Why is the City of Ojai updating its General Plan?

Ojai’s existing General Plan contains nine elements, updated between 1987 and 2013. Today, the City faces a new set of opportunities and challenges that invite new thinking and vision. An updated General Plan can produce many benefits for the Ojai community, including:

  • Preserving and enhancing quality of life
  • Guiding economic growth
  • Providing direction for housing decisions
  • Clarifying the decision-making processes of the City
  • Promoting positive changes for public health and sustainability
  • Protecting open spaces and natural resources
  • Developing approaches to address wildfires and other natural hazards

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1. What is a General Plan?
2. What topics will this General Plan Update cover?
3. Why is the City of Ojai updating its General Plan?
4. How long will the planning process take?
5. Who should get involved in the General Plan Update?
6. How to Get Involved?
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