County of Santa Cruz

Rio Del Mar Flats Ballot Results

Rio Del Mar Flats Ballot Results

The County of Santa Cruz (“County”) initially secured grant funding for the construction of a pump station that would have been used with the objective of preventing frequent flooding and rainfall ponding in the Rio Del Mar Flats area. In order to obtain the grant funding, the County needed to provide an additional funding source to cover the cost of ongoing operation and maintenance services for the pump station. The County considered forming an Assessment District as a possible solution.  On August 24, 2021, the Board conducted a public hearing where they heard objections and protests and directed the Elections …

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Rio Del Mar Flats Ballot Tabulation

Rio Del Mar Flats Ballot Tabulation

The County of Santa Cruz (“County”) is considering forming an Assessment District to fund the ongoing operation and maintenance for the prospective pump station in the Rio Del Mar Flats area. In this post, CivicMic shares a Rio Del Mar Flats ballot tabulation update and meeting information for residents to watch the ballots being counted. Rio Del Mar Flats Ballot Tabulation The Rio Del Mar Flats ballot tabulation will be conducted during the virtual Public Hearing on August 24th, 2021 at 9:30 AM. The ballot tabulation will begin around 10:45 AM. Below is the telephone and Zoom login information for …

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Community Meeting Video

Rio Del Mar Flats: Community Meeting Video

The County of Santa Cruz hosted a virtual Rio Del Mar Flats meeting on July 27, 2021, via (Zoom) and telephone, to discuss the Rio Del Mar Flats Stormwater Project and the proposed formation of a benefit assessment district to finance the construction and fund the ongoing maintenance and operations of a new pump station in the Rio Del Mar Flats area. In this post, CivicMic shares the Rio Del Mar Flats community meeting video. Rio Del Mar Flats Community Meeting Video   Looking for just the data? Click the button to visit our data center for this project. Santa …

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Rio Del Mar Flats Update

Rio Del Mar Flats Update

The County of Santa Cruz (“County”) has secured grant funding for the construction of a pump station that would be used to prevent frequent flooding and rainfall ponding in the Rio Del Mar Flats area. To obtain the funding, the County must provide an additional funding solution to cover the cost of ongoing operation and maintenance services for the pump station. The County is considering forming an Assessment District as a funding solution for operation and maintenance. In this post, CivicMic shares a Rio Del Mar Flats update from the County. Rio Del Mar Flats Update The County has received …

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Stormwater Project FAQ

Stormwater Project FAQ

The County of Santa Cruz (“County”) has secured grant funding for the construction of a pump station with the goal of alleviating issues resulting from frequent flooding and rainfall ponding in the Rio Del Mar Flats area. In order to obtain the funding, the County must provide a funding solution for the ongoing operation and maintenance services for the pump station. The County is considering forming an assessment district as an ongoing source of funding for operation and maintenance. In an effort to adequately inform the residents of Santa Cruz about this process, CivicMic provides answers to the most commonly …

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Engineer's Report for Rio Del Mar Flats

Preliminary Engineer’s Report for Rio Del Mar Flats Assessment District

The County of Santa Cruz has proposed the construction and operation of a stormwater pump station to reduce water ponding in the Rio Del Mar Flats community.  The County has secured grant funding for the construction of the pump station. However, in order to retrieve the funds and proceed with construction, funding for ongoing operations and maintenance of the pump station must also be secured.  The County has proposed the formation of the Rio Del Mar Flats Assessment District (“Assessment District”) as an ongoing source of funding for operations and maintenance. In part of the initial stages of the formation …

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