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14:00 21 October 2020
ECHO Fair Housing Tester Training, Wednesday, October 21
08 September 2020
Draft 2019 CDBG Annual Report Available for Review

Draft 2019 CDBG Annual Report Available for Review

The City of Monterey has prepared its 2019-2020 draft Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) for Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Funds.

 The Report contains the following information:

  1. Financial data on revenues, activities, expenditures and accomplishments in programs for the following households: a) Very Low Income; b) Low income; c) Moderate-income.
  2. Narrative reports comparing the relationship of community needs and the use of funds to the objectives in the City’s Consolidated Plan for Housing Programs.

Due to COVID-19, City offices are currently closed to the public. This draft Report will be available for review beginning September 8, 2020 at the following City web pages: monterey.org, monterey.org/planning, monterey.org/housing

Public Input: The public is invited to attend a public hearing on Tuesday, September 15, during the City of Monterey Council meeting, to comment on the draft report. Additionally, the public is invited to address comments in writing to Grant Leonard, Administrative Analyst, 580 Pacific Street, Monterey CA 93940. The deadline for receiving written comments is September 24, 2020 by 5:00 p.m.

Report: 2019-2020 Draft CAPER

03 September 2020
Notice of Intent to Adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration, Greenbelt Fuel Reduction Project

Notice of Intent to Adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration, Greenbelt Fuel Reduction Project

NOTICE OF INTENT TO ADOPT A MITIGATED NEGATIVE DECLARATION

September 3, 2020

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Monterey has prepared a Mitigated Negative Declaration, pursuant to the requirements of CEQA, for the Greenbelt Fuel Reduction Project.

The proposed Mitigated Negative Declaration and Initial Study, as well as referenced documents, are available for review on the City website at: https://www.monterey.org/Services/Community-Development/Planning and by appointment at the City of Monterey, Planning Office, Colton Hall, 1st Floor, 570 Pacific Street, Monterey, CA 93940. To make an appointment, contact Christy Sabdo at the email address below.

In accordance with time limits mandated by State law, written comments on this Mitigated Negative Declaration and Initial Study will be accepted from: September 3, 2020 through October 5, 2020.

A public hearing for this project will be held on: October 27, 2020

Notice of Intent | Initial Study 

19 August 2020
ADU Survey Results (Accessory Dwelling Units) also called Granny Units, and ADU Webinar Series, Sep. 2020

ADU Survey Results (Accessory Dwelling Units) also called Granny Units, and ADU Webinar Series, Sep. 2020

The ADU Survey Results are now available at https://monterey.org/Portals/0/Reports/CommDev/20_0810-ADU-Survey-Results.pdf 

We know it can be difficult to fully understand some of the terms used and the possible implications on your neighborhood. After you have reviewed these results, feel free to give us a call at (831) 242-8732 if you have questions or more comments. We will try to respond to each and every call within the same business day. We need to hear from you!

The Monterey City Council is scheduled to hear a presentation with more details of the survey results at the September 1, 2020 Council Meeting. Agendas are posted at least 24 hours in advance at isearchmonterey.org.

Also, please see the following information about upcoming webinars, available in English and Spanish - REGISTER HERE

Associated Email sent on August 19, 2020

09 April 2020
Notice of Intent to Adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration - Community Hospital of Monterey Peninsula (CHOMP) Carmel Hills Professional Center Parking Lot Expansion

Notice of Intent to Adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration - Community Hospital of Monterey Peninsula (CHOMP) Carmel Hills Professional Center Parking Lot Expansion

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Monterey has prepared a Mitigated Negative Declaration, pursuant to the requirements of CEQA, for the Community Hospital of Monterey Peninsula (CHOMP) Carmel Hills Professional Center Parking Lot Expansion.  The proposed Mitigated Negative Declaration and Initial Study, as well as referenced documents, are available for review on the City website at: https://www.monterey.org/Services/Community-Development/Planning and by appointment at the City of Monterey, Planning Office, Colton Hall, 1st Floor, 570 Pacific Street, Monterey, CA 93940. To make an appointment, contact Chris Schmidt at the email address below.

In accordance with time limits mandated by State law, written comments on this Mitigated Negative Declaration and Initial Study will be accepted from April 9, 2020 through May 8, 2020.

A public hearing for this project will be held on May 26, 2020

Notice of Intent | Initial Study

For more information, please contact Senior Associate Planner Chris Schmidt at schmidt@monterey.org.

 

13 February 2020
Request for Proposals

Request for Proposals

*ADDENDUM TO RFP* The Addendum to the RFP may be viewed here: Addendum - Monterey Regional Compatible Use Plan RFP

The City of Monterey is accepting proposals for a Compatible Use Plan for the Presidio of Monterey, Naval Support Activity Monterey, Defense Manpower Data Center Monterey Bay, Fort Hunter Liggett and Camp Roberts.  Proposals are due no later than Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. to the City of Monterey Planning Office – 580 Pacific Street, Monterey, CA 93940 and must meet all requirements listed in the Request for Proposals. The Request for Proposals may be viewed on the City website here: Request for Proposals for a Compatible Use Plan (Formerly Joint Land Use Study - JLUS)

For any questions or concerns, please contact Community Development Director Kimberly Cole at (831) 646-3759 or cole@monterey.org.

15 October 2019
Notice of Public Hearing before the Historic Preservation Commission

Notice of Public Hearing before the Historic Preservation Commission

The Historic Preservation Commission will review the following item at the November 14, 2019 Historic Preservation Commission meeting:

Recommend that the City Council Adopt the Alta Mesa Context Statement and Reconnaissance Survey.  Exempt from CEQA (Section 15308)

Date and Time of Meeting: November 14, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.

Meeting Location: City Council Chambers, Few Memorial Hall of Records, Pacific & Madison Streets, Monterey, CA 93940 (Please refer to the final agenda to confirm the time and date of this public hearing.)

Anyone wishing to address this matter may appear in person at the time and place noted above, or submit their comments in writing to the Planning Office, City Hall, Monterey, CA 93940 on or before the hearing date.  If you have any questions regarding this notice or if you would like to review the survey, please contact Senior Associate Planner Chris Schmidt of the Planning Office at (831) 646-3885.

The Alta Mesa Historic Context Statement and Reconnaissance Survey may be viewed here: Alta Mesa Historic Context Statement and Reconnaissance Survey

17 September 2019
Notice of Intent to Adopt a Negative Declaration - Old Capitol Site

Notice of Intent to Adopt a Negative Declaration - Old Capitol Site

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Monterey has prepared a Negative Declaration, pursuant to the requirements of CEQA, for Old Capitol Site General Plan Amendment to Park and Open Space and Zoning Map Amendment to Open Space.

The proposed Negative Declaration and Initial Study, as well as referenced documents, are available for review at the City of Monterey, Planning Office, Colton Hall, 1st Floor, 570 Pacific Street, Monterey, CA 93940 and on the City website at: https://monterey.org/Services/Community-Development/Planning.  In accordance with time limits mandated by State law, written comments on this Negative Declaration and Initial Study will be accepted from:

September 17, 2019 – October 21, 2019

Extended Notice of IntentNotice of Intent | Initial Study

For more information, please contact Community Development Director Kimberly Cole at (831) 646-3759 or cole@monterey.org.


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