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Planning Commission eyes capital improvement program Wednesday

| May 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

Martinez Planning Commission will meet Wednesday in a special session to determine whether the city’s five-year capital improvement program conforms with the General Plan. A staff report said most projects consist of rehabilitation or maintenance tasks that don’t require a finding of General Plan consistency. However, the city’s practice is to send the Capital Improvement […]

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Envision Contra Costa 2040 community meeting

Envision Contra Costa 2040 community meeting

| April 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Join a conversation about the future of your community and of Contra Costa County. The County is updating its General Plan and Zoning Code – a project called “Envision Contra Costa 2040” – setting a path for the future of conservation and development in the unincorporated county for the next twenty years. To kick off […]

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Envision Contra Costa 2040

| April 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

The General Plan outlines the County’s goals for physical growth, conservation, and community life in the unincorporated area, and contains the policies and actions necessary to achieve those goals. County staff members use the General Plan to guide decisions about zoning, permitted development, provision of public services, and transportation improvements. Contra Costa County’s current General […]

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Council considers JFA settlement, animal control amendments, general plan reports

Council considers JFA settlement, animal control amendments, general plan reports

| July 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – Martinez City Council will decide tonight whether to borrow $4 million to pay for retroactive costs stemming from the dissolution of the Pleasant Hill-Martinez Joint Facilities Agency, ending a long-standing dispute whether its employees worked for the city, and whether the agency existed at all. In addition, the Council will take public […]

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Planning Commission recommends Council approval of General Plan, Housing Element reports

| May 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – Martinez Planning Commission is sending the annual reports on implementation of the city’s General Plan and its Housing Element to the Martinez City Council for acceptance. Christina Ratcliffe, Community and Economic Development director, and Contract Planner Brian Millar sent the 2017 reports to the Commission, which conducted a public hearing Tuesday to […]

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Planning commission rules land by complies with General Plan

| April 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – The city’s proposal to purchase of a building on Escobar Street that would be demolished so the site could be used for parking complies with the Martinez General Plan, the Martinez Planning Commission decided Tuesday. The building sits at 821 to 825 Escobar St., and is surrounded by a parking lot. Its […]

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