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Channel Islands Harbor to Host Holiday Food & Toy Drive

The Ventura County Harbor Department is teaming up with the Harbor & Beach Community Alliance (HBCA) to spread holiday cheer this season by hosting the first Holiday Food & Toy Drive from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on December 12, 2020 at Fisherman’s Wharf. The Holiday Food & Toy Drive will benefit Food Share of Ventura…

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2020 Parade of Lights Canceled Due to COVID Concerns

The annual Parade of Lights at the Channel Islands Harbor in Oxnard has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic and concerns for spectators, the Ventura County Harbor Department announced. The 2020 Parade of Lights, which has taken place for 54-years, had been scheduled for Saturday, December 12.  The only time the event has been…

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Channel Islands Harbor Survey to Help With Future of the Harbor

Ventura County residents and visitors are encouraged to take a short survey to share their Channel Islands Harbor experience and help recommend ways to improve the Harbor as part of a visioning process. The survey can be taken by visiting these links: (English) https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ChannelIslandsHarborVisioning (Spanish) https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ChannelIslandsHarborVisionando The Channel Islands Harbor Visioning Process is being led…

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Channel Islands Farmers Market to Open on Wednesdays

Channel Islands Harbor residents and visitors seeking fresh fruits, vegetables, fish and other items at the Channel Islands Harbor Farmers Market as an alternative to grocery stores are in luck. The market, historically open on Sundays, will now be open on Wednesdays from 1 p.m.to 5 p.m. starting in late October or early November. The…

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Dredging at Channel Islands Harbor Scheduled to Start in October 2020

Navigating the Channel Islands Harbor will continue to be safe and downcoast beaches will receive an influx of much-needed sand thanks to a dredging project that will soon be underway. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is on schedule to start dredging the Channel Islands Harbor in mid-October 2020. Equipment will be staged at the…

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Sargent Town Planning To Facilitate Visioning Process at Channel Islands Harbor

The County of Ventura is pleased to announce that it has selected a distinguished team of urban planning consultants to lead a public visioning process for the future of Channel Islands Harbor, which is owned and operated by the County of Ventura. Senior Principal at Sargent Town Planning, David Sargent, said his team is honored…

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