Editor’s note: This is one of several articles in a series of profiles on Mar Vista candidates that Patch will be running leading up to the election.
What have you prioritized during your time and what will you focus on?
I have been a Director of MVNA for over 7 years. I was the producer of the MVNA Annual Block Party wherein it estimate to be attended by over 300 Guest or more.
With the exception of the Garden Tour, this is the largest Mar Vista event wherein we have attracted all mayoral candidates and many other local politicians. I helped produced the MVNA Newsletter.
Bill Rosendahl appointed me to his Special Committee on Housing.
I currently on the MVCC Board as Secretary and Co/Chair of the Land use and Planning Committee.
Who are your primary supporters?
I have Grass Roots Support from my neighbors because I have been available to them to advocate on their Issues. Now, I feel we need always provide support to police and fire because public safety is essential. Now, my neighbors want less traffic and need to preserve the R 1 Zoning. Low Density is very Important to this community.
What issue do you feel most strongly about and what is your position?
I believe strongly development must be very responsible. Therefore, I would oppose sober living arrangements unless we set fair guidelines. Now, good friend Sherrie Akiers has some very excellent suggestions and I would follow her insight and judgment.
What's one thing most constituents don't know about you?
Most people do not know that my family is a housing provider.
Michael Millman is running for Zone 4 Director on the Mar Vista Community Council. To read more candidate profiles, click here.