Category: Blog Posts

November 23, 2018November 23, 2018

Comments Due November 30th on OC Zoning Code

The County of Orange is soliciting feedback on its new Zoning Code “Orange is the New Green.” Comments are due November 30th. The first comment below has the latest version of the new zoning code. Check out the Zoning Code background and code changes.

November 20, 2018November 23, 2018

Crisis in Our Parks

There is a crisis brewing in our national parks (state parks, local parks — you name it). And the problem is people. We’ve exceeded the carrying capacity of the land and are ruining the resources these parks were meant to protect. Learn the etiquette about how to behave in a park, don’t throw trash in...

November 19, 2018November 14, 2018

Laguna Greenbelt Documentary

Check out this documentary on the 50 years of preservation behind the Laguna Greenbelt. The event is Thursday, November 29th from 7-9 PM at Soka University. The film’s runtime is 90 minutes.  

November 14, 2018November 14, 2018

OCTA Hike/Ride This Weekend

The Orange County Transportation Authority is hosting a hike event and ride event this weekend (Saturday and Sunday, November 17 & 18). On Saturday (9 AM), hikers will enjoy the views on the Trabuco Rose Preserve. On Sunday (10 AM), equestrians will wander the trails on the Trabuco Rose Preserve as well (BYO Horse). Hike...

November 9, 2018November 14, 2018

Funding Comes from NPS to OC Parks

Did you know that through funding from the National Park Service to Orange County Parks was able to restore the first floor of the Joseph Pleasants Stone Building at the Helena Modjeska Historic House and Gardens? Check out the before and after photos in the county press release. It’s great to see our National Historic...