YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION MOVING ON ACCESSORY STRUCTURES

The Town of Yucca Valley has recently received requests to build guest houses and casitas on residential properties with single family homes, as well as to build garages between the house and the street. Because the town’s development code does not address any of the issues associated with the number

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION TAKES UP CASITAS AND GUEST HOUSES

The Town of Yucca Valley has recently received requests to build guest houses and casitas on residential properties with single family homes. Because the town’s development code does not address any of the issues associated with guest houses, the planning commission will discuss the issue at its meeting tonight. Managing

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION LOOKS AT 5-YEAR PLAN TONIGHT

At tonight’s meeting of the Yucca Valley Planning Commission, the commissioners will be asked to review and adopt the five-year capital improvement plan. The meeting starts at 6 p.m. in the Yucca Room of the Yucca Valley Community Center.

YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION APPROVES JOSHUA SPRINGS EXPANSION

In a presentation last night that Yucca Valley Planning Commissioner Chair Steve Whitten called “death by PowerPoint,” the Planning Commission heard the history of the original 1995 application for a conditional use permit by the Joshua Springs Calvary Chapel. Over the years, the permit application has been modified extensively. Last

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNERS LOOK AT JOSHUA SPRINGS EXPANSION TONIGHT

A church expansion project and model homes are on the agenda of tonight’s meeting of the Yucca Valley planning commission. Managing editor Tami Roleff fills in the details… At tonight’s meeting of the Yucca Valley Planning Commission, commissioners will be asked to approve a request by Joshua Springs Calvary Chapel

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION TO APPROVE SHORT TERM RENTAL ORDINANCE

The final approval of the Yucca Valley town ordinance regulating short term vacation home rentals is on the agenda for the Yucca Valley Planning Commission tonight. Managing editor Tami Roleff checks the agenda… At tonight’s meeting of the Yucca Valley Planning Commission, the consent agenda includes the draft ordinance for

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION DENIES RECONSIDERATION OF MARIJUANA BAN

The Yucca Valley Planning Commission made a few tweaks to the short-term vacation rental ordinance, changing quiet time hours to 8 p.m. to 8 a.m.; requiring (removable) signs with 24-hour contact information; and requiring a minimum age of 21 for renters of short-term rentals. The ordinance will now go to

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION: REVISIT MARIJUANA BAN, SHORT TERM RENTALS

The Yucca Valley Planning Commission meet tonight. Managing Editor Tami Roleff says they will discuss whether to revisit their marijuana ban after getting incorrect information. They will also hold a public hearing on short-term vacation rentals… At tonight’s meeting of the Yucca Valley Planning Commission, commissioners will once again hold

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION HEARS MORE ABOUT MARIJUANA

Yucca Valley’s Planning Commission heard from more than two dozen people last night about an ordinance that would prohibit all personal and commercial uses of marijuana in town limits, but would allow residents to grow six plants indoors. Managing editor Tami Roleff was there, and files this report…

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION HEARING ON BANNING MARIJUANA TONIGHT

Acting at the direction of the Town Council, the Yucca Valley Planning Commission will hold their second public hearing tonight as they come up with an ordinance that would ban marijuana in the town limits. Managing Editor Tami Roleff has more… At tonight’s meeting of the Yucca Valley Planning Commission,

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION DISCUSSES SHORT TERM RENTALS

The Yucca Valley Planning Commission held its first public hearing last night on its draft ordinance concerning short-term vacation rentals. Managing editor Tami Roleff said commissioners heard from residents who spoke on both sides of the issue… At last night’s meeting of the Yucca Valley Planning Commission, commissioners heard from

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION TAKES UP SHORT TERM RENTALS TONIGHT

The Yucca Valley Planning Commission wants to hear from you tonight about what you think about short-term rentals or vacation home rentals in the town. Managing Editor Tami Roleff says the input will be taken in a public hearing… The Yucca Valley Planning Commission will hold a public hearing tonight

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION MEETS TONIGHT, MAY REVOKE SOME FEES

The Yucca Valley Planning Commission meets in regular session tonight. Managing editor Tami Roleff say the agenda ranges from retaining walls to revoking fees… At tonight’s meeting of the Yucca Valley Planning Commission, commissioners will be asked to approve a request to construct a retaining wall along 417 feet of

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION HEARS MARIJUANA PROHIBITION ARGUMENTS

The Yucca Valley Planning Commission heard from nearly three dozen residents at its public hearing Tuesday night about an ordinance that would prohibit all commercial marijuana uses with the town, and regulate personal use and cultivation of recreational marijuana. Managing editor Tami Roleff was at the meeting, and says the

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION TAKES UP RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA

The Yucca Valley Planning Commission takes up the controversial subject of regulating recreational marijuana use in the town tonight. Managing editor Tami Roleff say commissioners will also discuss a home variance and a new car wash… Recreational marijuana will be the main topic of discussion at tonight’s meeting of the

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION SORTS OUT NATIVE PLANT INVENTORY

Huge discrepancies in numbers of Joshua trees and Mojave yuccas in just six years at the Sage Estates housing development in Yucca Valley led the Yucca Valley Town Council to order a third inventory of native plants. Managing editor Tami Roleff says the planning commission received the results last night,

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION PUBLIC HEARING ON POPEYE’S CHICKEN

The Yucca Valley Planning Commission meets tonight. Managing editor Tami Roleff says commissioners will hold a public hearing on plans for a Popeye’s Chicken, and then hear another version of the native plant inventory for Sage Estates… After the swearing-in of new commissioner John Terfehr, the Yucca Valley Planning Commission

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YUCCA VALLEY COUNCIL SAYS NO TO MARIJUANA RETAIL

One of the first items of business at last night’s Yucca Valley Town Council was appointing commissioners to the Planning Commission and Parks and Rec Commission. Council member Jeff Drozd appointed Johnny Terfehr, and Council member Robert Lombardo re-appointed Charles McHenry for the Planning Commission. For the Parks and Rec

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APPLICATIONS TAKEN FOR YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COMMISSIONS

The Town of Yucca valley is looking for a few good commissioners. Managing editor Tami Roleff explains how to apply… The Town of Yucca Valley is accepting volunteers to serve as commissioners on the Planning Commission and the Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Commission. Applicants must be a resident within the

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION APPROVES ONE VARIANCE, DENIES ANOTHER

The Yucca Valley Planning Commission approved one variance and denied another last night. Managing Editor Tami Roleff explains… Saying that there were many other properties adjacent to the airport that had hangers that were oversized for their lots, the Yucca Valley Planning Commission approved a request at its meeting last

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