Category: Blog Posts

April 14, 2017March 6, 2017
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Redwoods Stroll at Carbon Canyon – May 6th

Join Friends of Harbors, Beaches and Parks on this FREE Redwoods Stroll at Carbon Canyon Regional Park. The hike is on Saturday, May 6th from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM. Did you know that there is a three acre stand of coastal redwoods in North Orange County? This easy, flat hike within Carbon Canyon Regional Park...

April 8, 2017April 14, 2017
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FHBP Board Retreat a Success!

We had a wonderful board retreat in Trabuco Canyon this weekend. Thanks to Dan Siems, our facilitator, for giving us new tools to meet our mission and goals.

April 7, 2017April 7, 2017
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FHBP Meeting with Congressman Ed Royce

Congressman Ed Royce heard from Friends of Harbors, Beaches & Parks (FHBP) today on open space issues from consultant Melanie Schlotterbeck. We’ve learned over the years that building partnerships is essential to success. We were pleased to attend and look forward to working with the Congressman and his staff in the future

April 7, 2017April 7, 2017
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Fight for Banning Ranch Not Over Yet

Conservationists opposed to the Banning Ranch development celebrated a major legal victory last week with a California Supreme Court ruling that would require the developer to go back to square one and redo the environmental analysis for the project. Read the Voice of OC article.

April 3, 2017April 3, 2017
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City of Irvine Parks Master Plan Goes to Vote 4/6

The Irvine Planning Commission will be considering the Draft Parks Master Plan at its next meeting on Thursday, April 6, 2017. Planning Commission meetings begin at 5:30 p.m. in the Irvine Civic Center Council Chambers located at 1 Civic Center Plaza (City Hall) in Irvine. All interested members of the public are invited to attend...