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 10AM.
See Archives for past meetings with video links.

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Focus Topics

Coastside Beach Shuttle

Weekends Only -- Free

schedule & route

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

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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/Hwy 1 alternatives: expect early fall public meeting.

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Design Review - Miramar Community Rep
Miramar lacks a Community Rep on the Coastside Design Review Committee that reviews new residential development for compliance with Coastside Design Review Standards. Application deadline is Nov 10 for appointment of 1 Community Rep and 1 Alternate.

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Quarry Park Master Plan
(includes Mirada Surf -- park map)
Get involved in developing this document that will guide park improvements over the next 20 years.

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SFO Aircraft Noise

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

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Vallemar Bluff 4-House Development

CDRC recommended Design Review approval (2-1) on 10/12/17.      Next step: environmental review.

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Plan Half Moon Bay
HMB General Plan & Local Coastal Program Update are ongoing. Midcoast residents are encouraged to get involved. Planning Commission 10/24/17, 7pm.

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SMC Parks Dog Management Committee is developing dog-management policy for County Parks.

Draft Policy Recommendations for public review

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Comprehensive Transportation Management Plan (CTMP) is being developed to address cumulative traffic impacts of Midcoast development on Highway 1 & 92. Draft plan expected for public review late 2017.

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Comprehensive planning update of Princeton area land use plans, development polices and zoning regulations began in 2013. Draft plan for public review: fall 2017.

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Thursday
Jun082017

Princeton Waterfront Street-End Improvements Coming

Coastal access improvements have long been a goal for the waterfront street ends in Princeton.  Supervisor Horsley has recently allocated funding from district-specific Measure K County funds for the Princeton Street-End Waterfront Access Improvement Project.  Dept of Public Works will oversee the permitting and construction.

Broadway:  $22,000 was allocated for a viewing area where the existing guard rail will be moved back from the bluff edge to make room for two wood benches. The concept plan was reviewed by MCC in Feb 2017. 

Columbia and West Point:  $40,000 has been allocated for beach access improvements at these street ends (staff report). County staff will gather MCC and public input as the plans are developed. Adjacent property owners will also be notified in advance of project implementation. 

Tuesday
Jun062017

Board of Supervisors Approve Big Wave Project Modifications June 6

On June 6, 2017, the Board of Supervisors approved amendments to the 2015 15-year Development Agreement for the Big Wave North Parcel Alternative (NPA) Project. Modified project phasing will allow construction of a large brewery on Lot 4 of the Business Park (labeled D on the below image) as the first building of the Big Wave Project.

MCC comments expressed strong opposition to the proposed modifications of construction phasing (5/24/17 MCC presentation).
More letters: Committee for Green Foothills, Sierra Club, Resist Density
June 7 news article (SM Daily Journal) 

Board of Supervisors staff report and attachments:
A. Revised Development Agreement
B. Draft Ordinance
C. 2015 Approved Site Plan and Tentative Map
D. 2015 Approved Phasing Plan and 2017 Revised Phasing Plan*
E. 2015 Approved Easement Plan
F. Revised Findings and Conditions of Approval
G. Letters from Big Wave
H. Table 1: Approved 2015 Big Wave NPA Project
I.  Table 2: Minor Modifications to the Project 

*Note Attachment D includes a new 2015 map showing construction of first business building can precede the first Wellness Center building, rather than the actual 2015 Approved Phasing Plan shown below. Transcript of project planner from video of 5/19/15 Board meeting (1:15:08):

"This slide illustrates the County's working with the applicant to work on the proper phasing of the project to ensure that the aspects of the project with the most public benefit -- such as wetlands restoration and the Wellness Center, are all built first, prior to some portions of the office park. So the areas in red are the Wellness Center and the wetland areas that would be developed first."

Friday
May262017

GCSD Board Vacancy Appointment June 1

Granada Community Services District (GCSD) will fill a Board vacancy by appointment at a Special Meeting on Thursday, June 1, 2017, at 7pm.

Deadline to submit a letter of interest and resumé is 5pm, Tues, May 30.  The appointed term expires Nov 2018.  Applicants must be at least 18 years old, a registered voter, and live within the District. GCSD regular Board meetings are the third Thursday of each month.  Notice of Vacancy (just received) has contact info and more detail. (GCSD website)

UPDATE 6/1/17: GCSD Board voted 3-1 to appoint Barbara Dye to fill the Board vacancy (meeting video).

Friday
May192017

MCC Meeting May 24, 2017

AGENDA for May 24, 2017, 7:00pm at GCSD
           504 Ave Alhambra, 3rd floor, El Granada

Big Wave Project Modification:  MCC comments, presentation,
referral, County staff recommendation & project description,
proposed revised conditions

New Granada Fire Station landscaping (plan): MCC comments

Consent: Minutes for May 10, 2017

UPDATE: 5/24/17 meeting video & minutes

Thursday
May112017

Montara Hotel May 15 Public Workshop

Hotel Plans - MCC comments  - CCC staff comments - Workshop Notice 

Neighborhood Commercial Zoning Regs need update: 
     MCC letter - presentation - County reply - MCC follow-up letter

UPDATE 5/16/2017:  About 45 Midcoast residents attended the workshop. Also in attendance was a representative of the property owner, AHK International Ltd, Ridgegate Apartments. The applicant, local architect Ed Love, fielded questions. County staff took notes to be included with other public and staff comments in a follow-up letter to the owner/applicant.  

The applicant described the project as a “boutique” hotel, meaning upscale and pricey.  He acknowledged that practically speaking, the 13-unit hotel would require 13 guest spaces and 7 for staff.  Existing plans show 7 spaces on site, and the applicant proposed leasing 13 additional spaces off site in the neighborhood, with valet parking.

UPDATE 6/20/2017: Workshop Summary

Wednesday
May102017

Quarry Park Master Plan Community Meeting May 16

Tues, May 16, 2017, 7PM at El Granada Elementary School multi-purpose room, 400 Santiago, El Granada.

This is the first Community Meeting to discuss developing the Quarry Park/ Mirada Surf Master Plan, a document that will guide park improvements over the next 20 years. Additional meetings, as the process proceeds, are July 25 and Oct 3, same time/place.  Park map

Friday
May052017

MCC Meeting May 10, 2017

AGENDA for May 10, 2017, 7:00pm at GCSD
           504 Ave Alhambra, 3rd floor, El Granada

Supporting documents:
New Granada Fire Station 41: background
Sewer Authority Mid-Coastside presentation

Consent: Minutes for April 26, 2017

UPDATE: 5/10/17 meeting video & minutes

Thursday
May042017

Revised Short-Term Rental Ordinance at PC May 10

At their 5/10/2017 meeting (agenda) the SMC Planning Commission will consider another revision of the draft Short-Term Rental Ordinance, incorporating changes suggested by CCC staff and members of the public.  The staff report includes the draft ordinance with the latest changes in markup.  For background, see the Short-Term Rental Ordinance page.

Tuesday
May022017

Montara 7th St Hotel: Public Workshop May 15

The County will hold a Pre-Application Workshop to allow for early public comment on proposed 3-story, 13-room hotel on 10,942 s/f commercially zoned parcel at corner of 7th St and Highway 1 in Montara (outlined in yellow on map).  Plans - MCC comments  - CCC staff comments - 5/15 Workshop Notice

Monday, May 15, 2017, 7:15 - 8:45 pm (flyer)
HMB Yacht Club, 214 Princeton Ave, Princeton

Another hotel proposal to be located across the street at 1390 Main St (PLN2016-00328) will be scheduled for its own Pre-application Workshop at a later date.  Plans have not yet been released for that hotel, initially proposed for 31 rooms and 2 dwelling units (outlined in green on map).

Related: Neighborhood Commercial Zoning Regs need update: 
     MCC letter - presentation - County reply - MCC follow-up letter

Saturday
Apr292017

Army Corps Surfers’ Beach Final Report

The final report on the US Army Corps of Engineers Northern HMB Shoreline Improvement Project has been released, over seven years and $1 million after project inception.  The reference value of the report itself, for the research and analyses contained, will be the only benefit of the study, because the Army Corps determined the cost/benefit ratio of the preferred alternative, harbor dredging and beach nourishment, does not meet the standards for federal funding.  The Harbor District pilot beach nourishment project looks to the State of California for grant funding.  More info and documents on the Surfers’ Beach page.  Mar 2017 news report.

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