Announcement: SB379, Jackson Draft Implementing Text Released for Public Review

In accordance with the requirements of Senate Bill 379, Land Use: General Plan: Safety Element (Jackson)   , OPR developed Draft language to incorporate Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience in the Safety Element of the General Plan Guidelines. Please review the DRAFT Safety Element section of the General Plan Guidelines. Additional information on the General Plan Guidelines update process and the Draft Guidelines released in its entirely in November 2011 can be found here: http://opr.ca.gov/planning/general-plan/. The release of the final General Plan Guidelines document, including changes to the Safety Element to respond to SB379, will occur in late 2016.

Please submit comments no later than November 4, 2016 at info@opr.ca.gov. Please include “SB379 Safety Element Comments” in the subject line.

Two webinars will be held to explain the changes to the Safety Element and provide an opportunity to discuss the changes verbally.

Please register for one of the following webinars:

November 2, 2016 – 3:00-4:00pm - https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/633234413333660931  

November 3, 2016 – 3:00-4:00pm - https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7052695668708566019