NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that at 9:00 a.m., Wednesday, February 3, 2021, the Local Agency Formation Commission of Santa Cruz County (LAFCO) will hold public hearings on the following:
- “Central & Aptos/La Selva Fire Consolidation” (LAFCO Project No. DC 20-02): Consideration of the protest results following the completion of a protest hearing held on January 6, 2021. The protest hearing was part of the consolidation process following the approval of the fire consolidation on November 4, 2020.
- “Blakeridge Lane/Blake Avenue Extraterritorial Service Agreement” with the City of Watsonville (LAFCO Project No. ESA 20-33): Consideration of an extraterritorial service agreement request for a single parcel to receive water services by the City of Watsonville. In compliance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), LAFCO staff has prepared a Categorical Exemption for this proposal.
- “County Service Area 60 Dissolution” (LAFCO Project No. DDI 21-02) – Consideration of a dissolution involving CSA 60 (Huckleberry Island) in accordance with Government Code Section 56036. State law requires mandatory dissolutions of inactive special districts, such as CSA 60. In compliance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), LAFCO staff has prepared a Categorical Exemption for this proposal.
Due to COVID-19, this meeting will be conducted as a teleconference pursuant to the provisions of the Governor’s Executive Orders N-25-20 and N-29-20, which suspend certain requirements of the Ralph M. Brown Act. Members of the public are encouraged to observe the shelter-in-place order and participate remotely. Instructions to participate remotely are available in the Agenda and Agenda Packet on the LAFCO website (www.santacruzlafco.org).
During the meeting, the Commission will consider oral or written comments from any interested person. Maps, written reports, environmental review documents and further information can be obtained by contacting LAFCO’s staff at (831) 454-2055 or from LAFCO’s website at www.santacruzlafco.org. LAFCO does not discriminate on the basis of disability, and no person shall, by reason of a disability, be denied the benefits of its services, programs or activities. If you wish to attend this meeting and you will require special assistance in order to participate, please contact the LAFCO office at least 48 hours in advance of the meeting to make arrangements.
Joe A. Serrano
Date: January 13, 2020