2019 Announcements

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The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research (OPR), and our partners within the planning community, are distributing a series of statewide surveys. These surveys provide local jurisdictions with the opportunity to inform our work so that we may better support communities across California.

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The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research (OPR) Integrated Climate Adaptation and Resilience Program (ICARP) will be holding a series of regional webinars on the Adaptation Clearinghouse.

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The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research (OPR) will be hosting Federal Grantmaking and Grant Management, a federal grant writing webinar presented by Louis Lafrado of L&D Associates on March 26, 2019 from 1:00-2:00PM.

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The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research (OPR) will be hosting Federal Grant Writing 101, a webinar presented by Jake Seliger of Seliger + Associates on March 11, 2019 from 10:00-11:00AM.

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The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research, the California Office of the State Fire Marshal, the California Building Standards Commission, and the California Department of Housing and Community Development have updated the California Solar Permitting Guidebook in response to new legislative orders and updated codes.

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The Office of Planning and Research is currently hiring for a Senior Planner.

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The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research has updated the OPR Renewable Energy webpage to include resources on energy storage systems in response to Assembly Bill 546 (Chiu, 2017). These resources are intended to help local jurisdictions plan for energy storage systems.

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The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research (OPR) is pleased to announce the awardees for the California Initiative to Advance Precision Medicine (CIAPM) recent request for proposals (RFP), Reducing Cancer Disparities through Collaborative Precision Medicine Care.

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We are thrilled to welcome Kate Gordon as Director of the Governor’s Office of Planning and Research. Kate’s extensive, multi-sectoral experience makes her a great fit for the role and we are very excited to work with her!

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This publication is a compilation of bills pertaining to local and regional governance that the Governor signed in 2018. This publication is intended to be comprehensive, but it is not exhaustive of all bills that may be relevant to local and regional government.