News Briefs


Applications for Coastal Act Exemption now available

Applications for exemption from the California Coastal Act are now available at . Anyone who believes that his or her project is exempt from the California Coastal Act (CA Public Resources Code Section 30610 and CA Code of Regulations Section 13250) may submit a form. Return completed applications to the Planning Division on an appointment basis only Monday – Wednesday and Friday from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. Call 310.456.2489 x245 to schedule an appointment.

TreePeople volunteers wanted

Anyone interested in becoming a leader for TreePeople’s planting and restoration projects is invited to a free training session. Training is on Jan. 31 at 9 a.m at Coldwater Canyon Park, 12601 Mulholland Dr. in Beverly Hills. The session will teach volunteers about safety, ecology, planting techniques, restoration procedures and leading a planting event.

To register or learn more, please call Alma Schwartz at TreePeople, 818.623.4879.