MCC Meetings            

2nd & 4th Wednesdays, 7 PM, GCSD meeting room,
504 Ave Alhambra, Third Floor, El Granada.   Email Agendas.   
Broadcast on Channel 27, the following Thurs 8PM & Fri 9:30AM.
See Archives for past meetings with video links.

Nov 2018 Elections for MCC


Focus Topics

Introduction to Local Government:           District boundaries, services provided, decision-making bodies.

Land Use Planning & Development Approval Process

Transportation Planning & Projects


Dunes Beach Hotel/RV in HMB
MCC news post -- CGF comments -- City webpage on proposal


A Comprehensive Transportation Management Plan is being developed to address cumulative traffic impacts of Midcoast development on Highway 1 & 92. Draft plan expected for public review fall 2018.


Modern Roundabouts
--a safer choice than traffic signals
--promoted by CaltransFHWAAARP, and
Midcoast Hwy 1 Safety & Mobility Study.
Cypress roundabout: MCC 8/9/17 minutes & 5/11/16 letter.
Cypress roundabout evaluation - 10% design - MCC review


Quarry Park Master Plan
(includes Mirada Surf -- park map)
County Parks is developing this document that will help guide park improvements over a period of at least 20 years. 


Harbor Village RV Park
50-space facility proposed at Capistrano & Hwy 1


Vallemar Bluff 4-House Development


Affordable Housing 
Cypress Point is MidPen's proposed 71-unit affordable housing community at Carlos/Sierra in Moss Beach. Pre-application plans, workshop summary and comments are HERE



Comprehensive planning update of Princeton area land use plans, development polices and zoning regulations began in 2013. Draft plan for public review: early 2019.


Plan Half Moon Bay
HMB General Plan & Local Coastal Program Update are ongoing. Midcoast residents are encouraged to get involved. 10/24/17 presentation & video (@3min) on Land Use Policy & Growth Management by Dr. Charles Lester, former CCC Executive Director.


SFO Aircraft Noise

MCC 9/13/17 informational forum --
video, slide presentation, links


















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SMC Supervisors Consider Cannabis Regs Dec 5

San Mateo County Board of Supervisors will consider draft regulations for Cannabis commercial greenhouse cultivation in unincorporated areas of the County:  Dec 5, 2017, 9:00AM,
          at 400 County Center, Redwood City.  
Staff Report & Ordinance  
CEQA comments & responses to comments

The environmental review & draft ordinance were released for public comment at a series of Coastside venues in Oct/Nov (presentation), following nearly a year of study (Dec 2016 / Jul 2017) during a temporary moratorium on commercial non-medical marijuana activity.

Oct 25, Midcoast Community Council (minutes / news article)
Nov 9, Ted Adcock Community Center, HMB
Nov 13, Agricultural Advisory Committee
Nov 14, Pescadero Municipal Advisory Council
Nov 14, Brews & Views Cannabis Forum, Princeton

The draft ordinance provides for commercial cultivation within greenhouses with a Business License with extensive operational requirements, oversight and enforcement.

The City of Half Moon Bay is working on their own cannabis cultivation ordinance. (11/21/17 staff report / 11/29/17 news article & opinion piece)

Recently released State of California regulations will go into effect 1/1/2018, subject to any more restrictive local odinances.

UPDATE 12/5/17: The Board of Supervisors voted 5-0 to approve the greenhouse cannabis cultivation ordinance and prohibit for another year all other commercial cannabis-related activities.
News article