CBG

The Cannon Beach City Council continued discussions at its work session Tuesday on the language of the ordinance having to do with the community’s sand dunes.

The council had voted earlier this month not to continue to allow grading of the dunes for views, as previously reported in The Gazette.

Jeff Adams, the city’s community development director, said in an email Wednesday: “The Council gave direction at their work session last night to continue to refine the language to the Comprehensive Plan and Zoning Ordinance amendments to strike all aspects of ‘grading for view.’”

Adams also said: “(The council) asked the City Attorney to research and give a written opinion on whether they would need to have a Foredune Management Plan if they allow only ‘remedial grading’ for structures inundated by the movement of sand and ‘preservation grading’ for blow-outs, erosion and to maintain public access.

“(The council) set their next work session for November 19 and I promised to have a new set of drafts and our Attorney’s opinion for their review,” he said. “I would expect the 19th to be their last work session and then they would move into final deliberation.”

0
0
0
0
1

Online Poll

Are you following the House's impeachment hearings against President Donald Trump?

You voted:

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.