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We invite you to participate in our General Plan Update Process! We are now accepting applications for two advisory committees, the Circulation Element Advisory Committee and the Education Element Advisory Committee. Applications are due by 5pm Thursday, October 31, 2019. The committees include:

Submit your application online or print your application and drop it at the City Clerk's office in City Hall. If you need assistance or have questions, call the City Clerk at (707) 647-5337.


The General Plan is a long-range policy document required by State Law, which sets forth the goals, policies, and directions the City will take to achieve the vision of the community over the next 20 years.

Facts regarding the General Plan Update Process are outlined below. You may also want to refer to our General Plan Fact Sheet.

We hope that you will stay engaged with this process. Please stay tuned to our website for up-to-date information. We also welcome you to sign up for our General Plan Update email notifications.

What is a General Plan?
What Topics Will Be Addressed?
General Plan Elements
General Plan Elements Timeline
Why is the City Updating Its Plan?
What are the Plan Goals?
Who is Working on the General Plan?
How Can I Get Involved?
Current General Plan