Casa Sirena Project Update
The Public Works Amendment (PWPA6) adopted by the Board of Supervisors on March 22, 2016 was approved by the California Coastal Commission on July 14, 2016 and the Notice of Impending Development (NOID) was approved on June 8, 2018. Construction permits are ready to be issued pending resolution of a few minor items.
Brighton Management is in a Lease Option Agreement with the County of Ventura to replace the hotel and restaurant. After receiving California Coastal Commission approval of the project, Brighton Management is waiting for finalization of a street vacation from the City of Oxnard, the resolution of grading and Fire Department protection issues. Demolition of the old hotel is expected to start in Fall of 2018. The Lease Option Agreement calls for a 205-room hotel and a 5,000 + square foot restaurant. Meeting space will be contained within the hotel.
Fisherman's Wharf Project Update
Update posted 12/21/2017
On June 14, 2016, the Board of Supervisors approved Public Works Plan Amendment #7, which allows for development of a mixed-use project at Fisherman's Wharf. The proposed Public Works Plan Amendment #7 is posted online, along with the Consideration of Environmental Factors. Click here to view reports. This Public Works Plan Amendment #7 was submitted to the Coastal Commission staff on August 17, 2016 for review. This submittal is also found online. On September 6, 2016, a letter was also forwarded to the City of Oxnard requesting that they conform their LCP to the City's adopted 2030 General Plan for zoning at the Fisherman's Wharf area. Discussions among the California Coastal Commission, the City of Oxnard, and the County regarding this project are ongoing.