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Project Summary

As part of the City of Hermosa Beach’s efforts obtain a certified Local Coastal Program, the City has obtained a grant from the California Coastal Commission to conduct technical studies and develop a draft Coastal Land Use Plan and Implementation Plan that covers a range of topics from sea level rise, overnight accommodations, and parking resources. 

Over the past 18 months, the City has hired a technical consultant to assist in evaluating our current parking resources and programs and evaluate opportunities to improve the availability of parking resources in the Coastal Zone in a manner that balances coastal access requirements with efficient use of the City’s limited land resources and achievement of the City’s economic development and mobility goals.

Project Schedule & Community Meetings

  • Community Stakeholder Meetings - September 12 and 19, 2019
  • City Council Study Session - October 2, 2019
  • Planning Commission Discussion - October 15, 2019
  • City Council Study Approval: Anticipated December 2019

Project Documents & Files