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Fire destroys boat at Martinez Marina

Fire destroys boat at Martinez Marina

| November 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – Flames exploded from a commercial fishing boat at the Martinez Yacht Harbor boat launch at about 10:15 p.m., Nov. 15. A man, a woman and a dog were reportedly aboard the Take Five, when an explosion was heard and a rapidly moving fire consumed the flybridge of the 34-foot Silverton vessel. Witnesses […]

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Marina Trust Lands Use Plan moves on to City Council

Marina Trust Lands Use Plan moves on to City Council

| September 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – The City Planning Commission and Council’s Marina Subcommittee approved the Marina Trust Lands Use Plan (TLUP) with no changes, recommending the City Council do the same. The Council is scheduled to hold its first public review of the plan on Sept. 18 and will likely vote on the existing Marina TLUP at […]

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Council subcommittee checks Marina Trust Lands Plan today

Council subcommittee checks Marina Trust Lands Plan today

| September 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – Today, a 9:00 a.m. meeting of the city council’s Marina Sub-committee is open to the public, but there will be no votes or major decisions made. Mayor Rob Schroder and Councilman Mark Ross are the committee members who will review the public draft of the Marina Trust Lands Use Plan (TLUP) before […]

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Opportunities, problems found at marina land use workshop

Opportunities, problems found at marina land use workshop

| July 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – There was a good turnout, plenty of ideas, clarification of regulatory limits, and costs at the first public workshop focused on the Martinez Trust Lands Use Plan (TLUP) for the Marina area. Among new use suggestions were enhancing the popularity of kite flying and windsurfing, add a restaurant and/or a cafe, paid […]

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Martinez Marina planning workshop tonight

Martinez Marina planning workshop tonight

| July 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – Tonight there is a community workshop/meeting to find out what the public would like to have or do at the Marina. The City must create a Martinez Trust Lands Use Plan (TLUP) for 68-acres contiguous to the waterfront and submerged lands. Parcels of land in that area are owned by East Bay […]

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Martinez marina expenses stable, revenues higher since dredging

| October 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – The Martinez Marina has experienced an upswing in its revenues and has stabilized its expenses since the city dredged the area in 2017, Jim Haynes, chief executive officer of Almar Marinas, said Tuesday. In California, Almar Marinas manages the Oakland, Treasure Isle, Marina del Rey, Westport, Peninsula Yacht and Bahia marinas, in […]

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Swap meet, compost giveaway at Martinez Marina Saturday

| March 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – Martinez residents can browse vendors’ tables Saturday at the Martinez Marina during the Marina Swap meet. At the same time, they also can get free compost given away through Republic (Allied Waste) Services. An eclectic array of vendors will be selling items at the Swap Meet, an annual event. Free compost is […]

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