A VERY Busy Week Ahead In Costa Mesa
OK, listen-up! Next week, beginning on Saturday, is going to be a very busy time in Costa Mesa. Here's a brief rundown of official events happening in our fair city. I'll cover each in detail with individual reports. Here goes...
SATURDAY, MARCH 11, 2017
Groundbreaking Ceremony for Fire Station #1
At 10:30 a.m. there will be a groundbreaking ceremony for the re-build of Fire Station #1 at the site at the corner of Royal Palm and Adams Avenue. Here's the announcement:
MONDAY, MARCH 13, 2017
Planning Commission meets for a regular meeting
The Costa Mesa Planning Commission meets beginning at 6:00 p.m. in City Council Chambers for a meeting that includes three (3) public hearings - all small lot developments. Read the agenda HERE.
TUESDAY, MARCH 14, 2017
New Senior Commission Meets For The First Time
The Costa Mesa Senior Commission meets at 9:00 a.m. at the Costa Mesa Senior Center, 695 W. 19th Street, for the first meeting of this re-constituted group. The business on the agenda, HERE, is to elect officers of this new group, then apparently have a presentation on the Goals and Objectives.
Costa Mesa Police Chief Rob Sharpnack, in conjunction with Mika Community Development and Vanguard University, invites Costa Mesa residents to attend a Town Hall at which Sharpnack will discuss the state of the police department, Costa Mesa crime statistics and community safety, with a Q&A portion. This event begins at 6:30 p.m. on the Vanguard University campus, Heath Academic Center (#26 on the above site plan) in Room 109.
Parks and Recreation Commission Study Session
The new Costa Mesa Parks and Recreation Commission will hold a Study Session, HERE - the first such meeting I can remember for this commission - beginning at 6:00 p.m. in Conference Room 1A at City Hall in which they will discuss the Open Space Master Plan of Parks and Recreation, HERE, and provide direction to staff on updating that 14-year old document. Public Comments will be taken at the beginning of this meeting, limited to two (2) minutes per speaker.