The Cambrian

Public Meetings

Unless indicated, all meetings are open to the public. Some are available for later viewing on Charter Cable channel 21. Check


State Coastal Commission. 9 a.m. Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors’ Chambers, 701 Ocean St., Santa Cruz. (831) 427-4863. Thursday agenda includes: Determine whether Army Corps of Engineers’ planned drilling of test holes and installation of test wells for the purpose of conducting water quality and quantity tests on the beach south of the Santa Rosa Creek mouth needed for planning a Cambria Community Services District desalination plant are consistent with federal and state laws and eligible for an exclusion from preparation of an environmental impact statement. Friday agenda includes: Appeal of county permit with conditions for the SDS Family Trust to remove existing public accessway, remodel a home and build a barn west of Highway 1 adjacent to Pacific Ocean along Harmony Coast near Cayucos.


County Planning Commission. 8:45 a.m. Board of Supervisors Chambers, County Government Center, 1055 Monterey St., San Luis Obispo. 781-5600. Agenda includes: Proposed AT&T cell-tower facility at 202 Monte Cristo Road, a former Air Force Base, about 1 mile south of Cambria and 1 mile west of Highway 1, expanding use of an existing 270-foot-tall steel radio tower. On TV: Cablecast on Charter Cable channel 21, replayed at 6 p.m. Thursday and Monday.


2nd District Supervisor Bruce Gibson. 4 to 5 p.m. Cambria Library, 900 Main St. 781-5450. Informal Cambria office hours, open to all.

North Coast Advisory Council. 6:30 p.m. Rabobank Conference Room, 1070 Main St., Cambria. Agenda includes: Appoint council candidates and elect officers; consider proposals to add cell antennas to tower at Cambria Air Force Station; amending Coastal Zone Land Use Ordinance on transitional, supportive and emergency housing; demolishing old bridge and construct new one at Santa Rosa Creek and Ferrasci Roads; discuss Army Corps of Engineers’ pre-desalination test wells beneath sand just south of Santa Rosa Creek; update on proposed eucalyptus-removal project on about a half-acre of Fiscalini Ranch Preserve.


Coast Unified School District Board of Trustees. 7 p.m., Old Cambria Grammar School, 1350 Main St. 927-3880.