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Swimmer bitten by shark to attend council meeting on fishing ban
Swimmer bitten by shark to attend council meeting on fishing ban

The swimmer who is recovering from a shark bite over theFourth of July weekend will attend the Manhattan Beach City Council meeting Tuesday, where officials will discuss regulations on pier fishing or a possible permanent ban on it altogether. Steven Robles, a 50-year-old real estate broker from Lomita, says the city’s decision to temporarily ban anglers from the Manhattan Beach Pier is “exactly what they should be doing” and that he looks forward to hearing what proposed solutions city officials will consider. “The action of shutting down the pier through the whole summer was absolutely the right thing to do until they figure out what needs to be done to...

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