How can I improve quality of life in my community?

This video is part of Santa Monica’s entry in the Mayors Challenge Fan Favorite Selection, a partnership between The Huffington Post and Bloomberg Philanthropies that allows readers to vote on their favorite idea among the 20 Mayors Challenge finalists. To view the ideas from all 20 finalists, visit

The Mayors Challenge is a competition to inspire American cities to generate innovative ideas that solve major challenges and improve city life. To learn more about the Mayors Challenge, visit Follow the conversation on Twitter @BloombergDotOrg #MayorsChallenge and on Facebook at