Community Engagement Wanted

Join the City of San Carlos as we consider possible firearms zoning and health and safety regulations. 

Check this page for updates on the progress of this process and opportunities for you to learn/engage more.

Council Action

The City Council adopted Ordinance 1526 on November 13, 2017 imposing a moratorium for 45 days prohibiting new retail establishments selling ammunition or firearms. On November 27, 2017, the Council extended the moratorium for 10 months and 15 days via Ordinance 1528. After conducting a public hearing on October 22, 2018, the Council adopted urgency Ordinance 1536 extending the moratorium for an additional six months, which will expire on May 12, 2019. On March 11, 2019, the Council introduced three ordinances on this issue (first reading).

Next Steps

Below is a tentative schedule of next steps. 

March 25, 2019                    City Council Second Reading of Ordinance(s)

Engage and Voice Your Opinion

  • View past discussions:
City Council Meeting March 11, 2019 Agenda Packet - Item 7A (p.42)
City Council Meeting January 14, 2019 Agenda Packet - Item 7A (p. 87)  Video
City Council Meeting
November 13, 2017 Agenda Packet- Item 8A (p. 608) Video
City Council Meeting November 27, 2017 Agenda Packet - Item 7A (p. 292)  Video
City Council Meeting October 22, 2018 Agenda Packet - Item 8A (p. 70)  Video
Planning Commission Meeting November 5, 2018 Agenda Packet - Item 6E (p. 43)  Video 
Planning Commission Meeting November 19, 2018 Agenda Packet - Item 6A (p. 10)  Video