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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

SCC 12/2018

Two Deals by CA Coastal Conservancy Between SLO and SF

Consideration and possible authorization to disburse up to $1,000,000 to the Trust for Public Land to acquire the 283 acre Toro Creek Ranch located between Morro Bay and Cayucos, San Luis Obispo County.

Consideration and possible authorization to disburse up to $1,000,000 to the Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) for acquisition of the 320-acre Gazos Creek Property located near Butano State Park in the Santa Cruz Mountains of San Mateo County for conservation purposes, which will facilitate POST’s acquisition of a conservation easement over the 607-acre Valencia Creek Property in the Santa Cruz Mountains of Santa Cruz County for purposes of conservation and preservation of working timber lands.

Full meeting agenda: http://scc.ca.gov/2018/11/21/coastal-conservancy-public-meeting-in-morro-bay-december-06/

Friday, December 7, 2018

SMMC-MRCA 11/7 to 12/10/2018

Buying The New Coastal Slope trail, Piece By Piece

from the agendas of LA's mountain park agencies in November and December of 2018


IN MALIBU AND SM MOUNTAINS:

Lechuza Beach project planning and design, City of Malibu. [Staff Report] [Resolution] MRCA 11/7/2018 [Staff Report] [Resolution] [Attachment 1] [Attachment 2] SMMC 12/10/2018

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DECKER TO TRANCAS CANYONS TRAIL CONNECTIONS:

trail between Decker and Trancas Canyons. $325,000 for Coastal Slope Trail acquisition, permitting, and construction [Staff Report] [Resolution] [Map] MRCA 11/7/2018

[Staff Report] [Resolution] [Attachment] SMMC 12/10/2018


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Latigo Canyon: donation of approximately 1.44 acres, APN 4465-009-026, Malibu. [11-7-18 Item VI(f) Staff Report] [Resolution] [Map] MRCA 11/7/2018

Solstice Canyon: comment letter to Caltrans on the State Route 1 (Pacific Coast Highway) Drainage Restoration Project Draft Initial Study with Proposed Mitigated Negative Declaration / Environmental Assessment. [Comment Letter] [Resolution] [Attachment] [Map] SMMC 12/10/2018

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25 acres in Corral Canyon: acceptance of a floating conservation easement, APN 4453-013-063; and -064, unincorporated Malibu. [Staff Report] [Resolution] [Map] MRCA 12/5/2018

41 acres, Calabasas Peak motorway: authorizing: (a) a deposit payment on the acquisition of APNs 4436-001-035, 036 and 037; (b) the acquisition of said parcels with Proposition A funds, and (c) entering into an option agreement with an option payment to acquire APN 4436-001-034, upper Old Topanga Canyon watershed, [Staff Report] [Resolution] [Map] MRCA 12/5/2018



North Topanga canyon: acquisition of habitat connection parcels in the north-central Topanga Canyon watershed,[Staff Report] [Resolution] [Map] MRCA 11/7/2018



15 acres in Northeast Topanga Canyon: acquisition of APNs 4434-007-018 and 019 in the Santa Maria Canyon watershed [Staff Report] [Resolution] [Map] MRCA 12/5/2018

[Staff Report] [Resolution] [Attachment] SMMC 12/10/2018

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SANTA CLARITA VALLEY:

51 acres, former RV park: habitat and site restoration of the Robins Nest property, Soledad Canyon, unincorporated Los Angeles County. [Staff Report] [Resolution] [Map 1] [Map 2] MRCA 11/7/2018

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LA CITY PORTION OF SM MOUNTAINS:

Temescal Gateway Park safety and restoration improvements [Staff Report] [Resolution] [Attachment] MRCA 12/5/2018 [Staff Report] [Resolution] [Attachment] SMMC 12/10/2018

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AGOURA HILLS/INLAND SIDE OF SM MOUNTAINS:

Kanan and Agoura Road, SE corner: comment letter to the City of Agoura Hills on the Notice of Preparation of a Draft Environmental Impact Report for the AVE Project, [Comment Letter] [Resolution] [Attachment] [Map] SMMC 12/10/2018

150 acres: acquisition of Phase 4 of the Triangle Ranch project (portions of APNs 2063-005-013 and 2063-006-022), Medea Creek, [Staff Report] [Resolution] MRCA 11/7/2018

Peter Strauss Ranch. restoration of Woolsey Fire damage [Staff Report] [Resolution] [Attachment] [Map] SMMC 12/10/2018
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EAST SAN FERNANDO VALLEY:

1.2 acres along Pacoima Wash, improvements to El Dorado Park, City of Los Angeles. [Staff Report] [Resolution] [Attachment 1] [Attachment 2] SMMC 12/10/2018