Projects & Activities
The Aptos Community Enhancement Committee meets once a month and provides support and solutions for issues within the Aptos Community.
Committee Chair Person – Gary Smith
A branch of the Community Enhancement Committee which sponsors mural projects around Aptos to combat graffiti and give local artists a way to showcase their talent.
A new sub-committee chaired by Sgt. Shea Johnson, Aptos Sheriff’s Service Center.
This is the current updated version of the 1985 plan. It will be agendized for a future Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors meeting. View Plan
- Hemingway Skateboard Park
- Rio Del Mar Traffic Circle
- Par 3 Development Issues
- Local Signage
Community Enhancement Awards
|September 2007||Dave Vincent, Superintendent, California State Parks, Santa Cruz
For service to the community through Santa Cruz State Parks.
|June 2007||Rich McGinnis and Sarah Unger, owners of the Seabreeze Building in Rio Del Mar
For bringing the historic building back from years of disrepair.
|May 2007||Aptos/La Selva Fire District Aquatics Rescue Team and
California State Parks Beach Lifeguards
For rescue efforts on Santa Cruz County Beaches
|April 2007||Barry Samuel
For outstanding service to the community as Director of the Santa Cruz County Parks Department.
|March 2007||Sgt. Shea Johnson
For development of the Aptos Graffiti Abatement Program and to Coast Commercial Bank for funding the program with a $500 donation.
|January 2007||Lewis Tree Service
For 5 years of decorating the Aptos Village tree for the Tree Lighting.
|December 2006||Laura Crosser, Arturo Thomae and Aptos/La Selva Fires Station #3
For community enhancement through local art.
|November 2006||Jean Anderson Seascape CERT|
|September 2006||Aptos History Museum|
|June 2006||Dick and Heidi Garwood
For volunteer work on Aptos History Museum
Dr. Mary Anne Mays
For exlempary service to the community through PVUSD.
|May 2006||Kathy and Joe Appenrodt
For the New building in Aptos Village.
|April 2006||Susan McGorden and Kimberly Hardin
For Art in Aptos.
|March 2006||Elizabeth and Marq Lipton
For graffiti removal.
Robert and Marilyn Hoyt
For graffiti removal.
|January 2006||Rio Del Mar Elementary School
For designation as a “Blue Ribbon” school