By law, the District is required to notice the public regarding projects that meet California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) standard for public notification. The District also notifies the public about meetings where the public can learn and comment on projects or items of District Business.
Notice of Preparation: Redwood Cabin Removal Project
(Posted June 9, 2021)
The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District (Midpen) issues this Notice of Preparation (NOP) to announce preparation of an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the Redwood Cabin Removal Project. The Redwood Cabin is located in the La Honda Creek Open Space Preserve and is eligible for listing on the California Register of Historical Resources. Midpen will prepare an EIR for the Project to satisfy the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) (Public Resources Code Section 21000 et seq.) and will serve as the lead agency for CEQA compliance. In accordance with CEQA Statute and Guidelines (Guidelines) Section 15082, the purpose of this NOP is to describe the Project, identify potential environmental effects and invite interested parties to comment on the scope and content of the EIR (CEQA Guidelines Section 15082[b]).
Public Review and Comment Period: Wednesday, June 9, 2021 – Friday, July 9, 2021
Virtual Public Scoping Meeting: Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at 7 p.m.
Notice of Availability of a Final Program Environmental Impact Report for the Proposed Wildland Fire Resiliency Program (SCH# 2020049059)
The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District (Midpen) is the Lead Agency, pursuant to the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), for the Wildland Fire Resiliency Program (Program) Final Program Environmental Impact Report (EIR). Adoption and implementation of the WFRP by Midpen is considered a discretionary action and is, therefore, subject to CEQA. Midpen has prepared the Final Program EIR for the Program to satisfy the requirements of the CEQA (Public Resources Code Section 21000 et seq.). The Final Program EIR (SCH# 2020049059) is now available for review.
Midpen will hold a public hearing on May 12, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. In accordance with public health shelter-at-home orders, all Midpen board meetings will be held via Teleconference ONLY. The meetings may be viewed online.
There are no rentals available at this time.
Parking Citations - Proof of Indigence
In compliance AB 503 and AB 2544, Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District has adopted standards for the types of documentation are required to prove an individual is “indigent” for the purposes of payment of parking citations. Requirements for Proof of Indigence
On an as needed, on-going basis, Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District will be disposing of surplus personal property by public auction, eBay, sealed bid, or other appropriate method of disposal. More information can be found at www.govdeals.com and www.1stcapitolauction.com.