Newspaper Articles About Alberhill

Click the "Read More" link below to view newspaper articles about the events over the past 2 years that have lead to the Measure A "Alberhill Initiative".

1/20/17 Alberhill Villages Initiative may be headed to the ballot in Lake Elsinore
http://www.pe.com/articles/city-823655-council-initiative.html
Alberhill Villages Initiative may be headed to the ballot in Lake Elsinore Council to decide whether to hold a special election on a voter initiative for a massive development.

 

12/14/16 $30,000 study of Alberhill Villages in Lake Elsinore delays special election
http://www.pe.com/articles/council-820927-initiative-election.html
$30,000 study of Alberhill Villages in Lake Elsinore delays special election The city has 30 days to analyze the proposal for a sprawling residential and commercial subdivision.

 

12/13/16 Council opts to study development initiative
http://www.pe.com/articles/vote-820876-citywide-group.html
Lake Elsinore council opts to study development initiative Group could have put Alberhill Villages project to a citywide vote

 

12/12/16 Why Lake Elsinore could face a special election
http://www.pe.com/articles/initiative-820756-council-plan.html

 

10/12/16 Why signatures were submitted in Alberhill Villages campaign
http://www.pe.com/articles/city-815695-initiative-need.html
Why signatures were submitted in Alberhill Villages campaign

 

6/28/16 Alberhill project supporters cleared to gather signatures
http://www.pe.com/articles/city-806947-initiative-project.html
Alberhill project supporters cleared to gather signatures Proponents of the massive mixed-use project can gather signatures to mandate an election.

 

6/14/16 Plan for 8,000-home project wins council nod, despite developer’s objections
http://www.pe.com/articles/council-805830-lake-project.html
Plan for 8,000-home project wins council nod, despite developer’s objections Developer opposed approval because of requirements placed on the plan for Alberhill Villages.

 

6/10/16 New initiative filed on huge project
http://www.pe.com/articles/city-805445-filed-initiative.html
New initiative filed on huge project A proponent of Alberhill Villages is pursuing a citywide vote over the subdivision plan.

 

6/8/16 Massive development plan gets hearing
http://www.pe.com/articles/city-805188-project-initiative.html
Massive development plan gets hearing City Council to consider approval of 8,000-plus-home Alberhill Villages against proponent’s wishes.

 

4/29/16 Justices deny initiative backers’ plea
http://www.pe.com/articles/initiative-801518-city-court.html
Justices deny initiative backers’ plea Proponents sought to force the city attorney to authorize petition that would launch the campaign to put Alberhill Villages plan on the ballot.

 

4/27/16 Initiative dispute goes to state Supreme Court
http://www.pe.com/articles/initiative-801266-city-court.html
Initiative dispute goes to state Supreme Court Proponents of the Alberhill Villages petition are vying to force the city attorney into authorizing signature gathering.

 

4/16/16 City appeals to stop Alberhill Villages petition
http://www.pe.com/articles/city-800472-initiative-leibold.html
City appeals to stop Alberhill Villages petition Barbara Leibold has filed an appeal on a Superior Court judge’s order requiring her to honor petition requirement

 

4/15/16 Judge says initiative petition can proceed
http://www.pe.com/articles/leibold-800044-judge-petition.html
Judge says initiative petition can proceed Ruling allows proponents of the proposed Alberhill Villages master plan to collect signatures supporting a voter initiative.

4/1/16 City sues to block petition
http://www.pe.com/articles/city-798628-attorney-lake.html
The Alberhill Villages master-planned community is proposed to be built on land now encompassing mining operations, as seen beyond the rooftops of the Alberhill

 

3/9/16 Petition seeks vote on Alberhill Villages proposal
http://www.pe.com/articles/city-796570-initiative-petition.html
Petition seeks vote on Alberhill Villages proposal Castle & Cooke backs an initiative to pave the way for its sprawling development on the north side of town.  

 

2/17/16  Massive project wins panel’s support
http://www.pe.com/articles/lake-794570-elsinore-city.html
Massive project wins panel’s support Alberhill Villages would form the largest master-planned community in the city’s history

 

2/12/16 Panel to review Alberhill Villages plan
http://www.pe.com/articles/alberhill-794214-elsinore-lake.html
Panel to review Alberhill Villages plan Proposed master-planned community would the largest ever developed in Lake Elsinore.

 

12/11/15 Developer drops lawsuit against city
http://www.pe.com/articles/city-789035-cooke-castle.html
Castle & Cooke launched development of its massive property in northern Lake Elsinore with the Alberhill Ranch subdivision in the 2000s.

 

11/25/15 As planned, new community is largest in city
http://www.pe.com/articles/lake-787595-community-alberhill.html
As planned, new community is largest in city Alberhill Villages would consist of more than 8,000 homes, plus commercial and industrial space