File photo of Supervisor Betsy Dirks at the Nov. 9, 2021 meeting. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Government / Politics

Hollister, San Benito County approve tax-sharing agreement

The county is set to get 30% of revenue from industrial/commercial properties that are annexed into Hollister.

San Juan Bautista City Hall. File photo.

Housing / Land Use

San Juan Council opposes Highway 101 commercial nodes

City will send a letter to county opposing ‘massive development.’

Todd Cushman spoke at the May 15 San Benito County Planning Commission meeting and said Aromas residents don't support developing along Highway 101, citing water and traffic concerns. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Agriculture

County Planning Commission approves Highway 101 commercial nodes

Residents oppose zoning change, want area to remain rural.

The Hollister City Council at the Jan. 30 town hall meeting. Photo by John Chadwell.

Government / Politics

At Hollister town hall, residents voice concerns about growth

While some see the current development projects as catching up post-recession, others fear traffic will get worse as a result.

Ridgemark Hotel proposal

Business / Economy

Proposed Ridgemark development includes new commercial, residential construction

John Wynn, owner of Ridgemark Golf Club and Resort, proposes new commercial and residential development to the Ridgemark Homes Association

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Business / Economy

Ridgemark Golf & Country Club strikes deal for sale

JMK Golf and Ridgemark Homes Association now have attention of third party — a buyer