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1. long detailed stories on blogspot (here!)
2. short messages on Twitter
3. automated news feeds from CA enviro websites in the right-hand column which change frequently and are not archived by our website (that's why we now have a twitter account to permanently capture the memorable feeds)

Sunday, December 13, 2015

SMMC-MRCA 12/2/2015 to 12/14/2015

New River Parks in the Works in Calabasas and Reseda

From the Agendas of the SMMC 12/14/2015 and MRCA 12/2/2015


IN THE SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS:

offers to dedicate trail easements associated with Coastal Development Permit Nos. 4-00-203 (Lieu), 4-00-013 (Isbell), 4-00-221 (Clemens), 4-00-192 (Trey Trust), 4-00-055 (Stark), 4-99-029 (Cornfield), 4-MAL-05-110 (Nassimi), 4-02-110 (Khalsa) and 4-02-019 (Bren-Haley, Inc), incorporated and unincorporated Malibu. [Staff Report] [Map] MRCA 12/2/2015

offers to dedicate trail easements associated with Coastal Development Permit Nos. 4-00-036 (Barney), 4-05-018 (Montoya & Kessler), 4-05-201 (Malibu Ocean Ranches, LLC), 4-MAL-06-104 & 4-MAL-06-103 (Evan’s Children’s Trust), 4-MAL-07-163 (Wfs Seastar), 5-88-639 (Capello), 4-MAL-07-354 (Tauber) and 07-098 (Lower Rambla Pacifico Road), incorporated and unincorporated Malibu. [Staff Report] [Map] MRCA 12/2/2015

HOLLYWOOD HILLS: acceptance of conservation easement(s) over APNs 5570-025-038, 045, and 060, approximately 4 acres, on 2715 Jalmia Drive, Nichols Canyon, City of Los Angeles. [Staff Report] [Map 1] [Map 2] MRCA 12/2/2015


CALABASAS AND AGOURA HILLS:

LAS VIRGENES ROAD AND 101: Don Wallace Trail Mitigation Project (APNs 2052-012-906 and 2052-012-907), City of Calabasas. [Staff Report] [Map] MRCA 12/2/2015

restoration of approximately 1.5 miles of Las Virgenes Creek, City of Calabasas. [Staff Report] [Attachment 1] [Attachment 2] [Attachment 3] [Letters of Support] SMMC 12/14/2015

A BLOCK SOUTH OF 101 ON LAS VIRGENES ROAD: comment letter to the City of Calabasas on the Mitigated Negative Declaration for the Rondell Oasis Hotel Project at 26300 Rondell Street, City of Calabasas. Angeles. [Comment Letter] [Attachment 1] [Attachment 2] [Attachment 3] [Attachment 4] [Attachment 5] [Attachment 6] [Map ] SMMC 12/14/2015

acquisition of Cheseboro Meadows, approximately 71 acres, City of Agoura Hills. [Staff Report] [Attachment 1] [Attachment 2] [Attachment 3] [Attachment 4] [Map] SMMC 12/14/2015


SANTA CLARITA VALLEY:

acceptance of a conservation easement over a portion of APN 3210-002-901 in the Agua Dulce area from the Santa Clarita Watershed Recreation and Conservation Authority. [Staff Report] [Map] MRCA 12/2/2015
grant of a conservation easement over a portion of APN 3210-002-006 in the Agua Dulce area to the Santa Clarita Watershed Recreation and Conservation Authority. [Staff Report] [Map] MRCA 12/2/2015


SAN FERNANDO VALLEY:

Confluence of LA River and Caballero Creek: Caballero Creek Park project. [Staff Report]
Convert 1.6 acre parking lot into park and wetland; MRCA 12/2/2015


EAST L.A. HILLS:

acquisition of approximately 5.1 acre property located at 2215 Loveland Drive, Mount Washington, APN 5462-026-026. [Staff Report] [Map] MRCA 12/2/2015

comment letter to the City of Los Angeles on the Notice of Preparation of an Environmental Impact Report for the Abode at Glassell Park Project, City of Los Angeles. [Comment Letter] [Attachment 1] [Attachment 2] [Map 1] [Map 2] SMMC 12/14/2015



VENTURA COUNTY:

acquisition of approximately 326 acres in Alamos Canyon, unincorporated Simi Valley. [Staff Report] [Attachment] SMMC 12/14/2015



SAN RAFAEL HILLS

grant to the Arroyos and Foothills Conservancy for acquisition of Cottonwood Canyon parcels, approximately11 acres, City of Pasadena. [Staff Report] Attachment] [Map] SMMC 12/14/2015


Thursday, December 3, 2015

website update

Dear subscribers,

I am posting stories each day about new parks in California at my twitter feed. You can follow me here: twitter.com/rexfrankel

I will continue posting longer stories here at http://rare-earth-news.blogspot.com and have just reworked the right column on this site where you can find automated CA enviro blog posts.

The editor