“Who the hell is Moomat Ahiko?”
I can now tell you the answer! Moomat Ahiko is not a who- it’s a what. It is a Chumash phrase meaning “Breath of the Ocean”. The Chumash were the native people of the area. The city of
gave the former Route 187 this designation in 2004. (Go to www.smgov.net/cityclerk/council/agendas/2004/20040525/) The city minutes mention the fact that the staff will explore “signage or some other appropriate marker” to let people know what this phrase means. Santa Monica
It’s 2011- we’re still waiting!