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fter years of arduous meetings, planning and debate, a majority of Pacifica’s citizens agreed on a plan to protect and preserve the city through coastal armoring and beach nourishment as the most viable, cost-effective way to face the expected sea level rise. Primary consideration was given to protecting homes and businesses in the coastal zone, especially those located in the Sharp Park district west of Highway 1, because this is where most local businesses are located, along with several established residential neighborhoods, the Pacifica Pier and Sharp Park Golf Course, both major draws that help our economy.

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