Welcome to the PlanHMB website!

​This website will serve as your one-stop portal for information about the City of Half Moon Bay’s General Plan and Local Coastal Program (LCP) Update. Here you will find up-to-date information about the project, studies and other work completed to date, contact information, and ways that you can participate. Please take a look around the site and join the conversation about the city’s future. Check back often to find updates on the planning process, access meeting materials and presentations, and review draft documents. If you’d like to receive e-mail announcements about upcoming meetings and events, sign up here.

Come to a Workshop!
These community workshops will each focus on one or two of the Building Blocks, with the final workshop geared towards synthesizing all four. Take part in activities and discussions to explore policy options for the Draft General Plan and Local Coastal Program. The workshops will take place at the Ted Adcock Community Center at 535 Kelly Avenue in Half Moon Bay.

Conservation and Open SpaceJuly 166:30 PM
Climate Action Plan + Healthy CommunityJuly 306:30 PM
Transportation and Land UseAugust 136:30 PM
SynthesisSeptember 106:30 PM

Our Open Houses have concluded, but if you're interested in an online experience, our meeting materials are available below:

Open House Boards
​Fact Sheet (English)
Fact Sheet (Spanish)

Project Status

**The City is hosting a series of neighborhood listening sessions, open houses, and workshops to begin developing policy directions for the Draft General Plan. Visit the Meetings and Workshops page for details.**

The General Plan and LCP Update consists of 9 main steps. Here is the project status for each:

1. Project Initiation and Community InvolvementCompleted
2. Visioning and Issue Identification
3. Existing Conditions, Trends, and Opportunities AssessmentCompleted
4. Preferred PlanIn Progress
5. Draft General Plan and Local Coastal Program UpdateNot Begun
6. Housing ElementIn Progress
7. Zoning Update and Local Coastal Implementation PlanNot Begun
8. Environmental Impact ReportNot Begun
9. Hearings and AdoptionNot Begun

At each stage, there are opportunities for community involvement and input. Community workshops are held for many tasks. Study sessions of the City Council and the Planning Commission, focusing specifically on the General Plan and LCP Update process, are held on a regular basis and are open to the public. Additionally, questions or comments about the plan and process are welcome at any time. Please see the About page for more information on the timeline.