Monthly Archives: April 2016

Lake County Planning Commission Denies Middletown Dollar General Store Proposal

By Elizabeth Larson, Lake County News LAKEPORT, Calif. – For a Texas-based developer seeking to build a new Dollar General store in Middletown, it was déjà vu all over again on Thursday when the Lake County Planning Commission unanimously turned … Continue reading

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Redwood Valley to be Added as Newest County Municipal Advisory Council

By Chris Boyd The May 3 Board of Supervisors meeting will include a proposal for the community of Redwood Valley to form a Municipal Advisory Council (MAC), making it the fifth community in Mendocino County to join together to advise … Continue reading

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Mendo County’s Planning and Building Proposal for Formula Stores

By Chris Boyd On April 19th, the Board of Supervisors chose a model concept for adding a review process for formula businesses in rural areas of the County that aren’t already protected by Coastal Commission oversight (“formula businesses,” as in … Continue reading

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The Entrepreneurial Local Spirit of Mendocino County: Part 1

By Sheilah Rogers The entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well in Mendocino County. It is very satisfying to report that this rural county is home to local entrepreneurs who are creating new businesses based on their own ingenuity and the … Continue reading

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The New Redwood Valley Municipal Advisory Council Needs YOU!

By Christine Boyd We are encouraging anyone interested in serving as a member of our new Redwood Valley Municipal Advisory Council (RV MAC) to download the official application form HERE. The  RV MAC is very close to becoming a reality. … Continue reading

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Plans for Middletown Dollar General Store Move Forward; Store in Clear Lake Riviera also Proposed

By Elizabeth Larson, Lake County News LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – After being turned down last year in its effort to locate a new store in the heart of Kelseyville, a developer working on behalf of Dollar General is coming back … Continue reading

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