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Posted on: September 16, 2020

City of Marina Issues Statement on CalAm Permit Withdrawal at Coastal Commission

The evening before the Coastal Commission’s long-awaited hearing on CalAm’s proposed Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project, CalAm has pulled its coastal development permit applications and requested that the special hearing be cancel...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

The California Coastal Commission Special Hearing, Scheduled for Thursday, September 17, 2020 is CAN

The Special Hearing scheduled for Thursday, September 17, 2020 is cancelled. The project applicants have withdrawn their permit application and there WILL NOT be a hearing.

You may read the withdrawal letter here.

The press release on the Coastal Commission...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

Cal Am Desalination Project

Coastal Commission to consider Cal Am Desalination Project at its Meeting September 17, 2020. 

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Citizen WiFi Access to view the Meeting

The public can use free WiFi access to view the mee...

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Posted on: September 8, 2020

City Adopts an Urgency Ordinance Requiring Masks to be Worn inside and outside in Business Disses

The City of Marina has adopted an a new emergency order adopting the California Department of Public Health’s guidance for the use of face coverings to be enforceable by administrative citation within the City of Monterey. As of today, September...

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Posted on: August 13, 2020

Outdoor Business Uses in Marina

The City wishes to work with local businesses to provide basic guidelines to help them to stay open while protecting public health and safety.  In an effort to help businesses meet the requirements of the Monterey County Health Department with re...

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Posted on: August 7, 2020

Nominees for Public Office for November 3, 2020 Election

Kathy Yaeko Biala, Council Member, District 2

Brad Imamura, Council Member, District 2

Cristina Medina Dirksen, Council Member, District 3

Leslie "Les" Martin, Council Member, District 3

Gail Morton, Council Member, District 3

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Posted on: July 24, 2020

Marina City Council abates business license fee penalties until Nov. 1, 2020

To support local businesses, the City Council has authorized an abatement of the Marina Business License Penalties until November 1, 2020.  In other words, the normal delinquency penalties which begin to accrue if a license is not paid by July 31...

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Posted on: July 9, 2020

State Order Issued for Monterey County

The state health officer has issued an order for Monterey County which imposes new restrictions as part of statewide actions to slow the spread of coronavirus.

This order will take effect Wednesday, July 8th and remain in effect for at least three weeks. T...

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

Watch the Educational Webinar on Marina District Elections

On Thursday, June 18th, Registrar of Voters Claudio Valenzuela and the County of Monterey Elections Department team provided a presentation on the how the new district-based elections impact the residents of Marina.  The video of this presentatio...

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Posted on: June 17, 2020

Monterey County to Reopen Expanded Personal Services Business Sectors on June 19th

On June 12th, Governor Gavin Newsom released COVID-19 Industry Guidance for Expanded Personal Services such as esthetician, skin care, cosmetology, electrology, nail salon, body art, tattoo parlor and piercing services. The Governor’s purpose is...

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Posted on: June 12, 2020

Monterey County Health Officer Rescinds Short-Term Lodging Order

On April 24, 2020, the Monterey County Health Officer issued an order allowing short-term lodging for limited purposes, including lodging in support of COVID-19 containment and mitigation measures and lodging for persons temporarily relocated to provide e...

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Posted on: May 30, 2020

Dine-in Restaurants, Hair Salons, Barber Shops & Places of Worship Allowed to Open with Protocols

The California Department of Public Health has approved and posted the Monterey County COVID-19 County Variance Attestation Form which will allow Monterey County to advance into expanded Stage 2.

Expanded Stage 2 allows the following to open in Monterey Co...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Guidance Links for Reopening Restaurants in Monterey County

The Monterey County Environmental Health Bureau announces that information is available through the Monterey County Health Department website to guide businesses in their planning efforts to reopen for dine-in services in Monterey County while we await ap...

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Posted on: April 13, 2020

Participate in the 2020 Census!

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Please remember to participate in the 2020 Census. It takes ten minutes to complete the questionnaire, and your participation ensures Marina receives its fair share of federal funds for education, infrastructure, and healthcare in the coming decade. Visit...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

City of Marina Public Meeting Participation Changes

The City of Marina is taking additional steps by employing new public meeting participation and agenda setting practices to further slow the spread of COVID-19. These new practices are being implemented starting with the March 17, 2020 Council Meeting. Pu...

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

Marina takes delivery of a New Rosenbauer Avenger Type One Fire Engine!

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In July of 2018, the Marina City Council approved the purchase of a Rosenbauer Avenger Type One Fire Engine. Rosenbauer is one of the World’s premier manufactures of Fire Department Apparatus. As a result, the Marina Fire department has taken de...

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Welcome to Marina Joby Aviation!

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On December 17, 2019 the Marina City Council approved a ground lease with Joby Aviation that will allow them to build an initial 55,000 square foot structure at the Marina Municipal Airport for the development of its electric vertical takeoff and landing ...

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Posted on: December 10, 2019

City Council Approves District Elections Ordinance

On December 3, 2019, the City Council voted to approve an Ordinance Establishing a By-District Election Process in Four Council Districts.  This Ordinance adopts Map 109c as the map that implements these four Council Districts.  

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Posted on: November 5, 2019

Coastal Commission Staff Report Published for Cal Am Project

(Marina, CA, November 5, 2019) – The California Coastal Commission released the findings of an Independent Hydrogeological Review of the potential groundwater impacts from Cal Am’s proposed desalination project. Coastal Commission staff noted that the Rev...

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Posted on: January 24, 2018

Downtown Vitalization Specific Plan

The Planning Commission will meet Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 6:30 pm in the Marina City Council Chamber to discuss the baseline conditions of the draft Plan. Following the Planning Commission meeting, staff will commence preparation of the environmental ...

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