Nine Sites of Importance for Nature Conservation have been identified in the Trust's draft plan
According to new scientific conclusions drawn by numerous independent scientists, including James Lannan and Ernest Brannon, the NMFS draft plan
violates the mandates of the ESA in several instances and, specifically, has three major problem areas that must be addressed before development of a functional policy can occur.
Revise the draft plan
per guidance from Durham City-County Planning Department staff; Hold up to two (2) informational public meetings during a public review and comment period; Attend up to two (2) HPC meetings to receive feedback.
Centered around three primary goals of invigorating the Bay Area economy, enhancing the environment and improving social equity, the draft plan
-- and a companion Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) -- establishes a blueprint for investing some $226 billion of local, regional, state and federal funds from 2010 through 2035.
SANTA CLARITA - A draft plan
intended to tally the region's water supply and demand for the next 25 years is being circulated online to encourage public comment, officials said Tuesday.
NEWHALL - The city's draft plan
to revitalize old Newhall into an ``urban village'' includes some 712 housing units added over 20 years - a potential groundswell of children local school administrators fear could bring back crowded classrooms.
The draft Plan
is about protecting what makes these areas unique and ensuring as many people from here and elsewhere get to enjoy them now and into the future.
Key elements of MTC's draft plan
include frequent consultation with citizen advisory panels; mail and e-mail notification of upcoming meetings, workshops and other forums; a robust Web site allowing the public to listen to live or archived meetings, and to comment on issues before the Commission; a team of agency staff dedicated to public outreach and assistance; a range of publications available free of charge; translation of printed materials into multiple languages; and translation services available upon request at MTC meetings.
The Planning Commission toured the area, held meetings and insisted that the community draw up some sort of draft plan
that could be agreed upon.
Copies of the abbreviated draft plan
are available for review at county Departments of Family and Children Services, Community Action Agencies, county health departments, home health agencies, Area Agencies on Aging, home energy suppliers and citizen organizations throughout the state.
The draft plan
is about achieving balanced outcomes that are genuinely respectful of cultural and natural values, while at the same time recognising that the TWWHA is an area to be used, celebrated and shared with the world.
The Draft Plan
highlights connectivity improvements at 21 regional transit hubs around the Bay Area, and identifies six specific focus areas: