Village Association Meeting
May 11 2017
Call to order 6:40- Ken Levin
Prior Minutes Approved April 11 - Melanie/ Karen
1. Report on West Marin Coastal Village Associations (WMCVA) working group- Karen Gray
The first meeting of the group met with full representation of the 9 Villages and
Ca. Coastal Commission
Sheriff Lt Pittman
Caltrans - Deputy Director
Supervisor Dennis Rodoni
States senator Mike McGuire
NPS - John Del Osso
The group has formed sub committees and will meet 3 more times this year
The sub committees are
1 Bicycles / Motorcycles
2. Signage/ Shuttles
2 Commons Working Group - Mike/ Pam/ Mark / Melanie
The group is working using consensus model. Last meeting group came to agreement on common values and agreement on use, referring to the Point Reyes Community Plan, the Commons Mission and County regulations.
There has been no progress on securing a lease at this time
Discussion of noise and using sound amplification at some events was discussed.
3. Caltrans Meeting- Chuck Eckart
Meeting was held at the Marconi Center.
In the process of EIR review.
Caltrans is accepting public comment.
Discussion at the meeting - requests to re- look at retrofit option.
Caltrans is listening to the community.
Discussion of the 4 alternative bridges Caltrans has proposed. Concerns about how big these structures are.
And questioning width proposal as excessive.
Discussion of impacts on Pt Reyes Animal Hospital , suggestion to invite Mary Whitney to next meeting.