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Two moderately injured after high speed crash on the 101

Two moderately injured after high speed crash on the 101

City of San Buenaventura Water Commission

City of San Buenaventura Water Commission

By Daniel Cormode Agenda Item 3 to the City of San Buenaventura Water Commission Meeting of 22 March 2016 contains a recommendation for approval of the final draft of the Water Resources Net Zero Policy Ordinance.  The basis for the water resource net zero fee Is contained in an attached Evaluation of a Water Resource Net […]

Venoco files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Venoco files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Pacific Coast Business Times . Venoco, the Denver-based oil and gas company with substantial operations in the tri-county region, has filed a pre-packaged Chapter 11 bankruptcy after agreeing with lenders to slash $1 billion in debt.   Venoco said March 18 that it reached an agreement with its senior lenders on a restructuring agreement. The […]

No Right to Rent? Cities barring property owners from renting out

No Right to Rent? Cities barring property owners from renting out

Editor’s note: This has also been a big regional issue, especially in the beach areas: Silverstrand & Hollywood Beaches, Mandalay Bay/Seabridge/Westport, Mandalay Shores and Pierpont Beach and of course Ojai, referenced in the linked article. Homeowners, beware. Property rights advocates say the right to rent is being threatened at the local government level, as cities across […]

Santa Paula City Council: Citizens and Diplomats

Santa Paula City Council: Citizens and Diplomats

By Sheryl Hamlin The March 7, 2016 Santa Paula City Council Meeting included presentations and Public Comments on a wide range of topics related to the community and the county. No action is to be taken on these items, but they may yield further study, staff action or a future agenda items. Presentations Ruben Zaragosa […]

Santa Paula Council: Money, Taxes and East Area I Tax and Timeline

Santa Paula Council: Money, Taxes and East Area I Tax and Timeline

By Sheryl Hamlin After several public presentations and commentary, the Santa Paula City Council attended to the business portion of the meeting on March 7, 2016. Recurring themes were money, taxes and East Area I, whose revenue benefit is at least twelve (12) years away, according to Mayor Hernandez. Item 10 A. Adoption of Wastewater […]

Santa Paula Mayor Martin Hernandez running for VC Dist. #3 Supervisor

Santa Paula Mayor Martin Hernandez running for VC Dist. #3 Supervisor

Santa Paula Historic Hardison Home: Planned Development of 53 Homes

Santa Paula Historic Hardison Home: Planned Development of 53 Homes

By Sheryl Hamlin Williams Homes of Santa Clarita, California hosted an informational meeting at 1226 Ojai Road from 4 to 6 pm on March 3, 2016 to show neighbors and interested parties their plans to develop the historic Hardison property. The project was named “Rosewood” because the original owner loved to raise roses. The following […]

Foster Park Wellfield Water Production Estimate Errors

Foster Park Wellfield Water Production Estimate Errors

By Daniel Cormode

Ventura City Council: State of the City presentation

Ventura City Council: State of the City presentation

By George Miller The presentation was about how good Ventura is and how the City government wants to raise taxes to keep it that way Last night’s main act at the (2-29-16) Council meeting was Ventura Mayor Erik Narasenko’s first “State of the City” address, entitled “Invest in Ventura, Now and For a Strong Tomorrow.” […]