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Posted on: October 2, 2015

Municipal Code Amendments related to Firearms

The Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to consider a recommendation to the City Council to approve proposed zoning ordinance amendments related to firearms sales. . The proposed amendment would modify and clarify existing provisions related ...Read on...

Posted on: September 28, 2015

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

The Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing to consider a Conditional Use Permit for a Major sign adjustment for excess number of monument signs, excess monument sign face area and excess freestanding sign height (up to 67 feet in height) & exce...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 11, 2015

Proposed Miscellaneous Zoning Ordinance Amendments

The Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to consider a recommendation to the City Council to approve various proposed zoning ordinance amendments including the following:

1. Amend provisions related to solar facilities, in compliance with cur...Read on...

Posted on: September 12, 2015

Proposed Zoning Ordinance Amendment - Outdoor Marijuana Cultivation

The City Council will hold a public hearing to consider a proposed zoning ordinance amendment related to outdoor marijuana cultivation. The proposed amendment will add clarifying provisions related to marijuana cultivation, including amendments to sectio...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: September 1, 2015

LED streetlights to be installed in Pleasant Hill


The City is working with PG&E to convert approximately 1,600 PG&E-owned non-decorative streetlights to energy efficient and longer lasting Light Emitting Diode (LED) fixtures. PG&E will begin installation of the new fixtures in late September.

LED str...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...

Long Term Financial Plan
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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