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2600 Ocean Park Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 
Phone: 310-458-8974

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Alternate Fridays, 8am - 5pm    
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Welcome to the City of Santa Monica's Public Landscape Division! We maintain the city's parks, landscapes, downtown and Santa Monica State Beach.

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Santa Monica's Department of Public Works, which includes the Public Landscape Division, is accredited by the American Public Works Association.

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Monthly Newsletters

Subscribe to learn more about PLD's behind-the-scenes efforts to make Santa Monica's beach, promenade, parks and urban forest beautiful! 

March 2019
Tree work on California Avenue
Annual tree pruning on the Promenade

February 2019
Smart irrigation controller on San Vicente
New playground equipment at VAP

January 2019
Danger signs in Palisades Park
Planter refurbishment at Douglas Park
Graffiti removal at beach restroom

December 2018
Irrigation upgrades at Palisades Park
Vine removal at Reed Park
New trees at Clover Park and Woodlawn Cemetery

November 2018
Playground upgrades at Memorial Park
New benches at Ozone and Euclid Parks

End of Summer 2018
Revamped dinosaur planters on the Promenade
Joslyn Park dog run maintenance
New palm at 4th and Colorado

April 2018
Volleyball court maintenance on SM Beach
Live bee removal from city tree 
New composite benches in Beach Park I

Mulch rings in Ocean View Park
Turf renovation in Douglas Park

Tree pruning along PCH
Trash can refurbishment in Palisades Park 
Annual rose garden pruning

January 2018
Palisades Park upgrades
New playground equipment at Ozone Park
City Hall trees transplanted to the SM beach

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