~ At its next meeting ( https://goo.gl/07c9jA ) the Monrovia City Council will hear an "Overview of Issues Related to Airbnb" by Community Development Director Craig Jimenez. Airbnb is an extremely popular online service that lets you rent a home or room to travelers. There is no written staff report on this item but I suspect the report will touch on some of the objections to the service outlined in this article: https://goo.gl/W8ccF5
~ Health insurance open enrollment begins Nov. 1 and low-income people may be eligible for payment assistance. If you think you may qualify, check with ChapCare (513 E. Lime Avenue, Suite 102, Monrovia, CA 91016, Tuesday and Thursday, from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., 486-9729).
- Brad Haugaard