City of Redondo Beach

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The City of Redondo Beach was granted sovereign tide and submerged lands in trust in 1913 for the establishment, improvement and conduct of a harbor and bulkheads or breakwaters, for the construction, maintenance, and operation of wharves, docks, piers, slips, quays, and other utilities, structures and appliances necessary or convenient for the promotion or accommodation of commerce and navigation and the protection of the City. In 1971, the grant was amended, in part, to include additional trust uses for marine-oriented commercial and industrial uses and purposes, transportation and utility facilities and betterments incidental, necessary or convenient for the promotion and accommodation of these uses, for the construction, reconstruction, repair, maintenance and operation of public parks, public playgrounds, public bathhouses and public bathing facilities, public recreation and public fishing piers, and for small boat harbors, marinas, aquatic playgrounds and similar recreation facilities and all works, buildings, facilities utilities, structures, and appliances incidental, necessary or convenient for the promotion or accommodation of these uses.

  • Staff Reports
    Item
    Description
    07/26/1962 (19) Request of City for approval of modification of oil and gas contract with Signal Oil Company and Reserve Oil and Gas Company
    03/01/1966 (45) Service Agreement - Commission, as contractor, providing for Surveying Services to be rendered for the City
    05/26/1966 (31) Approval of maps of the grant
    02/23/1967 (37) Approval of boundary line agreement between the State of CA, the City of Redondo Beach, and L&M Investment Company, along the shore of Santa Monica Bay in the vicinity of Redondo Beach
    04/07/1981 (20) Conditional approval of the proposal to expend granted lands "trust" revenues to acquire for the trust, additional property and to build a public parking facility with a park/plaza (on property near existing granted lands)
    09/29/1981 (25) Approval of resolution, transfer, acceptance and extension of period for recordation of instruments transferring property to public trust
    02/28/1983 (17) Approval of a proposal to expend tidelands trust funds for the acquisition of privately-owned lands to be developed as part of its Harbor Center Redevelopment project
    09/28/1983 (04) Approval of an 18-month extension for the transfer of privately-owned lands to the trust as part of its Harbor Center Redevelopment project
    05/24/1984 (16) Approve the City's request to reimburse itself and the City's Redevelopment Agency from the City's Tideland Harbor Fund for costs expended in the acquisition and construction of the City's plaza parking structure and amend minute item 17, approved February 24, 1983
    02/28/1985 (24) Approval of an additional 18-month extension for the transfer of privately-owned lands to the trust as part of its Harbor Center Redevelopment project
    06/26/1985 (24) Approval of resolution No. 6460 passed by the city council rededicating two parcels of land within the grant to the common law public trust and the uses and purposes set forth in Chapter 57, Statutes of 1915, as amended; and approval of the request to expend approximately $1,000,000 in tideland revenues to improve one of the above parcels for appropriate public trust purposes
    04/24/1986 (26) Consideration of expenditure of tidelands revenues for King Harbor Beautification Plan
    08/19/2003 (38) Consideration of approval of proposed expenditure of $800,000 of tidelands trust funds, pursuant to Chapter 1555, Statutes of 1971, for the reimbursement of the City's general fund for the purchase of a commercial leasehold on the Redondo Beach Pier
    10/06/2004 (20) Consideration of approval of proposed expenditure of $1,000,000 of tidelands trust funds, pursuant to Chapter 1555, Statutes of 1971, for the purpose of conducting maintenance dredging
    10/06/2004 (22) Consideration of approval of proposed expenditure of $340,000 of tidelands trust funds, pursuant to Chapter 1555, Statutes of 1971, for ADA compliant improvements to rest rooms and other improvements to the administrative service and first aid areas
    06/26/2006 (86) Report on a financial management audit of the City of Redondo Beach's tide lands trust - Item postponed from agenda
    12/14/2006 (47) Report on a financial management audit of the City of Redondo Beach's tide lands trust
    02/08/2011 (12) Consider approval of the proposed expenditure of public trust funds by the City of Redondo Beach for the construction of a new Harbor Patrol facility and dock located within legislatively granted sovereign lands in the City of Redondo Beach - Item pulled from agenda
    04/06/2011 (18) Consider approval of a proposed expenditure of $1,460,000 of tidelands trust funds for the construction of a new harbor patrol facility
    01/26/2012 (45) Consider approval of a proposed expenditure of $1,252,800 of public tidelands trust funds for the rehabilitation of Seaside Lagoon Rest room Project
    01/26/2012 (46) Consider approval of a proposed expenditure of $441,600 of public tidelands trust funds for the rehabilitation of the Municipal Pier Project
    03/29/2012 (74) Consider approval of a proposed additional expenditure of $260,000 of public tidelands trust funds for the Harbor Patrol Facility and Dock Project
    03/29/2012 (75) Consider approval of a proposed additional expenditure of $82,000 of public tidelands trust funds for the rehabilitation of the Municipal Pier Project
    08/14 and 08/20/2012 (59) Consider approval of a proposed expenditure of $440,000 of public tidelands trust funds for the Galveston Wall Repair Project
    12/02/2013 (114) Consider amended an agreement entered into by and between the City and the Commission regarding the Harbor Center Project and Kincaid's Restaurant lease
    04/23/2014 (79) Consider authorization of the proposed expenditure of tidelands funds, in an amount not to exceed $92,000 annually and not to exceed 13 years for a lease acquisition
    04/23/2014 (80) Consider authorization of the proposed expenditure of tidelands funds, in amount not to exceed $600,000 for pre-construction engineering work for proposed boat ramp facility in King Harbor
    06/19/2014 (92) Consider directing commission staff to perform a financial audit of the City's management of granted tide and submerged lands
    12/17/2014 (66) Review of cost allocation plan and internal service fund allocation methodology
    10/16/2015 (69) Consider authorizing the expenditure of tidelands funds in the amount of $667,696 for the emergency repair of the Redondo Beach Pier Deck
    11/29/2017 (75) Consider authorizing an expenditure of tideland funds in the amount of $1,309,000 by the City of Redondo Beach for the emergency repairs of the Redondo Beach pier deck located within legislatively granted sovereign land in the city of Redondo Beach
  • Granting Statutes
    Statute
    Digest / Bill Information
    Chapter 57, Statutes of 1915 An act granting certain tide, lands and submerged lands of the State of California to the city of Redondo Beach upon certain trusts and conditions.
    Chapter 1555, Statutes of 1971 An act to amend Section 1 of, and to add Sections 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, and 20 to, Chapter 57 of the Statutes of 1915, relating to tidelands and submerged lands.
  • Title Settlements / Boundary Agreements
    AD 396  
    BLA 77 Boundary agreement by and between the State of California, acting by and through the State Lands Commission and City of Redondo Beach, and L & M Investment Co., a California Corporation

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Reid Boggiano
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