CV Summer Movie in the Park on Aug 23, 2014

The final summer movies in the park this summer will be a showing of "Frozen" on August 23, 2014. See the Summer Park Concert Flier for complete information. Movies are at the CV Community Park on Townsgate, with the films shown at dusk (the movies are outdoors.) Early arrival is recommended to get a good location for your blankets and lawn chairs. There will be some entertainment and possible food service before the movie. If you have questions, call the CV Rec Center at 858-552-1616.

One Paseo Final EIR available, meeting scheduled

The Final One Paseo Environmental Report (EIR) has been released, and a Public Comment meeting scheduled. Councilmember Sherri Lightner has released the following statement (edited here for length, emphasis mine), saying: "On Thursday, August 28 at 7 p.m., the Carmel Valley Community Planning Board will be holding a meeting to discuss the One Paseo project Final Environmental Impact Report. Residents and business owners are encouraged to review the document at the Carmel Valley Library. If you provided comments on the Draft EIR, you should have received an email notification today. You will also be receiving via U.S. mail a CD of the final EIR. If you did not provide comments but would like a copy of the Final EIR on CD, please contact Martha Blake in Development Services at mblake@sandiego.gov and provide your name and complete mailing address. The CD will be sent to you via U.S. mail. As always, please feel free to contact my office if you have any questions or concerns, or if our office may be of assistance with any other issue. Best Regards, Sherri S. Lightner, Council President Pro Tem, District 1, City of San Diego."

Peñasquitos Canyon Electric Transmission Line Expansion

Laura Copic, our Neighborhood 10 representative on the Carmel Valley Planning Board, has asked me to post the following announcement. She would like community members to be aware of and be able to attend the public scoping meetings so that they can provide their input. For more information, please read the attached Sycamore-Peñasquitos Canyon Fact Sheet (PDF), or visit the Sycamore-Peñasquitos Canyon Project Web Site.

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) has filed an application to construct the Sycamore-Peñasquitos 230-kV Transmission Line Project (Proposed Project) with the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC). The Proposed Project is located in your community. The CPUC is currently reviewing SDG&E’s application, and Panorama Environmental, Inc. (Panorama) is a CPUC contractor assisting with California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) compliance. An overview fact sheet of the Proposed Project area is attached for your reference. Additional project information can be found at the CPUC Web page for the Sycamore-Peñasquitos Canyon Project:

http://www.cpuc.ca.gov/Environment/info/panoramaenv/Sycamore_Penasquitos/index.html.

The public scoping period will begin on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, and will end on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014. The CPUC welcomes comments on potential environmental issues and potential alternatives to the Proposed Project during the scoping period. Information about the methods for submitting comments is included in the attached fact sheet. Comments gathered during the scoping period will help inform the development of the Environmental Impact Report.

The CPUC will also conduct three public scoping meetings at the DoubleTree Golf Resort (14455 Peñasquitos Drive in San Diego) on the following dates, and your attendance is welcome at any of them:

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
Open house session: 6:30 p.m.
Brief presentation: 7:15 p.m.
Verbal comments starting at 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014
Open house session: 2 p.m.
Brief presentation: 2:45 p.m.
Verbal comments starting at 3 p.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014
Open house session: 6:30 p.m.
Brief presentation: 7:15 p.m.
Verbal comments starting at 7:30 p.m.

 

CV Summer Concert on Aug 3, 2014

On Sunday, August 3, 2014, the Carmel Valley Summer Serenades will feature Sue Palmer and her band performing their famous boogie-woogie show from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. The concerts are free to the public and we encourage you to bring your family and friends and enjoy an evening of music and dancing. Blankets, beach chairs, food and drinks are all part of the ambience that make these Sunday afternoon concerts fun for everyone! The concerts are held at the Carmel Valley Recreation Center (3777 Townsgate) in the Amphitheater by the parking lot. Find the full concert schedule at the Summer Serenades Concert Page (www.cvsd.com/summer-park-concerts), or call the CV Rec Center at 858-552-1616 or download the Summer Serenades Concert Flyer.

One Paseo EIR coming Friday, Aug 1, 2014?

We've heard the Final One Paseo Environmental Report (EIR) is going to be released this weekend, possibly Friday, Aug 1, 2014 (although it's been delayed before!) Also, the local Planning Board hearing will likely be on Thursday, August 28, 2014. Please plan on attending this important meeting.

Two CV Library Concerts in August 2014

Two programs are planned in August. Both are on Wednesday evenings from 7:00 to 7:45 p.m. The first is the Striano Piano Trio on Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The program will feature the Striano Piano Trio with pianist Joseph Valent, violinist Maya Ginsberg, and cellist Carol Tolbert. The program will include music by Debussy, Schubert, and Dvorak. It will last 45 minutes. The second show is on Wednesday, August 27 at 7:00 p.m. It will feature Dromia in a program of Balkan folk music. The trio, formed in 2008, plays folk music from Greece, Albania, Bulgaria, Macedonia, and Turkey, as well as Roma (gypsy) melodies from this region.The program will last 45 minutes. The Library is located at 3919 Townsgate Drive in Carmel Valley. For further information, see the CV Library Music Page, call (858) 552-1668 or see the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library website at www.carmelvalleylibrary.org.

CV Summer Concert on July 27, 2014

On Sunday, July 27, 2014, the Carmel Valley Summer Serenades will feature the band NRG from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. The concerts are free to the public and we encourage you to bring your family and friends and enjoy an evening of music and dancing. Blankets, beach chairs, food and drinks are all part of the ambience that make these Sunday afternoon concerts fun for everyone! The concerts are held at the Carmel Valley Recreation Center (3777 Townsgate) in the Amphitheater by the parking lot. Find the full concert schedule at the Summer Serenades Concert Page (www.cvsd.com/summer-park-concerts), or call the CV Rec Center at 858-552-1616 or download the Summer Serenades Concert Flyer.

CV Planning Board Agenda, July 2014

The Carmel Valley Community Planning Board will hold it's regular monthly meeting on July 24, 2014 from 7:00 to 10:00 pm at the Carmel Valley Library, 3919 Townsgate Drive. The July Agenda is attached. SPECIAL NOTE: One Paseo is NOT on this month's agenda. The Agenda includes information on the September 2014 Carmel Valley 5k Trail Run, and on the Urban Forestry Plan. Additional information can be found at the CV Planning Board Page on this site, or on the City's website at the Carmel Valley, San Diego Community Page.

CV Summer Concert on July 20, 2014

On Sunday, July 20, 2014, the Carmel Valley Summer Serenades will feature the Clay Colton Band. The band plays a diverse blend of classic, southern, and modern rock covers, folk and americana favorites, and rowdy country and Irish tunes. The concerts are free to the public and we encourage you to bring your family and friends and enjoy an evening of music and dancing. Blankets, beach chairs, food and drinks are all part of the ambience that make these Sunday afternoon concerts fun for everyone! The concerts are held at the Carmel Valley Recreation Center (3777 Townsgate) in the Amphitheater by the parking lot. Find the full concert schedule at the Summer Serenades Concert Page (www.cvsd.com/summer-park-concerts), or call the CV Rec Center at 858-552-1616 or download the Summer Serenades Concert Flyer.

CV Library Free Concert, July 9, 2014

July's free family music program sponsored by the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library will be presented on Wednesday, July 9 at 7:00 p.m. in the library's community room. It will feature pianist James Frimmer, mezzo- soprano Janelle DeStefano, and script writer and narrator Joanne Regenhardt in a program of the life and music of Manuel De Falla, the Saint of Cadiz. The program will last 45 minutes. The Library is located at 3919 Townsgate Drive in Carmel Valley. For further information, see the CV Library Music Page, call (858) 552-1668 or see the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library website at www.carmelvalleylibrary.org.