City of Hermosa Beach

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The City of Hermosa Beach was granted sovereign tide and submerged lands in trust in 1919 for the establishment, improvement, and conduct of a harbor, and to establish bulkheads or breakwaters to protect the lands and harbor, and for wharves, docks, piers, slips, quays, and other utilities, structures, and appliances necessary or convenient to promote or accommodate commerce and navigation and protect the land within the City.

  • Staff Reports
    Item
    Description
    12/12/1957 (14) Approval of plat of the State tidelands boundary along the shore of the Pacific Ocean within the city limits of Hermosa Beach
    04/12/1961 (24) Status of major litigation: City of Hermosa Beach vs. State of CA, State Lands Commission, et al
    01/30/1964 (26) Status of major litigation: City of Hermosa Beach vs. State of CA, State Lands Commission, et al
    03/26/1964 (26) Status of major litigation: City of Hermosa Beach vs. State of CA, State Lands Commission, et al
    04/29/1964 (35) Status of major litigation: City of Hermosa Beach vs. State of CA, State Lands Commission, et al
    11/21/1985 (35) Consideration of oil drilling in Hermosa Beach Tidelands
    06/30/1992 (41) Consideration of proposed oil and gas lease for granted tide and submerged lands
    03/08/1994 (90) Reconsideration of proposal by City of Hermosa Beach for leasing for oil and gas development on granted tide and submerged lands
  • Granting Statute
    Statute
    Digest / Bill Information
    Chapter 479, Statutes of 1919 An act granting to the city of Hermosa Beach the tidelands and submerged lands of the State of California within the boundaries of the said city.

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Contact Us

Chief, External Affairs Division
Sheri Pemberton
(916) 574-1800

Public Land Management Specialist
Reid Boggiano
(916) 574-0450