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.


Project Status

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


TaskStatus
1. Project Initiation and Community InvolvementCompleted
2. Visioning and Issue IdentificationCompleted
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.