Ramona Community Planning Group, 7 p.m., Ramona Library Community Room, 1275 Main St. Among agenda topics: presentation on Barnett School playground project, traffic congestion at Starbucks’ drive-through at Main and 13th streets, consideration of parking restrictions for commercial area at 225 Eighth St., and reconsider group’s approval of AMCAL affordable housing — if motion to reconsider is approved, new information will be presented. Also on agenda, updates on Santa Maria Creek cleanup, LED billboards, Park Land Dedication Ordinance priority list, and SANDAG Coordinated Plan on transit in Ramona, along with report on SDG&E wood pole to steel pole project. More: 760-445-8545.
Transportation and Trails Subcommittee of the Ramona Community Planning Group, 7 p.m., Ramona Community Center, 434 Aqua Lane. Concerns regarding congestion caused by Starbucks’ drive-through at Main and 13th streets and impacts to traffic waiting to turn onto 13th, consider time zone or other parking restrictions for commercial area at 225 N. Eighth St. to allow for loading vehicles for businesses — limit request is from Main Street to alley on Eighth Street.
Residents will have an opportunity to comment on public transportation when San Diego Association of Governments holds an outreach meeting at the Ramona Senior Center on Monday, Oct. 14, from 3:30 to 5 p.m.
The meeting is one of a series of public meetings that the agency is conducting to discuss updates to the region’s coordinated Public Transit-Human Services Transportation Plan.
Ramona Community Planning Group, 7 p.m., Ramona Library, 1275 Main St. Among agenda topics: county staff report on San Vicente Road Improvement Project trail divider revision; State Route 67 and Highland Valley/Dye Road intersection project report; Caltrans Route 67 Median Barrier Feasibility Study; Santa Maria Creek cleanup letter to wildlife agencies; update on Park Land Dedication Ordinance priority list; county zoning ordinance amendment related to signs in public right of way; parking prohibition on I Street near day care for special needs children; report on Montecito Ranch at Planning Commission; and reports on Ramona Village Design Group and Design Review Board.
Thursday, Aug. 29
Ramona Design Review Board, 7:30 p.m., Ramona Community Center, 434 Aqua Lane. AMCAL multi-family housing review, signage for 99¢ Only Store®, design review standards, sign violations, and Ramona Village Design Group update.
Monday, Aug. 26
Ramona West End Fire Safe Council and Country Estates Community Relations Department Wildfire Workshop, 6:30 p.m., Ramona Oaks Park, 25341 Pappas Road. Topic: “Wildfire! Is Your Home Ready?” “Be Ember Prepared” video, safety demonstrations. Free. More: email@example.com or 760-445-8545
Thursday, Aug. 15
Ramona Unified School District Board, 7 p.m., Wilson Administrative Center, 720 Ninth St. Among agenda items: District’s unaudited actuals as of June 30, report on standardized testing, administrative leadership team compensation agreement, employee union reports, superintendent’s report, trustees’ reports, district policy revisions. More: ramonausd.net.
A revised tentative map with road modifications for the Montecito Ranch project will go before the county Planning Commission on Friday, Aug. 16.
The commission meets at 9 a.m. in the County Operations Center Conference Center Hearing Room, 5520 Overland Ave., San Diego.
Montecito Ranch, a 935.2-acre project for 417 single-family homes, an 8.3-acre active park, an 11.9-acre historic park and 571.2 acres of biological open space, is planned to be built one mile northwest of the Ramona Town Center, south of State Route 78 and west of Ash Street. The supervisors approved the original vesting tentative map Aug. 4, 2010.
Tuesday, Aug. 13
Ramona Municipal Water District Board, 2 p.m., Ramona Community Center, 434 Aqua Lane. More: rmwd.org.
Thursday, Aug. 15
Ramona Unified School District Board, 7 p.m., Wilson Administrative Center, 720 Ninth St. More: ramonausd.net.
Thursday, Aug. 1
Ramona Community Planning Group, 7 p.m., Ramona Library Community Room, 1275 Main St. Among agenda items are: Montecito Ranch revised map, county zoning ordinance amendment for signs in public right of way, Santa Maria Creek Cleanup letter to send to wildlife agencies, report on meeting with SDG&E regarding wood-to-steel pole replacement project covering 14 miles between Ramona and Santa