California Local Boating News
SAN DIEGO — There are more than two dozen marinas in San Diego Bay, Mission Bay and Oceanside. Not all boats navigate into any one of those marinas by way of sea.
LONG BEACH — The establishment of a Queen Mary Task Force could help Long Beach become a more attractive destination for tourists and regional visitors.
SANTA BARBARA — The wife of a Santa Barbara boater received a phone call the afternoon of May 23 of news that a matching kidney donor had been found for her husband, Scott Burns.
VENTURA — A draft California Coastal Commission letter urging the California Energy Commission to consider alternative plans for AES Southland’s proposed power plant upgrade was adopted, July 8.
MARINA DEL REY — Continue Marina del Rey’s 50th birthday celebration with the 39th annual Old Fashioned Day in the Park, July 26 at Burton Chace Park.
More than 50 volunteer certified scuba divers and 30 landside volunteers helped remove more than 3,000 pounds of trash during the spring Dana Point Harbor Underwater Cleanup, May 9.
SANTA ANA — The Orange County Board of Supervisors unanimously agreed to continue a cooperative agreement with the city of Newport Beach to manage select moorings in the bay.
VENTURA — The public’s only pedestrian and vehicular access to a public marina and shipyard is one step closer to being demolished and replaced.
NEWPORT BEACH — State, regional and city officials will be meeting with local boaters, boatyards and marinas later this month to discuss a copper reduction proposal for Newport Bay.
NEWPORT BEACH — Cheyenne is on the verge of wearing out its welcome as a deadlocked Newport Beach Harbor Commission failed to reach a consensus of whether the catamaran should be allowed to remain in the bay.
AVALON — Catalina Island’s only city hopes to take advantage of the surrounding ocean to address its diminishing water supply and drought-like conditions.
MARINA DEL REY — One year has passed since the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a $15.5 million design-build contract to upgrade and renovate Anchorage 47 in Marina del Rey.
REDONDO BEACH — Local boaters participated in the Boating Safety Day event at King Harbor on Saturday, June 13 at Moonstone Park.
Beaches in Orange and San Diego counties covered in red tuna crabs.