Santa Cruz Port District

Aerial Photo of the Santa Cruz Harbor by Tom Barrett courtesy of the Santa Cruz Port District

In 1968, the Santa Cruz Port District was granted 16 parcels of sovereign tidelands and submerged lands within the Santa Cruz Harbor to hold in trust for the establishment, improvement and conduct of a harbor, marina, aquatic playground, airport, or aviation facility, for public buildings, public assembly and meeting places, convention centers, parks, playgrounds, bathhouses, recreation and fishing piers, public recreation facilities, for the promotion of commerce or navigation, and for transportation and utility facilities or betterments incidental or convenient for the promotion of these uses.

  • Staff Reports
    06/26/1980 (28) Compliance with terms of grant
    02/22/2013 (62) General lease - public agency use
  • Granting Statute
    Digest / Bill Information
    Chapter 818, Statutes of 1968 An act conveying in trust certain tidelands and submerged lands in the County of Santa Cruz to the Santa Cruz Port District in furtherance of navigation and commerce and the fisheries and providing for the government, management and control thereof, and reserving rights to the state.

Granted Lands Program

Annual Financial Statements

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Contact Us

Chief, External Affairs Division
Sheri Pemberton
(916) 574-1800

Public Land Management Specialist
Reid Boggiano
(916) 574-0450