Come to NC Roundtable Thurs, Sept 14 in SM

We hope you had a good summer and that you will join us for our first North County Roundtable meeting of fall 2017.

The agenda is below. 

Please join us on September 14 and please let me know if there are other issues that need to be discussed at this meeting.

Ken Hough
SBCAN Executive Director
[email protected]

SBCAN North County Roundtable

Thursday, September 14, 2017, 6 PM

Cornerstone Community Room, 705 S. McClelland 

(next to the Discovery Museum), Santa Maria, CA


  1. Call to Order by Janet Blevins; Introductions; Agenda Review (5 min.)
  2. OFF Fossil Fuels for a Better Future Act (HR 3671). Alena Simon will report on this House Resolution, which would set a goal of 100% renewable energy by 2035.  (10 min.)
  3. Rancho La Laguna. This mid-county proposal to subdivide a 4,000-acre ranch into 13 lots for luxury estates was denied by the County Planning Commission in April and the Board of Supervisors upheld the denial on August 29. (5 min.) 
  4. The Community Research Project of the Santa Maria Valley.Jane Baxter will report on the formation of this new project. (10 min.)
  5. Status of 750+ Unconventional Oil Wells Proposed for East Cat Canyon. (10 min.)
  6. DACA and Related Immigration Matters. (10 min.)
  7. Bailey Avenue Corridor Annexation. (5 min.)
  8. OASIS Community Center in Orcutt. (10 min.)
  9. The Neighborhoods: Proposed New Housing Near Rancho Maria Golf Club. (10 min.)
  10. Open discussion about other items of interest. All (10 min.)
  11. Suggestions for next month’s agenda (October 12).  (5 min.)