Democracy cannot succeed unless those who express their choice are prepared to choose wisely. The real safeguard of democracy, therefore, is education
— Franklin D. Roosevelt

We are committed to informing the residents of Palos Verdes about local issues of interest. We are a non-partisan group of residents wishing to help improve our Community
(click here for the names of our Steering Committee)

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Michael Kemps, David McGowan and Victoria Lozzi appear to be the winners in March 5, 2019 PVE City Council Election

As of March 16th, 100% of the percents have reported, as well as the absentee ballots received. There may be other adjustments, but the difference between third and fourth place is 401 votes so the outcome is not likely to change. Official results will be declared at the March 26, 2019 PVE City Council Meeting. For live election restyles, click here.

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PVrrg as a group did not endorse any candidates, although some of our members did so as individuals. In the coming months, PVrrg has provided information on this website to help inform the public on each candidate’s positions of issue of interest to the public. This includes such information as:

  • Statements from each Candidate describing why they’d like you to consider voting for them (as well as photo, bio and link to their website) — click here

  • Responses from each candidate to specific questions about recent issues that have been controversial — click here

  • PVrrg hosted a Candidate Forum in PVE City Council Chambers on Wednesday February 6th. For video of the event, click here.

  • League of Women Voters of Palos Verdes Peninsula and San Pedro and the Palos Verdes Chamber of Commerce hosted a second Candidate Forum in PVE City Council Chambers on Wednesday February 11th. For video of the event, click here.

This website currently covers the following topics/issues: Since withdrawn for the

Others will be added over time:

  • Bike and Roadway Safety (2016)





  • PVE CITY -- ROLE OF CITY MANAGER (2013-2016)

  • NEW CITY HALL (2016)

Please sign our Petition to PVE City Council on Balancing Spending to Revenue

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Educate and inform the whole mass of the people... They are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty
— Thomas Jefferson


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