Category: Blog Posts

May 12, 2017May 12, 2017

Specific Plan Amendments Need Reversing

Residents continue to be concerned about the amendments made to the Foothill-Trabuco Specific Plan. Amendments made to the plan impact the entire plan, all to accommodate the 65-unit Saddle Crest project. Grading has started on the project site, which brings to light the amendments. Read the article in the Foothill Sentry.

May 12, 2017March 3, 2017

Nature Walk at Mason – June 3rd

Join Friends of Harbors, Beaches and Parks on this Nature Walk at William R. Mason Regional Park. The hike is on Saturday, June 3rd from 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM. Not many people have taken the time to check out this 339 acre park located in Irvine. Mason Park has a little bit of everything....

May 9, 2017May 12, 2017

Esperanza Hills Approved by Supervisors

A write up on the events from yesterday’s 4-1 vote to approve the Esperanza Hills project. Supervisor Todd Spitzer clearly articulated his concerns and the fact that the developer ignored the Board’s direction from December. Another frustrating day in Orange County. Read the article in the Orange County Register.

May 6, 2017May 12, 2017

Photos from Redwoods Hike

We had a fantastic hike in Carbon Canyon Regional Park yesterday. Here are some photos.  

May 3, 2017May 12, 2017

OCTA Tour of Restoration Projects

Great tour by OCTA today of two nearly completed restoration projects funded by Measure M’s Environmental Mitigation Program: the UCI Ecological Reserve and Aliso Creek. It’s nice to see conservation dollars go so far! A shout out to the project sponsors for their great work. Great tour by OCTA today of two nearly completed restoration...