Category: Blog Posts

December 4, 2018December 7, 2018

Fairview Park Restoration Effort

Need plans for Saturday? Join the City of Costa Mesa on December 8th for a planting and weeding at Fairview Park: Learn about the design of the restoration and planting techniques during the final planting day of the season! After all the hard work during seed collection, site preparation, cleaning up the area, this Saturday...

December 3, 2018November 30, 2018

Zoning Code Update Initial Study & Neg Dec

The County of Orange Zoning Code Update – Initial Study/Negative Declaration is available for a 20-day review and comment period.  The proposed Negative Declaration is being circulated for public review starting on December 3, 2018 and ending on December 24, 2018. The ND and any supporting attachments are available for public review during normal business...

November 30, 2018November 30, 2018

Lawmakers Need to Step Up

Friends of Harbors, Beaches & Parks (FHBP) has advocated at the policy level to reduce emissions by protecting natural lands (which sequester carbon), but even with landmark legislation the state won’t reach it’s greenhouse gas emission reduction targets. Why? There are no teeth in the legislation. They are simply plans that no jurisdiction is actually...

November 28, 2018December 7, 2018

Trails at Santiago Creek Revised DEIR Released

The revised DEIR for the Sully-Miller project (now called “Trails at Santiago Creek”) has been released by the City of Orange. The documents are available on the City of Orange website (scroll down to the links under the “Recirculated Draft Environmental Impact Report” heading). Comments are due 12/31/18.