"Electronic Building Plan Review" Workshop

The City of Laguna Beach will be hosting an "Electronic Building Plan Review" workshop on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, from 1:30 – 3:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, 505 Forest Avenue. Architects, designers, engineers, residents, agents and commercial building owners are invited to attend.

Village Entrance Public Workshop
7/11/2014  The City will hold a community workshop to discuss the Village Entrance Project on Wednesday, July 16, at 6:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers. The purpose of the workshop is to provide an overview of the updated project concept and seek feedback on specific elements and features, such as the historic sewer digester, car ports and Laguna Canyon Road median.

City Hall Exhibition
7/3/2014  On Wednesday, July 2, an exhibit was installed at City Hall highlighting the works of Laguna Plein Air Painters Association members. The exhibit can be viewed Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and will be on display through Friday, August 15, 2014.

Removal of Temporary Trailers From Main Beach Has Begun
4/25/2014  The temporary lifeguard headquarters trailers were removed from Main Beach this week. Repairs to the surrounding grass area will be occurring over the next few days. In the next few weeks, the new public restrooms will be opened and the temporary restroom trailer will be removed.

Compost Giveaway in May
4/25/2014  The annual compost giveaway event will be held on Saturday, May 3, 2014, from 8:00 a.m. to noon at the Act V Lot located at 1900 Laguna Canyon Road. In appreciation of the recycling efforts by Laguna Beach residents, 40 tons of compost will be made available for pickup by residents. The compost is provided by our contract solid waste hauler, Waste Management of Orange County and their green waste recycler, Tierra Verde Industries. Residents will have the option to select either the new “drive-through” service or the self-service to pick-up the compost. Limited quantities of bagged compost will be available to residents using the drive-through service. There will be a limit of four bags per household. Residents opting to self-serve the compost will be provided with empty sand bags, which residents can fill with compost. There will be a limit of six bags per household. Residents are reminded to bring gloves and shovels. Distributions are on a first-come, first-served basis.

Banner Competition
3/28/2014  At its meeting on March 24, 2014, the Arts Commission reviewed 23 submissions to the Banner Competition. The Commission selected four designs by artists Judy Baker, Al Esquerra, Ashley Keene and Jeffrey Skarvan.