Posts Tagged General Plan Update

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Monday December 12 2011

Council Agenda, Tuesday, Dec. 13th

Posted on 12/13/11 – Among the items on Tuesday’s agenda, which you can download by clicking here, are: Closed Session meeting to discuss negotiations with SMPOA, introduction of 2012 SMRFA Princesses and new Librarian Carolyn Thomas, and recognition of Chief Diaz as she retires from SMPD. Also on the agenda, in the Consent Calendar, is approval [...]

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Wednesday November 16 2011

GPSU Special Meeting Set for Sunday

The General Plan Steering Committee (GPSC) will hold a special meeting this Sunday, November 20, 2011, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., in City Council Chambers, located at 232 W. Sierra Madre Blvd. At this special meeting, the GPSC will review their “first-pass” changes to the 1996 General Plan, discuss the format of the General [...]

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Wednesday October 26 2011

Council Approves GPUSC Vision/Guiding Principles

Posted 10/25/11 – At Tuesday’s Council meeting, the Council, minus Josh Moran, while taking no formal action, agreed that the Vision and Guiding Principals as laid out for them were satisfactory fot hte General Plan Update Steering Committee to move forward.  The pu rpose of a Vision and Guiding Principles Report is to develop a [...]

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Thursday October 20 2011

City Council Agenda for Tuesday, October 25, 2011

To view the City Council Agenda for Tuesday night, click on the link… 10-25-2011 Agenda.   Some of the items on this weeks agenda: General Plan Update – Vision and Guiding Principles Report, consideration of extension of the UUT, awarding a contract for water main work on Mountain Trail, and replacement of Council member Mosca…

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Saturday May 07 2011

Busy Day Today in Sierra Madre

The Sierra Madre Volunteer Firefighters’ Association will hold its annual Pancake Breakfast at the Fire Station from 7am to 11am.  Cost is $5, and proceeds are used to help the SMVFA fund numerous philanthropic endeavors, including the recent Easter Egg Hunt, and the annual Christmas stocking giveaway on Christmas Eve.  Friends of the Library 49th [...]

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Friday May 06 2011

General Plan Update Forum Tomorrow

The City of Sierra Madre and the General Plan Update Steering Committee (GPUSC) will seek input from the public at a Town Hall Forum to be held at the Sierra Madre Fire Station from 1pm to 4pm this Saturday, May 7th.  The Fire Station is located at 242 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., right next to [...]

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Wednesday May 04 2011

City Hall/General Plan Committee are NOT Surveying by Phone

At last night’s General Plan Update Steering Committee (GPUSC) meeting, during public comment Councilmember MaryAnn MacGillivray asked about a telephone poll that many Sierra Madreans have been contacted about.  According to one member of the Steering Committe who has been polled, it is apparently conducted by a company from out of state, and asks questions that [...]

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Wednesday April 27 2011

May 7th to Be Busy Day in Sierra Madre

May 7th to Be Busy Day in Sierra Madre

Saturday, May 7th, turns out to be a busy day in Sierra Madre.   Here’s a list of what is scheduled for that day: Firefighters’ Pancake Breakfast The Sierra Madre Volunteer Firefighters’ Association will hold its annual Pancake Breakfast at the Fire Station from 7am to 11am.  Cost is $5, and proceeds are used to help [...]

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Tuesday April 26 2011

City to Host General Plan Update Town Hall Forum May 7th

City to Host General Plan Update Town Hall Forum May 7th

The City of Sierra Madre and the General Plan Update Steering Committee (GPSC) is seeking input from the public at a Town Hall Forum to be held at the Sierra Madre Fire Station from 1 pm to 4 pm on Saturday, May 7th.  The Fire Station is located at 242 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., right [...]

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Saturday March 05 2011

Public Hearing On Proposed Canyon Zone Tuesday

Item 2 on Tuesday’s City Council meeting agenda is a public hearing of the Proposed Canyon Zone – Ordinance No. 1313, amending portions of the General Plan land use map in and near the canyon, adding Chapter 17.30 to Title 17 of the Municipal Code establishing a residential canyone zone, amending the zoning map and amending [...]

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Tuesday March 01 2011

First Official State of the City Speech

First Official State of the City Speech

Photos and video below article The Sierra Madre Room was packed as the first State of the City speech began Monday, and even after the parents of the Sierra Madre School third graders left following their performance, there were still several dozen people on hand to listen as Mayor Joe Mosca spoke for just over [...]

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Wednesday February 09 2011

General Plan Steering Committee Meeting On Land Use Element This Sunday

A special meeting of the General Plan Steering Committee will be held this Sunday, February 13th, from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., in the City Hall Council Chamber, 232 W. Sierra Madre Blvd.   On the agenda for the day is the Land Use Element of the General Plan, which is the largest section in the [...]

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Wednesday February 09 2011

On-line Survey Available for the General Plan Update

The City of Sierra Madre is updating its General Plan.  A General Plan is a document which provides goals, objectives, policies, and a set of maps and diagrams affecting the physical development, social, economic, and environmental resources of the City.  The General Plan is a blueprint for what Sierra Madre will be for the next [...]

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Monday November 15 2010

General Plan Update Committee Hosts First Town Hall Forum

General Plan Update Committee  Hosts First Town Hall Forum

This editorial is the opinion of Bill Coburn, publisher of Sierra Madre News Net and 15 year Sierra Madre resident. It is not intended to reflect the views of any other person or entity with whom I am associated.   While I really had no idea what to expect, the meeting far exceeded any expectations [...]

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Friday July 30 2010

(7/30/10) Editorial – Council Gets Some Things Right, But Not All

This editorial is the opinion of Bill Coburn, publisher of Sierra Madre News Net and 15 year Sierra Madre resident. It is not intended to reflect the views of any other person or entity with whom I am associated. At Tuesday night’s City Council meeting, the City Council did the right thing by setting the [...]

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