Toll Road Hearing... Meeting on the 22nd
- Since I haven't seen anyone post this information, I'm copying an
email that went out from Nancy Kenyon below.
Toll Road Hearing
Toll Road Public Hearing Scheduled for Monday, Sept. 22, 2008
The proposed Foothill-South toll road in Orange and San Diego Counties
is one of the most environmentally destructive and unnecessary
transportation projects in California history. The road would run 4
miles down the length of San Onofre State Beach, effectively
destroying the interior of the park and the San Mateo Campground. It
would also run right through protected habitat in the Donna O'Neil
Conservancy and drive endangered species toward extinction.
Earlier this year, at a momentous public hearing in Del Mar, the
California Coastal Commission determined that the toll road was
inconsistent with the federal Coastal Zone Management Act. The toll
road agency has appealed this decision to the federal Secretary of
After much delay, the Commerce Dept. has finally scheduled a public
hearing once again in Del Mar.
Please attend the hearing, along with your friends, family, and neighbors.
We need to show how many people care about the state park and its
Date: September 22, 2008
Location: O'Brien Hall at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, 2260 Jimmy Durante
Blvd, Del Mar, CA 92014
Time: 10:30 AM 8:30 PM (suggest arrival by 10 AM)
Parking: On-site available at $9
Relax and travel by free chartered bus
For further info, contact Robin Everett
and let her know your location.
Sea & Sage Audubon