Calendar

Listed below are upcoming SPON-relevant events and activities expected in the next few weeks.  Additional events can be found on the City’s online calendar and their agendas posting page (for best results on that page, select “All Years” and “All Meeting Bodies” — past City meeting materials are eventually moved to the “Archived Meetings” pages).

Items listed below for which notice has not yet been posted on the City website are based on “tentative agendas” distributed at meetings and while they may happen, the frequently don’t.

For past events and months, visit our YTD Listing.

February 2019

February 26 – City Council Meeting
Civic Center – Council Chambers  
(100 Civic Center Drive)

  • Agenda, when published, available here (usually by 4:00 pm on Thursday before meeting)
  • Insider’s Guide : City Manager’s preview of agenda items
    • 5:00 pm: City Council Study Session (tentative)
      • Update on City water supply and delivery system
    • 7:00 pm: City Council Regular Meeting (tentative)
      • Adoption of Flood Plain Management ordinance, ordinance amending Local Coastal Plan Implementation Plan and ordinance adopting zoning change to allow Harbor Pointe Senior Living
      • Introduction of residential street construction parking ordinance
      • Initiation of Zoning Code/ LCP Amendments Relating to Parking Regulations and Accessory Structures in Flood Hazard Areas
      • Approval of agreement with OCTA for taxi administration
      • Tentative Agreements with Newport Beach City Employees Association ( NBCEA) and Newport Beach Professional and Technical Employees Association ( NBPTEA)
      • Contract with Host Compliance for monitoring online advertising of short term rentals
      • Quarterly report on grants and donations
      • Six month extension of development agreement for Hoag Hospital growth
      • Revision to resolution creating General Plan Update Steering Committee, adding two new citizen members, bringing total to seven
      • Appointment to the Finance Committee
      • Appeal of Planning Commission’s denial of permit for tattoo studio in CdM

February 28 @ 3:00 pm – Zoning Administrator Hearing 
City Hall, 100 Civic Center Drive – Corona del Mar Conference Room (Bay E-1st Floor)

  • Agenda, when published, available here
    • Annual review of Newport Country Club (tennis club) Development Agreement
    • Comprehensive Sign Program for apartment complex at 1 Baywood Drive
    • Four Coastal Development Permits
    • Three condominium maps

March 2019

March 6 @ 6:00 pm – General Plan Update Steering Committee meeting
Friends Room  (Central Library, 1000 Avocado)

  • Look for agenda here
  • The second meeting of the General Plan Update Steering Committee is expected to focus on:
    • Developing Request for Proposals for a consultant for the “listen and learn” (public outreach) phase of the process, only.
    • Discuss merits of Council appointing larger citizens General Plan Advisory Committee before completion of “listen and learn.”

March 7 @ 6:30 pm – Planning Commission
Civic Center – Council Chambers (100 Civic Center Drive)

  • Agenda here (when available, generally on Friday before meeting)
    • City staff’s Annual Status Report (Planning Activity PA2007-195) on the state of the City’s General Plan Update Implementation Program and its progress on the Housing Element goals.
    • Waiver of Council Policy L-6 for encroachments at 3100 Breakers Drive.

March 8 @ 9:00 a.m. – California Coastal Commission
California African American Museum, Los Angeles

  • Agenda here
  • Item 9a on Friday is a hearing on the question of whether the City’s approval of a Residential Permit Parking Program (RP3) for the Finley Tract in West Newport raises substantial issues of compliance with the Coastal Act

March 12 – City Council Meeting
Civic Center – Council Chambers  
(100 Civic Center Drive)

  • Agenda, when published, available here (usually by 4:00 pm on Thursday before meeting)
  • Insider’s Guide : City Manager’s preview of agenda items
    • 4:00 pm: City Council Study Session (tentative, topics to be announced)
    • 7:00 pm: City Council Regular Meeting (tentative)
      • Appointment of two additional citizen members to  General Plan Update Steering Committee
      • Appeal of reconfiguration of “Newport Marina,” adjacent to Bay Shores gated community (continued from February 12 Item 16)

March 20 @ 2:00-3:00 pm – John Wayne Airport Quarterly Noise Meeting
JWA Eddie Martin Admin. Bldg. (3160 Airway Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92626)

March 21 @ 6:30 pm – Planning Commission
Civic Center – Council Chambers (100 Civic Center Drive)

  • Agenda here (when available, generally on Friday before meeting)
    • Mesa Drive Townhomes at 20462 Santa Ana & 1501 Mesa Drive (PA2017-218)

March 26 – City Council Meeting
Civic Center – Council Chambers  
(100 Civic Center Drive)

  • Agenda, when published, available here (usually by 4:00 pm on Thursday before meeting)
  • Insider’s Guide : City Manager’s preview of agenda items
    • 4:00 pm: City Council Study Session (tentative)
      • Topics to be announced
    • 7:00 pm: City Council Regular Meeting (tentative)
      • City staff’s Annual Status Report (Planning Activity PA2007-195) on the state of the City’s General Plan Update Implementation Program and its progress on the Housing Element goals.

May 2019

May 11 @ 9:30 am to noon – SPON 2019 Annual Meeting
Environmental Nature Center, 1601 16th Street, Newport Beach

  • Tentative program: The Newport Bay Conservancy (their 50th Anniversary)

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