Esperanza Hills Meeting Results
The County opted to postpone the decision and meeting on Esperanza Hills. Hills For Everyone challenged that the County violated the Brown Act by not posting the agenda 24 hours in advance of the meeting with proof. This gives us more time to submit concerns about the project.
Mudslide Closes 91 Freeway
Fires, steep hillsides, and rain -- a recipe for trouble? The 91 Freeway was closed this morning due to a mudslide that spanned all eastbound lanes. Reports indicate the mud came from the unstable burn areas (of Chino Hills State Park).
Esperanza Hills Hearing - 12/17
The County has just published a notice of public hearing at the Planning Commission for the Final EIR of the proposed Esperanza Hills project above Yorba Linda. The hearing is at 1:30 PM on Wednesday, December 17.
Join Hills For Everyone on Friday, December 19th between 5 and 8 PM for an easy night out, great meal, and proceeds that benefit our Stop Madrona efforts. Supporters must bring the flyer to have us get credit for the meal.
Saying Thank You to Bren
Check out this Voice of OC article on the recent donation of 2,500 acres of land by Donald Bren and The Irvine Company. Canyon advocate Gloria Sefton nails it... it isn't often the conservation community gets to say thanks to a developer.
Chino Hills State Park Fire
A brush fire caused by an arsonist burned 45 acres in Bane Canyon. Fire crews were on scene quickly and limited the blaze. They stayed overnight to mop up.