Category Archives: Alta Mira

ORGANIZING TO FIGHT THE ‘ALTA MIRA’ GATED CONDO PROPOSAL

From http://jt105-alliance.freeforums.net/ ALTAMIRA (development around Friendly Hills) UPDATE: Meeting on September 1, 2016 6:30 TO 8:30pm at the Joshua Tree Community Center. The Appeal to the Board of Supervisors is on September 13. The agenda and timing is TBD. We’ve … Continue reading

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UPDATES COMING ON INDUSTRIAL SOLAR FIELD AND ALTA MIRA PROJECT APPEALS

Item “I” on this coming Monday’s (May 9) Morongo Basin Municipal Advisory Council meeting: Local citizens have filed appeals challenging two recent San Bernardino Planning Commission project approvals in Joshua Tree. The Alta Mira project calls for 248 houses on … Continue reading

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JOSHUA TREE LOSES AS COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION APPROVES ‘ALTA MIRA’ CONDO PROJECT, 4-1

From local radio station KCDZ 107.7 … The [San Bernardino] County Planning Commission yesterday approved the controversial Alta Mira housing development planned adjacent to Friendly Hills Elementary School in Joshua Tree. The 4-to-1 split decision gives the go-ahead to the … Continue reading

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PLANNING COMMISSION DELAYS VOTE ON ALTA MIRA GATED CONDO PROJECT

From local radio station KCDZ 107.7: March 25, 2016: After a postponement last week due to a power outage, the County Planning Commission still didn’t make a decision yesterday about the controversial Alta Mira housing project. Reporter David Haldane was … Continue reading

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ALTA MIRA HEARING RESCHEDULED TO THURSDAY, MAR 24! SAY NO TO GATED CONDOS IN JOSHUA TREE!

There was a power outage last Thursday, March 17 at the local teleconferencing center that affected the Planning Commission meeting on the abominable “Alta Mira” high-density gated condo project. The discussion on Alta Mira has been rescheduled for this Thursday, … Continue reading

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THURSDAY, MARCH 17: STAND UP AGAINST UNWELCOME “ALTA MIRA” GATED HOUSING DEVELOPMENT PROPOSAL

“Alta Mira” is a proposal to build a 105-acre, 248-home gated community in Joshua Tree south of the 62 next to the Friendly Hills Elementary School, with individual units retailing in the $250k range. Developers say the project would be … Continue reading

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GREAT NEWS ON STOPPING PROPOSED “ALTA MIRA” GATED COMMUNITY IN JOSHUA TREE

From 107.7 news: May 21: The Joshua Basin Water District voted to delay issuing a will-serve letter for the 248-unit Alta Mira residential development while emergency water regulations are in effect. This is great news. The Alta Mira developers have … Continue reading

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