The California Coastal Commission December Meeting is in Santa Cruz Wednesday March 11 2020 thru Friday March 13 2020.
The Public is Encouraged to attend.
The March 2020 meeting of the Coastal Commission will proceed as scheduled.
The California Coastal Commission reports that “staff are closely monitoring emerging information regarding the spread of the Coronavirus Disease in California and are following the recommendations of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH). ”
The California Coastal Commission March 2020 Meeting Location
Hilton in Scotts Valley is located 6001 La Madrone Drive in Santa Cruz
Contact Phone :(415) 407-3211 (active during meeting only)
The California Coastal Commission rotates their monthly meetings throughout the State of California.
Your voice can be heard at the California Coastal Commission Meeting.
If you have any concerns about California Beach issues you may address the Commission.
General Public Comment Rules
Public comments will be heard at 9:00am for items not on the agenda, for no more than 30 minutes.
For those unable to attend the early comment period, there may be additional comment time available later in the day.
Note: Comments made during the general public comment period regarding matters pending before the Commission do not become part of the official record for those matters.
You can read the items now and submit online public comments to SouthCoast@coastal.ca.gov.
Presentations on Wednesday March 11 2020
Wednesday March 11 2020 Features Items on the North Central Coast and the Central Coast District
Informational Briefing on Marine Mammal Research
Briefing by Brandon Southall, Southall Environmental Associates, Inc., on research on the effects of anthropogenic noise on marine mammals.
Proposed Discussion Items on Wednesday March 11 2020 Include:
9:00am: Public Comments For Non Agenda Items For (30) Minutes
County of Humboldt Cannabis Personal Use Cultivation Certification Review
County of Humboldt Cannabis Dispensaries Certification Review
City of Santa Barbara Desalination Facility Improvements
Pacifica State Beach Parking Fee Program
Santa Cruz Housing
City of Pacific Grove LUP Update and IP Certification
Avila Beach: Port San Luis Harbor Repair and Maintenance
Santa Cruz: Soquel Creek Water District Pure Water Project
Santa Cruz Beach Management Plan
Carmel Area Wastewater Treatment Plan Upgrades
Public Hearings Include
City of Pismo Beach LCP Amendment
City of Pacific Grove LCP Certification Permit and Appeal Jurisdiction Map
Thursday March 12 2020 Highlights
Features Orange County and San Diego
Friday March 13 2020 Highlights
Sea Level Rise Adaptation Planning Presentation
Los Angeles County and South Bay Area
California Coastal Commission Mission
The mission of the California Coastal Commission is to protect, conserve, restore, and enhance environmental and human-based resources of the California coast and ocean for environmentally sustainable and prudent use by current and future generations.
The Commission holds monthly public meetings of three to five days in length in different locations throughout the state.
The Commission meetings provide an opportunity for the Coastal Commissioners to take public testimony and to make permit, planning, and other policy decisions.
Prior to each meeting, Commission staff collects and analyzes information pertinent to meeting agenda items and prepares written staff reports with recommendations for Commission action.
These staff reports are available for public review, by contacting the appropriate Commission office. Some
elected staff reports are also available electronically by means of a link from the Commission’s
For more information please visit California Coastal Commission.
You can watch the California Coastal Commission Meetings at California Coastal Commission Meeting Live Stream
* Any announcements regarding Commission actions will be made in public after the conclusion of the closed session.
Any announcements will also be posted on the Commission’s online agenda.
Wednesday April 15 2020 thru Friday April 17 2020: Oxnard
Oxnard City Hall Council Chambers is located at 305 West 3rd Street
Wednesday May 13 2020 thru Friday May 15 2020: Newport Beach or Huntington Beach
Wednesday June 10 2020 thru Friday June 12 2020: Rohnert Park
Graton Resort & Casino is located at 630 Park Court
Wednesday July 8 2020 thru Friday July 10 2020: San Diego
Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina is located at 2051 Shelter Island Drive
Wednesday August 12 2020 thru Friday August 14 2020: South Central California Location TBD
Wednesday September 9 2020 thru Friday September 11 2020: San Luis Obispo
Wednesday October 7 2020 thru Friday October 9 2020: California Northern Coast TBD
Wednesday November 4 2020 thru Friday November 6 2020: San Diego
Wednesday December 9 2020 thru Friday December 11 2020: California North Central District