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.
The City Council adopted Ordinance 1526 on November 13, 2017 imposing a moratorium for forty-five days prohibiting new retail establishments selling ammunition or firearms. On November 27, 2017, they 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.
Below is a tentative schedule of next steps.
November 19, 2018 Planning Commission Study Session #2, if necessary
January 14, 2019 City Council Study Session
February 4, 2018 Planning Commission review of Ordinance(s) recommend to City Council
March 11, 2019 City Council First Reading of Ordinance(s)
March 25, 2019 City Council Second Reading of Ordinance(s)
Engage and Voice Your Opinion
- View past discussions:
|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|
- Review Shape San Carlos Community Survey: Results Summary.
- Read Questions and Answers or watch the below video recordings from the two community meetings held in May 2018.
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