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The RENEWBIZ Grant Program

Scroll through our story map to view awarded RENEWBIZ grants for the 2014-2015 cycle.  Click here to view the full size story map. PDF Old Town Tehachapi Vision Plan (7.6 MB) Download PDF Boron Vision Plan (9.21 MB) Download PDF Mojave Vision Plan (5.76 MB) Download PDF Rosamond Vision Plan…

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Final Environmental Impact Report for Revisions to the Kern County Zoning Ordinance – 2015 C, focused on Oil and Gas Local Permitting

This project was approved on November 9, 2015 and became effective on December 9, 2015. The Project Boundary (Local Permitting Boundary Area) encompasses 3,110 square miles and generally includes the San Joaquin Valley Floor portion of Kern County up to an elevation of 2,000 feet. The boundary includes: west side-the San…

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Kern County 2015-2023 Housing Element Update

The County of Kern has updated the Housing Element of the General Plan in accordance to State law for the planning period 2015-2023. The Housing Element provides an identification and analysis of existing and projected housing needs and a statement of goals, policies, and implementation programs that enable Kern County…

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