic Management Plan
  41. Tickets Now On Sale for June 12 Concert on the Bluffs Outdoor Music Event
  42. Wastewater and Recycled Water Rates Proposed