OPR Briefing on California General Plan Guidelines Update

APA California Chapter, Los Angeles Section


Thursday, October 5, 2017
5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. PDT

Los Angeles, CA, United States

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The Governors Office of Planning and Research (OPR) General Plan Guidelines (GPG) update was released on August 2, 2017. This guidance is the first comprehensive update in fourteen years and includes legislative changes, new technical advisories, guidance documents, and additional resources. 

View the Guidelines here: https://www.opr.ca.gov/s_generalplanguidelines.php

At this workshop, staff from OPR will present highlights from the new guidelines and lead a discussion of best practices in general plans around the region.

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Sahar Shirazi

Sahar Shirazi is a senior planning advisor at the Governor’s Office of Planning and Research in Sacramento. With a systems thinking approach and a goal of policy implementation, she focuses on the intersections of sustainability, land use, transportation, and equity. She is currently managing the general plan guidelines update ... Read More

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Lily Shoup, policy@apalosangeles.org