Los Angeles Business Journal

Santa Monica Considers Fining Fitness Instructors Using Parks

Thursday, January 3, 2013

In a city where fitness is held at a premium, Santa Monica officials are considering a big fine on aerobics instructors who use public parks to teach, CBS News Los Angeles reports. City officials also have discussed charging trainers a $100 annual fee, taking 15 percent of their gross revenue and possibly also banning certain parks from being used for workout lessons.