Beach-Edinger Corridor Projects Need Traffic Gridlock Resolution

By Ed Kerins The Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on the Murdy Commons mixed-use project, at Edinger and Gothard, EIR and site plan on Feb. 8. Comments on the Beach-Warner mixed-use project EIR are due by Feb. 22. The levels of development intensity fall within the approved Beach-Edinger Corridor Specific Plan (BECSP) provisions …

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Proposed Vans Skate Park

 On Jan. 18, 2011, the Redevelopment Agency approved an Exclusive Negotiation Agreement with Vans to develop a world-class skate park near Center Street and Gothard. This agreement allows the Agency/City to exclusively negotiate the terms and conditions of a Development Agreement with Vans. If the proposed skate park is developed, it would include the construction …

School Board approves solar site that will obscure Historic Landmark

School Board approves solar site that will obscure Historic Landmark By Angela Rainsberger The Dwyer Solar Group (DSG) and supporting community members are in favor of solar power for the HB City School District, but they are strongly opposed to any “front of the school” location for the giant 138’-long by 32’-deep by 13’-tall, carport-style …

Farley, Shaw receive endorsement

The board fully realizes four open seats will be filled in the Nov. 2 election and that four new resident-orientated council members are needed to change the current 'development-at-any-cost' philosophy of the current city council," wrote Ed Kerins, the group's vice president in the newsletter.