OilSpillLearn about plans to refine Ventura’s General Plan, get an update on the oil spill cleanup efforts in Midtown Ventura and find out why Ventura County is seeking a sales tax hike at the Midtown Ventura Community Council meeting on Thursday, July 14.

The meeting starts at 7 pm in Cooper Hall next to Grace Church, 65 MacMillan Street.

Community Development Director Jeff Lambert will talk about the General Plan Refinement that will go before the City Council later this month. The general plan, which is the blueprint for development in the city, is undergoing minor revisions. Among the changes that could impact Midtown residents are new guidelines for infill projects and the distribution of residential options in commerce and industry designated land use areas.

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