Justices in the Banning Ranch case initially appear to think that the City of Newport Beach lacked sufficient review for the Newport Banning Ranch project. A decision will likely be rendered in the next 90 days. Check out the article in the Los Angeles Times.
Researchers at UCI are studying the risks associated with sea level rise and how it will impact Newport Harbor. From surveys with city government to door-to-door questionnaires, they are giving local knowledge a chance to impact science. Check out the article in the Daily Pilot.
Friends of Harbors, Beaches & Parks (FHBP) co-founder Jean Watt continues to get press for her “sizzling” year with her work on the Museum House referendum group “Line in the Sand.” Check out this Los Angeles Times article.