Category Archives: City News

Ventura County Green Business (VCGB) Program is Actively Certifying Businesses to Go Green

The Ventura County Green Business (VCGB) Program is actively certifying businesses to go green throughout the County. To help local businesses reach the triple bottom line (people, planet,

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Thomas Fire Evacuees Invited to Participate in Focus Groups August 25 and 26, Participants will Receive $100 Amazon Gift Card

Researchers from UC Berkeley are surveying Ventura County residents who either evacuated or received an evacuation notice during the Thomas Fire. Their research is an effort to better understand the efficacy and the effects of evacuations and emergency notices.

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VCCDC Offers Disaster Recovery Grants For Thomas Fire Victims

Ventura County Community Development Corporation (VCCDC), a local non-profit community economic development organization, has created a disaster recovery assistance grant program for Ventura and Santa Barbara County residents who were affected by the Thomas Fire and/or Montecito Mudslides.

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Video Available of Carnegie Mellon University’s Transition Ojai Presentation

The City of Ojai has partnered with Carnegie Mellon University and Flip Labs to embark on a Transition Design Journey to shape the future of the city and region, with a goal to work together to support a community led vision of what’s possible.

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City of Ojai Art Grant Applications Deadline Quickly Approaching

The City of Ojai Arts Commission is proud to announce that applications for the 2019 City of Ojai Art Grant Program are available as of July 16, 2018.

The program is designed to fund individual artists and non-profit organizations that produce or present the arts and/or cultural programs that primarily benefit the City and Ojai’s residents.

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