City of Pleasant Hill

General Plan 2040

City of Pleasant Hill

General Plan 2040

City of Pleasant Hill General Plan Update

Notice of Preparation Now Available!

The City of Pleasant Hill (City) is preparing an update to the City’s General Plan. The City has determined that an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) will be necessary to evaluate environmental impacts of the General Plan Update pursuant to the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA). In compliance with CEQA, the City will be the Lead Agency and will prepare the EIR. The City is requesting comments and guidance on the scope and content of the EIR from responsible and trustee agencies, interested public agencies, organizations, and the general public (CEQA Guidelines Section 15082).

What is a Notice of Preparation?

This Notice of Preparation (NOP) provides a summary of the General Plan Update; includes the City’s preliminary identification of the potential environmental issues to be analyzed in the EIR; and provides information on how to comment on the scope of the EIR.

Notice of Preparation Public Review Period: July 7 to August 8, 2022

Upcoming GPAC Meeting

The City will hold a GPAC meeting to discuss the Revised GPAC Draft General Plan Land Use Element via video conference only. Agency staff and interested members of the public will be able to submit verbal comments regarding issues, plans, and opportunities as addressed in the Land Use Element. The GPAC meeting will be held Wednesday, August 10, 2022, at 6:30 p.m.

Join us virtually!

Wednesday, August 10, 2022
6:30 PM

The Journey Begins Here


The General Plan Update is a pivotal opportunity to shape the future of Pleasant Hill.  Through the Update process, the City and consulting team, with input from the public and stakeholders, will consider many new, pertinent topics, including climate change, adaptation, and public health, to ensure Pleasant Hill is positioned to achieve its vision for the future.

As this project progresses, this website will be your primary source for information related to the General Plan Update, including an overview of the basics of a general plan to get you oriented to this process,  project documents, and meeting dates and times.

The General Plan Process

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