Category: Blog Posts

May 8, 2019May 10, 2019
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Sustainability Awards

Friends of Harbors, Beaches & Parks (FHBP)’s consultant Melanie Schlotterbeck has represented Orange County and the non-profit community as a juror for Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG)’s Sustainability Awards for more than five years. Check out the top award for 2019, which went to the City of Ventura – Government for its new park–Kellogg...

May 8, 2019May 10, 2019
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Newport Developer Sued

This might partially explain why residents fear developments where the developer has a troubled past. “An Orange County-based developer is facing accusations that he failed to pay investors $31 million and that he fraudulently transferred assets to shell entities to avoid covering the debts, court documents show.” Read the Orange County Register article.

May 6, 2019May 10, 2019
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Beach Blvd. Corridor Meetings

OCTA and Caltrans are hosting a few upcoming meetings to get input on the Beach Blvd. Corridor improvements. Our transportation infrastructure impacts our everyday lives and our quality of life–so participate in one of these meetings if you live near this area! You have the power to influence change, but only if you choose to...

May 4, 2019May 10, 2019
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Beach Blvd. Meetings

Just like the web of life, our infrastructure, housing and environment all tie together too. Right now OCTA and Caltrans are working together to transform Beach Boulevard from Huntington Beach to La Habra. Help shape the corridor’s transportation future by providing your feedback. Participating in local decisions impacts your life and the future of our...

May 2, 2019May 10, 2019
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Fire Proof Your Home

Another reminder about personal responsibility if you live at the Wildland-Urban Interface. Brush clearance only provides so much, but hardening your home provides a 30′ wide buffer, which decreases the risks associated with ember intrusion for your home. Be proactive! Read the Los Angeles Times article.