NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that at 9:00 a.m., Wednesday, October 7, 2020, the Santa Cruz Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO) will hold public hearings on the following items:
- “Navarra Drive/Bellflower Way Extraterritorial Service Agreement” with the City of Scotts Valley (LAFCO Project No. ESA 20-26): Consideration of an extraterritorial service agreement request for a single parcel to receive sewer services by the City of Scotts Valley. In compliance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), LAFCO staff has prepared a Categorical Exemption for this proposal.
- Resource Conservation District of Santa Cruz County (RCD) Service and Sphere of Influence Review: Consideration of a service and sphere review for RCD. In compliance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), LAFCO staff has prepared a Categorical Exemption for the service and sphere review.
- Policy Updates – Consideration of proposed modifications to LAFCO’s Special Districts Governance and City Incorporation Policies. The proposed changes may include several non-substantive changes, removal of outdated language, and further clarifications to reflect the Commission’s current practices.
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 by teleconference. Instructions to participate remotely are available in the Agenda and Agenda Packet.
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.
/s/ Joe A. Serrano
Date: September 15, 2020