COMMISSIONERS PRESENT: Jean Brocklebank, 1ST District
Henry Cleveland, 2ND District
Mary L. Hanley, 3rd District
Mary Crowther, 4th District
Rick Halterman, 5TH District
Bonnie Lund, WMHA Representative
Carol Lerno, GSMOL Representative
COMMISSIONERS ABSENT: None
BOARD OF SUPERVISORS Janet K. Beautz
SECRETARY: Lynn Guio for Lee Ann Shenkman
LEGISLATIVE REPORT Jerry Bowles
Chair Henry Cleveland called the
meeting to order at There were eight members of the public in the
audience. The minutes of the
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Commissioner Brocklebank updated the Commission regarding Yacht Harbor Manor and their new red lines for no parking zone.
Halterman reminded everyone that this weekend, September 27th, would
be the candidates’ (John Leopold and Betty Danner) forum at
Jerry Bowles reported that no bills had been passed or vetoed since the focus has been on the State budget.
A letter from the Mobilehome Commission to the Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors requesting that the Board send a letter of gratitude to Assemblymember John Laird to thank him for his support of mobilehome park residents during his tenure in the State Assembly was approved by motion made by Commissioner Lerno and seconded by Commissioner Halterman.
George “Bud” Winslow, a representative of the Seniors Commission and involved with the California Senior Legislature, informed the Commission that the Seniors Commission will be meeting next month to present approximately 70 proposals on behalf of seniors. Faye Alexander is the liaison to the Mobile Home Commission from the Seniors Commission. The Seniors Commission will notify the Mobilehome Commission of future meetings. The Seniors Commission is requesting that a liaison from the Mobilehome Commission attend the Seniors Commission meetings. The Mobilehome Commission agreed to place this as an item on next month’s Commission meeting.
Residents of Blue Pacific Mobilehome Park updated the Commission on the purchase and litigation regarding that park.
A resident of Vista Del Lago in Scotts Valley requested help in implementing a resident purchase of a mobilehome park; Commissioner Halterman will provide the residents with assistance and information.
Residents of Snug Harbor Mobilehome Park updated the Commission regarding the park owner’s intent to make necessary repairs in that park and discussed utility meters in the park.
The meeting was adjourned at 10:30 A.M. The next meeting will be October 23, 2008.
Lynn Guio, Staff Secretary to the