The Los Angeles County Department of Beaches and Harbors announced on Wednesday, March 25th that a draft of the slip sizing study report and a draft slip pricing and vacancy study report in Marina del Rey are available for review on the home page of the departmentís Web site at

Highlights of the reports include changes in boat berth distributions, Marina del Rey reconfigured marinas and proposed Marina reconfigurations, boat berth slip demand, pricing trends in Marina del Rey and other Southern California marinas, and vacancy trend and amenity patterns in Marina del Rey.

Public input regarding the reports can be e-mailed to

When sending e-mails, please write in the subject line ìComments to Draft Slip Sizing Reportî or ìComments to Draft Slip Pricing and Vacancy Report.î

Noble Consultants Inc., which was hired to conduct the study, presented its report at the March Small Craft Harbors meeting.

Comments regarding the reports can also be submitted at the upcoming Small Craft Harbor Commission meeting held on April 8th, 9:30 a.m. in the Burton Chace Park Community Room located at 13650 Mindanao Way, Marina del Rey.

Information, the Department of Beaches and Harbors at (310) 305-9503.