Category Archives: City News

The Gas Line at Park Road and Grand Avenue has been Repaired

The gas line at the corner of Park Road and Grand Avenue has been repaired and the street is now open for traffic.  Service has been restored to most gas customers, and SCE is working on restoring power to those affected. Thanks for your patience as we worked with these crews to resolve these issues.

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California COVID-19 Rent Relief Program Still Accepting Applications

(Español abajo) Applications are still open for the CA COVID-19 Rent Relief program! If you have experienced financial hardship caused by COVID-19 and need help paying rent or utilities, you may be eligible for assistance. Applicants may qualify regardless of immigration status . Check eligibility and apply for immediate relief at or call 833-430-2122. 


¡Las aplicaciones siguen abiertas para el programa Ayuda Con La Renta de COVID-19 de California!

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California’s Early Warning System for Earthquakes

Earthquake Warning California is managed by the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) and is the country’s first publicly available, statewide warning system. The warning system is designed to give California residents a few moments warning to take cover before shaking occurs.

To receive earthquake warnings, Californians can download the free MyShake App, which is available in the Apple App Store and Google Play store.

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Gas Line Rupture – Park Road and Grand Avenue

The City has received reports of a 2 inch gas line rupture at the corner of Park Road and Grand. Traffic is being detoured while work is being done to repair the rupture. Please avoid the area at this time.

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June 16, 2021 COVID-19 Update

On June 15, the State of California reopened and lifted most COVID-19 restrictions. We want to take a moment to thank our Ojai community for all of the efforts to keep our community safe over the last 15+ months. Below is an update regarding updated health orders:

What will California look like after June 15?

California is fully reopening its economy with businesses resuming normal operations (with limited exceptions for Mega Events).

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