September 14, 2021 – Attachments

Glenn Parker, Chair, City of Brea
Michael Hughes, Vice-Chair, Public Member
Kelly Elliott, California State Parks
Stan Liu, City of Diamond Bar
Jessica Martinez, City of Whittier
Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy
Claire Schlotterbeck, Public Member
Ivan Sulic, Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors
Jane L. Williams, City of La Habra Heights

Joseph T. Edmiston, FAICP, Hon. ASLA, Executive Officer
Rorie A. Skei, Chief Deputy Executive Officer


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Section 54954 of the Government Code that the Wildlife Corridor Conservation Authority will hold a regular meeting on September 14, 2021 at 11:30 a.m. Please click on the link below to join the meeting. If you are calling by phone, please call one of the numbers listed below. If you are using one tap mobile on your cell phone, it should enter the meeting passcode as well as meeting ID. If it doesn’t enter the passcode, it is below in bold. If you are dialing from a standard phone, you must enter the meeting ID and passcode listed in bold below.

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The Wildlife Corridor Conservation Authority is a public entity established pursuant to the Joint Exercise of Powers Act, Government Code Section 6500 et seq. by agreement between the City of Whittier, City of Brea, City of La Habra Heights, City of Diamond Bar, Los Angeles County, and the Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy.


I.     Call to order.

II.     Roll Call.

III.     Comments by members of the public on items not on the agenda     and public testimony on all agenda items. Except for items noticed as public hearings, all public comments shall be heard during the public comments section of the agenda. Individuals will be allowed three minutes to speak and representatives of organizations/agencies will be allowed five minutes to speak.

IV.     Governing Board and staff response to public comment. At this time  the Governing Board and staff will respond to public comment and questions.

V.      Consent calendar:
         (a)      Approval of minutes from the meeting of January 20, 2021.
                    Draft Minutes

         (b)      Review and approval of Treasurer’s report for the third quarter   of Fiscal Year 2020 –  2021 submitted by Monica Lo, Treasurer, City of Whittier.
                     Treasurer’s Report

         (c)      Review and approval of Treasurer’s report for the fourth quarter of Fiscal Year 2020-2021 submitted by Monica Lo, Treasurer, City of Whittier.
                    Treasurer’s Report

VI.     Consideration of resolution adopting budget for Fiscal Year 2021-2022
Staff Report


VII.    Consideration of resolution authorizing a comment letter to the County of Los Angeles on the Notice of Preparation (NOP) of the Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) for the Hsi Lai Monastery Site, Project No. 2018-000207-(4).
Comment Letter
Attachment 1
Attachment 2   
Attachment 3
Attachment 4
Attachment 5
Attachment 6
Attachment 7

VIII.   Discussion and possible action regarding local land use issues and public open space protection actions.

IX.     Update on Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority acquisitions adjacent to Chino Hills State Park.

XII.    Statements, responses, questions or directions to staff pursuant to Section 54954.2(a) of the Government Code which provides as follows:

“No action or discussion shall be undertaken on any item not appearing on the posted agenda, except that members of a legislative body or its staff may briefly respond to statements made or questions posed by persons exercising their public testimony rights under Section 54954.3. In addition, on their own initiative or
in response to questions posed by the public, a member of a legislative body or its staff may ask a question for clarification, make a brief announcement or make a brief report on his or her own activities. Furthermore, a member of a legislative body, or the body itself, subject to rules or procedures of the legislative body, may provide a reference to staff or other resources for factual information, request staff to report back to the body at a subsequent meeting concerning any matter or take action to direct staff to place a matter of business on a future agenda.”

XIII.      Announcement of future meeting and adjournment.

Public participation is welcome on any agenda item. Members of the public wishing to address the Governing Board on any item should ask to be recognized when the Chair announces public testimony. In advance of the meeting, questions may be addressed to Diane Sacks at (310) 589-
3230, ext. 122

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, if you require a disability-related modification or accommodation to participate in this meeting, including auxiliary aids or services, please call Diane Sacks at 310-589-3230 ext. 122 at least 24 hours prior to the meeting