City of Pleasant Hill

General Plan 2040

City of Pleasant Hill

General Plan 2040

Upcoming Event: Joint City Council/Planning Commission Meeting, December 13th!

Join us on December 13, 2022 to provide public comment and input on the Pleasant Hill’s Draft Housing Element

The City of Pleasant Hill will hold a joint City Council and Planning Commission hybrid meeting (in-person and virtual, tele/video, to review and collect public comments on the Public Review Draft 2023-2031 (6th Cycle) Housing Element on Tuesday, December 13, 2022, starting at 6:30PM. The meeting will include a presentation summarizing the Housing Element, key findings, and new implementation actions to address housing needs. Following the presentation, the Planning Commission and City Council will hear public comments, discuss the Draft, and provide comments to City staff.


In-Person Location:
City of Pleasant Hill
City Council Chambers
100 Gregory Lane, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

Tele/Video Conference (virtual) via Zoom:
Meeting Link:
Meeting ID: 826 3182 3247
Passcode: 520651

The meeting will also be viewable through at the following link:

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

Public Review Draft Housing Element Available Now!

Click the button below to download the Public Review Draft 2023-2031 Housing Element. To send comments, please use the green “Comments” button on the right side of the page. Comments will be taken through December 9, 2022. 

The Draft Housing Element consists of two parts. The Policy Document and the Needs Assessment.

The Policy Document states goals, policies, implementing programs, and quantified objectives for the development, rehabilitation, and preservation of housing.

The Needs Assessment identifies and analyzes existing and projected housing needs to inform policy development. Within this document, the Resources section provides a list of sites for housing development that are adequate to accommodate the City’s regional housing needs allocation.

Download the Draft to read more!

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