Village Laguna Endorsements for Laguna Beach 2016 Election[Verna Rollinger lost in her bid for City Council. Laura Parisi won her bid for re-election as City Treasurer. Measure KK failed. ]
Village Laguna wrote letters in support of California Coastal Commission‘s Director, Dr. Charles Lester. [The Director was removed from office.]
Village Laguna supported our City Council in its bid to get help with utility undergrounding. We sent a letter to the governor to encourage passage of SB 1463 [On Saturday, September 24, 2016, Governor Brown vetoed Senate Bill 1463]
Village Laguna worked diligently with other community members to confine Short Term Housing units to commercial zones. Enforcement will be ongoing.[8/30/2016 Laguna Beach City Council again voted 5-0 to finally confirm the ban on short term lodging in residential zones.]
Village Laguna sent letters in opposition to the Governor’s By Right Housing Proposal. [This initiative failed, but another initiative, Assembly Bill no. 2501, Chapter 758, an act to amend Section 65915 of the Government Code relating to housing, was approved by the Governor on Sept. 28, 2016.]
Village Laguna sent a letter to City Council expressing reservations about the content and utility of a Community Survey.