Maureen Megowan's Blog

head_left_image

RPV City Council Approves St. John Fisher Expansion

Last night, the Rancho Palos Verdes City Council approved, by a 3 to zero vote to approve the expansion plans as modified for the St. John Fisher Catholic  Church on the corner of Crenshaw and Crest Roads in Rancho Palos Verdes. The new expansion plans include  a new 17,000 sq. ft. main sanctuary with a 74 foot lighted cross.

 Picture of model by Steve McCrank/Staff Photographer for the Daily Breeze

The church will also refurbish the current sanctuary into an athletic and activities center as part of the $20 million project.

Many local neighbors had raised questions about the size and location of the new sanctuary claiming that it was too imposing of a structure at the corner of Crenshaw and Crest. It is not known at this time whether these neighbors might file a lawsuit appealing the City Council's approval.

For more information about Rancho Palos Verdes, visit my website at http://www.maureenmegowan.com

For more information about Palos Verdes and South Bay Real Estate and buying and selling a home on the Palos Verdes Peninsula, visit my website at http://www.maureenmegowan.com . I try to make this the best real estate web blog in the South Bay Los Angeles and the Palos Verdes Peninsula. I would love to hear your comments or suggestions.

Comment balloon 0 commentsMaureen Megowan • December 18 2008 03:04PM

Comments

This blog does not allow anonymous comments