Street Resurfacing – Over the next four weeks, streets in the Temple Hills and Arch Beach Heights areas will receive a protective coating of slurry seal. Residents will be notified by door hanger seven days in advance of street closures. Project scheduling information is posted on the City’s website at the following link: http://www.lagunabeachcity.net/cityhall/pw/resurface.asp.
Field Maintenance and Park Closures – Annual maintenance and turf renovations at Riddle Field began on Monday, December 8. The field will remain closed through February 1, 2015. Maintenance at Bluebird Park will begin on Monday, December 22. The grass area will be closed for two weeks and will re-open on January 5, 2015. If you have any questions, please call Alexis Braun, Recreation Supervisor, at (949) 497-0762.
Appointment of Nancy Balmer-Csira to Zoning Administrator - I am pleased to announce the appointment of Nancy Balmer-Csira to the permanent position of Zoning Administrator. Nancy has been employed in the Zoning Division since 2003 when she was first hired as a consultant. She was appointed as a full-time Senior Planner in 2004 and a Principal Planner in the Zoning Division in 2007. Since the retirement of Liane Schuller this past February, Nancy has served as the Acting Zoning Administrator and done an outstanding job. She has a background in architecture and is a registered architect in California. Her skills and experience are well suited for the Zoning Administrator position and working closely with architects, designers and the Design Review Board to serve the community. Nancy is also a resident of the City of Laguna Beach.
City Hall Closed on Friday after Christmas and New Year’s - This year the Christmas and New Year’s holidays fall on Thursday, December 25, and Thursday, January 1. City Hall will be closed on the holidays and the following days on Friday, December 26, and Friday, January 2. Essential public safety services will still be operating.