Natural Resources (California)

Natural Resources (California)

Position

Monitor and take action on land use, with particular emphasis on its development for housing of all types, in collaboration with LWVW committees on County Government and Environment, the Pace Land Use Law Center and local Leagues.

Action Alerts

Spring is here. Time for the Annual Wisconsin Conservation Congress Spring Hearings, which are a great opportunity for League members to have a voice.

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This page contains the reports and materials from our delegates who attended LWV California's 2019 Convention.

Position

The League supports treatment of a river basin, coordination of actions of governmental agencies, protection of flood plains from misuse and filling, elimination of water pollution and evaluation of the need for improvements.
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Event Date: 
Mar 28 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Event location: 

First United Methodist Church

                                                             EVENT CANCELLED

Event Date: 
Mar 14 2020 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Event location: 

Woodside Village Church

Meeting Cancelled due to the Coronavirus Emergency Declaration by the San Mateo County Health Department

County League Day

Position

We reaffirm that standards stated in our Land Use position apply to the waterway. We further support: 1. Free public access at appropriate intervals along the waterway; 2. Activities along the waterway should be non-polluting of land, water, and air; 3. Businesses near the waterway should be compatible with enjoyment of it.

Position

1. the premise that land is a finite resource and that land ownership, whether public or private, carries responsibility for stewardship; 2. land use planning and zoning that reflects conservation and wise management of resources; 3. identification and protection of areas of critical concern, including wetlands, shore lands, and unique scenic, historical and cultural sites; 4. acquisition of land for public use; 5. review of environmental, social, and economic impacts of major public and private developments including the Keweenaw National Historical Park, local historic districts, proposed parks and the U.S. 41 corridor; and 6. citizen access to the land use planning process.
News

Mark your calendars! The Natural Resources Committee will hold its Ninth Annual Climate Change Forum on March 28, 2020, from 9:00 a.m. to noon at the First United Methodist Church, 500 East Colorado Blvd., Pasadena.

Event Date: 
Apr 9 2020 - 12:00pm
Event location: 

Mariposa Hall

POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

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