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Port Hueneme considers adding 'Beach' to name

October 4, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
Supporters hope a name change will help draw more tourists and their money to Port Hueneme.The city council is considering changing the name of Port Hueneme to "Hueneme Beach."

The mayor tells the Ventura County Star the name reflects the city's biggest asset, its beach.

The paper estimates if the plan passes, it would cost between $115,0000 to $537,000 to change the city's name on the seal, signs, stationery and other items.