Category Archives: City News

The City Of Ojai is Proud to Announce Our Community will Soon Enjoy the Advantages of Clean Power at Competitive Rates!

Starting in February 2019 for residential customers and May 2019 for non-residential customers, Clean Power Alliance will be the new electricity provider for residents and businesses in the City of Ojai.

Clean Power Alliance ( is comprised of 31 public agencies across Los Angeles and Ventura counties working together to bring clean energy choices to our communities. As part of our commitment to protecting the environment and building resiliency,

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Public Input Needed for Draft District-based Election Maps, which are Available for Public Viewing Online; Public Hearing to be Held on Tuesday, December 11 at City Hall

Ojai City Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 in the City Council Chambers at Ojai City Hall, 401 S. Ventura St. in Ojai.

The hearing will be the fourth of four hearings to receive public testimony regarding draft district-based election maps to inform the City Council’s decision to choose one of the maps or direct amendments as necessary pursuant to Elections Code section 10010 and the California Voting Rights Act.

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Winter Weather Event update

City staff took part in an Operational Area Coordination Call for this week’s Winter Weather Event. At this time, it is not anticipated that this weather event will result in any major issues or evacuations. However, the City continues to encourage all to sign up for VCalert now, so you can be notified in the event of an emergency. You can sign up at

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City to Award the 2018 Historic Preservation Awards at 11/27/18 Council Meeting

On Tuesday, November 27, 2018, at the Ojai City Council meeting (held at Council Chambers, 401 S. Ventura Street) the City Council will present the 2018 Historic Preservation Awards as recommended by the Historic Preservation Commission. The 2018 Historic Preservation Award recipients are:

Twice Sold Tales – The Ojai Valley Library Friends and Foundation (OVLFF) are being recognized for the re-creation of the Maravilla Improvement Company (a.k.a Arbolada Land Office and the Ojai Valley Company office),

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Rain Shown in Ojai’s Forecast, Here Are A Few Items to Consider.

Recent weather forecasts show a possibility of rain in Ojai as soon as this evening. In anticipation of this rain, the City of Ojai would like to take this opportunity to share some important information with residents:

  • Please take a minute to register (or update your address if you are already registered) with VC Alert, so that you are able to get direct alerts in the event of an emergency. Residents may do so by clicking on the following link:
  • Clear debris from gutters,

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