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Posted on: November 13, 2015

Proposed Zoning Ordinance Amendment - Indoor Marijuana Cultivation

The Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to consider a proposed zoning ordinance amendment related to indoor marijuana cultivation. The proposed amendment will add clarifying provisions related to indoor marijuana cultivation, including amendme...Read on...

Posted on: October 23, 2015

Proposed Zoning Ordinance Amendment - Solar Energy Systems

The City Council will hold a public hearing to consider the recommendation from the Planning Commission to adopt an ordinance amendment related to solar energy facilities at a public hearing scheduled for November 16, 2015. The proposed amendment would i...Read on...

Posted on: October 16, 2015

City Maintenance crews prepare for winter storms

In anticipation of the much predicted ‘El Nino’ winter City Maintenance staff has been active over the past several months in inspecting creeks, ditches, storm drains and catch basins to ensure that they are clear from debris and obstructions.

Most of...Read on...

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Posted on: October 2, 2015

Zoning Ordinance & Municipal Code Amendments related to Firearms


The public hearing for the proposed zoning ordinance amendment will be held by the Planning Commission starting at 6:30 P.M. on Tuesday, Nove...Read on...

Posted on: October 14, 2015

Dispatcher Needed for Senior Van Service

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The Pleasant Hill Senior Van Service needs a volunteer to take phone reservations on Friday mornings from 9 to 11 a.m.(and on call if other dispatchers are not available for their shift).

Please call the Senior Van office at (925) 671-5272 or email Dan...Read on...

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Posted on: September 28, 2015

Diablo Valley Shopping Plaza Remodel and Associated Major Sign Adjustment for Signage

The decision of the Planning Commission to approve the Use Permit for a Major Sign Adjustment for the proposed 67 foot tall pylon sign has been appealed to the City Council for their review and decision. The public hearing for the proposed project will b...Read on...

Posted on: September 28, 2015

Proposed General Plan Amendment - Mixed Use Classification Clarifications

The Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to consider a recommendation to the City Council to approve a proposed General Plan Amendment to update the Community Development and Economic Strategy Elements of the City of Pleasant Hill General Plan. ...Read on...

Posted on: September 17, 2015

Recent Changes related to Tree Preservation and Tree Removals throughout the City

The City recently approved amendments to the existing tree preservation ordinance. Some of the changes include determining the type and size of tree that qualifies as a protected tree within the City, how tree sizes are measured and provisions related to...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2015

New gateway signs proposed for Pleasant Hill

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Over the past year, City staff has been working with Wallace Roberts & Todd (WRT), urban design consultants on designs for new gateway signs, as well as wayfinding signage around the city. The process included ten public workshops and multiple focus group...Read on...

Posted on: August 25, 2015

City Council Adopts Long Term Financial Plan

When the City Council updated its goals in September 2013 one of the objectives was to establish a long-term financial plan for the City. This objective reflects the desire or goal that the “City that is financially sound.” The goal was to create a realis...Read on...

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Posted on: May 6, 2015

Senior Van Service Drivers Needed

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The Pleasant Hill Senior Van Service, sponsored by the Commission on Aging and the City of Pleasant Hill, needs volunteers to drive our van. No special skills are required, just the ability to drive a van!

DRIVERS needed for 1 shift per week:
9 am – n...Read on...

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Posted on: July 10, 2014

Plastic Bag Ban in effect in Pleasant Hill

On August 4th, the City Council adopted an ordinance to prohibit single-use (plastic) carryout bags in all retail stores. The ban goes into effect on February 4, 2015. Under the ordinance, all restaurants, grocery, pharmacy and retail stores in Pleasant H...Read on...

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Posted on: January 23, 2012

Thinking of Starting a New Business? Pleasant Hill is the Ideal Location.....

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Whether you are starting fresh or expanding, Pleasant Hill is the premiere setting for a variety of
businesses, ranging from professional offices, to retail shops, restaurants, and light manufacturers. Pleasant Hill is an attractive city with an excellen...Read on...

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