Based upon significant concerns expressed by the community, staff believes this is not the appropriate time to pursue the adoption of the Mariners’ Mile Revitalization Master Plan. Therefore, staff has withdrawn this item from Planning Commission consideration.
An estimated six-foot shark was seen swimming near 56th Street at approximately 3:10 p.m. and again at 36th Street at 3:45 p.m. The shark was approximately 100-yards off shore. The shark was not acting aggressively, but as a precaution, Newport Beach lifeguards closed ocean access between the Newport Pier and Tower 65 (near Prospect Street).
An estimated eight-foot shark was seen swimming near 36th Street approximately 200-yards off shore. It was not acting aggressively, but lifeguards closed ocean access between the Newport Pier and 56th Street.