VIDEO. Bathrooms will have on-time locks (to keep people out after dark) with panic hardware (so you can get out easily). First project from the Parks Master Plan.
VIDEO. Imagine 1-200,000 people living on the Coastside!?! CalTrans and San Mateo County were “tunnel vision” about freeways and wanted to put a six lane bypass over Montara Mountain in the 50’s and 60’s. CalTrans liked their freeways so much that they changed the professional conclusions of their staff for the EIR. Professional biologists said […]
VIDEO. After 6 hours of respectful and productive listening and discussion, the following are the top 5 priorities for the City Council for the next 1-3 years: Affordable Housing Emergency Prep Traffic Demand Management Sustainability $15 Minimum Wage City of HMB Council and Staff Priority Strategy Workshop from mdragony on Vimeo. Watch the retreat […]
VIDEO. As many of you know, the evening of March 12 brought significant traffic delays to many frustrated residents of Half Moon Bay and the greater Coastside. The unexpected closure of the Tom Lantos Tunnel on Highway 1 required Coastside residents who use that route to take Highway 92 instead. However, on 92 there was planned […]
VIDEO. There are 71 allocations for 2019. Jill Ekas, the HMB Community Development Director, has signed 17 so far, all outside downtown. Currently, 47 are allocated downtown and 24 outside of downtown. Only 6 are left for outside downtown Jill suggests transferring half of the downtown allocations to outside downtown. This move is to accommodate […]
ARTICLE / VIDEO (podcast). Each city and county is required to prepare a Housing Element Annual Progress Report (APR) on the status of implementation of the jurisdiction’s housing element. The APR must be prepared using forms and definitions adopted by the California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD). >>> See AGENDA Jill Ekas, Community […]
ARTICLE. Last week, we had a 60KD (60,000 volt) transmission line that had an insulator that cracked (there are usually a few on each transmission line). Due to our location with the salty air, which speeds up the corrosion of the equipment, and rough storms the insulator broke. When one cracks, you must replace them […]