Redondo Beach About Town: Property Tax, Flag Football Tryouts & Elf the Musical

City sets another high mark for property tax

Redondo Beach brought in record property tax  receipts at $30.93 million for 2021. The total continued the upward climb since the last dip from year-to-year in 2014. 

City Manager Mike Witzansky noted that the increases are similar to what many coastal cities have seen as median home values increase, along with the fact that new home sales begin taxation at a newly appraised rate (after being frozen at the original time of purchase due to Proposition 13).

Girls pilot flag football tryouts

RUHS female students are invited to tryouts for a pilot Los Angeles League of Champions Female Flag Football league, beginning in January. The high school has been chosen by the Los Angeles Rams and Chargers to participate. The tryout is Tuesday, Dec. 7 at 3 p.m. at the soccer field. 

NOTE ON RUHS SPORTS TICKETS: Sales are now all virtual, with no cash boxes at games. To buy tickets, go to

“Elf the Musical” staged by RUHS drama

RUHS Theatre Arts will put on “Elf The Musical” Dec. 9 -11 at 7 p.m., and Dec. 12 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 and may be purchased from any cast or crew member as well as the RUHS Associated Student Body office. In addition, tickets will be sold at the door for $15 or at

The production is based on the 2003 movie starring Will Ferrell.


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