On Thursday, Half Moon Bay Mayor Naomi Patridge and Vice-Mayor Bonnie McClung went before the California Coastal Commission to argue the case for a house project on Terrace Avenue. Judging by the posts on the various online forums this project has become something of a sore point for those on the Coastside who favor development.
Montara Fog presents the relevant portion of the Coastal Commission’s hearing so that coastsiders can judge for themselves what transpired.
Click on the links below to view the videos. A full length version is available at the end.
Introduction and Commission’s summary:
Lawyer Consultant for the Applicant makes his case:
Mayor Patridge defers to McClung; Vice-Mayor McClung speaks for Half Moon Bay: Quicktime
George Muteff wears a suit! (Like I should talk…)
HMB Planning Commissioner Tom Roman gives it a shot:
Additional citizen voices: Quicktime
lawyer consultant rebuts: Quicktime
The Commission ponders
and votes and the application is withdrawn: Quicktime
Videos by the California Coastal Commission
Photo-Illustration by Darin Boville