Meetings & Events

Upcoming Events

Planning Commission -  Public Hearing
See City Meetings webpage for more information
Monday, October 25, 2021 
5:30 p.m.

City Council -  Public Hearing
See City Meetings webpage for more information
Tuesday, November 16, 2021 
5:45 p.m.

Previous Events

 

The City of Santa Ana is committed to a transparent and community oriented General Plan Update process. As such, a series of community meetings, forums, presentations, and working groups were held to promote conversation and gather feedback that will inform the future General Plan. The following are dates, times, venues, and presentations shared at the various community meetings, General Plan Advisory Group meetings, as well as other updates provided to the community and City Council:

 

Planning Commission - Study Session & Draft Recirculated Program EIR Public Hearing
Monday, September 13, 2021  
5:30 p.m.
Draft Recirculated Program EIR 
PowerPoint Presentation

Environmental Justice Community Open House
Southwest Senior Center
2201 West McFadden Avenue
Saturday, August 28, 2021  
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Meeting Flyer (English, Spanish, and Vietnamese)
PowerPoint Presentation - English
PowerPoint Presentation - Spanish
PowerPoint Presentation - Vietnamese
Video Recording of Presentation/Discussion
Video Recording of Open House

Planning Commission - Study Session
See City Meetings webpage for more information
Monday, August 23, 2021  
5:30 p.m.
PowerPoint Presentation

Santa Ana Chamber of Commerce
Government Affairs Council (GAC)
General Plan Update Overview
Tuesday, August 10, 2021  
12:30 p.m.
PowerPoint Presentation

Planning Commission - Study Session
City of Santa Ana General Plan Update and Recirculated PEIR
See City Meetings webpage for more information
Monday, August 9, 2021  
5:30 p.m.
PowerPoint Presentation

Environmental Justice Virtual Community Forum
Riverview West/Santa Anita/West Floral Park*/Floral Park*/Artesia Pilar*/Flower Park* Neighborhoods
Wednesday, May 26, 2021  
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Meeting Flyer (English, Spanish, and Vietnamese)
PowerPoint Presentation - English
PowerPoint Presentation - Spanish
PowerPoint Presentation - Vietnamese

Environmental Justice Virtual Community Forum
Madison Park/Cedar Evergreen/Cornerstone Village Neighborhoods
Monday, May 17, 2021  
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Meeting Flyer (English, Spanish, and Vietnamese)
PowerPoint Presentation - English
PowerPoint Presentation - Spanish
PowerPoint Presentation - Vietnamese
Video Recording of Forum

Environmental Justice Virtual Community Forum
Central City/Pico-Lowell/Bella Vista/Casa Bonita/Valley Adams Neighborhoods
Tuesday, May 11, 2021  
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Meeting Flyer (English, Spanish, and Vietnamese)
PowerPoint Presentation - English
PowerPoint Presentation - Spanish
PowerPoint Presentation - Vietnamese
Video Recording of Forum

Environmental Justice Virtual Community Forum
French Court/French Park/Willard/Washington Square/Santa Ana Triangle Neighborhoods
Thursday, May 6, 2021  
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Meeting Flyer (English, Spanish, and Vietnamese)
PowerPoint Presentation - English
PowerPoint Presentation - Spanish
PowerPoint Presentation - Vietnamese
Video Recording of Forum

Environmental Justice Virtual Community Forum
Centennial Park/Sandpointe Neighborhoods
Monday, May 3, 2021  
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Meeting Flyer (English, Spanish, and Vietnamese)
PowerPoint Presentation - English
PowerPoint Presentation - Spanish
PowerPoint Presentation - Vietnamese
Video Recording of Forum

Environmental Justice Virtual Community Forum
Saddleback View/Lyon Street Neighborhoods
Thursday, April 29, 2021  
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Meeting Flyer (English, Spanish, and Vietnamese)
PowerPoint Presentation - English
PowerPoint Presentation - Spanish
PowerPoint Presentation - Vietnamese
Video Recording of Forum

Environmental Justice Virtual Community Forum
Logan/Lacy/Downtown Neighborhoods
Tuesday, April 27, 2021  
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Meeting Flyer (English, Spanish, and Vietnamese)
PowerPoint Presentation - English
PowerPoint Presentation - Spanish
PowerPoint Presentation - Vietnamese
Video Recording of Forum

Environmental Justice Virtual Community Forum
Heninger Park/Pacific Park Neighborhoods
Wednesday, April 21, 2021  
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Meeting Flyer (English, Spanish, and Vietnamese)
PowerPoint Presentation - English
PowerPoint Presentation - Spanish
PowerPoint Presentation - Vietnamese
Video Recording of Forum

Youth Outreach Workshop
Led By Cal Poly Pomona's Urban Planning Department
Monday, April 19, 2021
4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Meeting Flyer

Planning Commission - Update
City of Santa Ana General Plan Update
Monday, April 12, 2021  
5:30 p.m.
PowerPoint Presentation - English 

Environmental Justice Virtual Community Forum
Delhi/Santa Ana Memorial Park Neighborhoods
Monday, April 5, 2021  
6:00 p.m.
Meeting Flyer (English, Spanish, and Vietnamese)
PowerPoint Presentation - English
PowerPoint Presentation - Spanish
PowerPoint Presentation - Vietnamese
Video Recording of Forum

Parks and Recreation Board - Update
City of Santa Ana General Plan Update
Wednesday, March 31, 2021  
6:00 p.m.
PowerPoint Presentation - English

Environmental Justice Virtual Community Forum
Artesia Pilar/Flower Park Neighborhoods
Tuesday, March 30, 2021  
6:30 p.m.
Meeting Flyer (English, Spanish, and Vietnamese)
PowerPoint Presentation - English
PowerPoint Presentation - Spanish
PowerPoint Presentation - Vietnamese
Video Recording of Forum

Youth Commission - General Plan Update
Virtual Meeting
Friday, March 26, 2021  
3:00 p.m.
City Meetings

General Plan Community Outreach Roundtable
Virtual Meeting
Tuesday, February 9, 2021  
5:30 p.m.
PowerPoint Presentation
Video Recording of Roundtable Discussion

General Plan Community Outreach Roundtable
Virtual Meeting
Monday, December 21, 2020  
5:00 p.m.
PowerPoint Presentation
Video Recording of Roundtable Discussion

Planning Commission - Public Hearing
Virtual Meeting
Monday, November 9, 2020  
5:30 p.m.
PowerPoint Presentation

General Plan EJ Community Meeting
Virtual Meeting
Monday, October 19, 2020  
5:30 p.m.
PowerPoint Presentation

General Plan Community Outreach Roundtable
Virtual Meeting
Wednesday, October 14, 2020  
5:30 p.m.

General Plan Anti-Displacement Roundtable
Virtual Meeting
Tuesday, October 13, 2020  
10:00 a.m.

General Lead Contamination Roundtable
Virtual Meeting
Friday, October 9, 2020 
12:00 p.m.

General Lead Contamination Roundtable
Virtual Meeting
Wednesday, September 30, 2020  
10:00 a.m.

General Plan/EJ - Madison Park
Virtual Meeting
Tuesday, September 15, 2020  
10:00 a.m.

Planning Commission Study Session & PEIR Comments
Virtual Meeting
Monday, September 14, 2020  
5:30 p.m.
GP Elements Study Session PowerPoint Presentation
PEIR Review/Comments PowerPoint Presentation

General Plan Community Outreach Roundtable
Monday, August 31, 2020  
5:30 p.m.
PowerPoint Presentation

Planning Commission Study Session
Council Chamber
22 Civic Center Plaza, Santa Ana, CA 92701
Monday, August 24, 2020  
5:30 p.m.
PowerPoint Presentation

City Council Study Session
Council Chamber
22 Civic Center Plaza, Santa Ana, CA 92701
Tuesday, August 18, 2020  
5:00 p.m.
PowerPoint Presentation

Virtual Community Workshop No. 2
Saturday, August 1, 2020
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Event flyer (English/Spanish)  
PowerPoint Presentation
Video Recording of Virtual Workshop

Virtual Community Workshop No. 1
Friday, July 31, 2020
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Event flyer (English/Spanish)
PowerPoint Presentation
Video Recording of Virtual Workshop

Historic Resources Commission
Council Chamber
22 Civic Center Plaza, Santa Ana, CA 92701
Thursday, July 30, 2020
4:30 p.m.
PowerPoint Presentation

Environmental Justice Presentation/Video
July 2020

EIR Scoping Meeting
Santa Ana Police Department Community Room
60 Civic Center Plaza, Santa Ana, CA 92701
Thursday, March 5, 2020
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
PowerPoint Presentation

 

Land Use Focus Area Alternatives 
Planning Commission 
Council Chamber
22 Civic Center Plaza, Santa Ana, CA 92701
Monday, June 10, 2019
5:30 PM
PowerPoint Presentation

Santa Ana Chamber of Commerce
Project Snapshot
1631 West Sunflower Avenue, C-35, Santa Ana, CA 92704
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
3:30 PM
PowerPoint Presentation

South Bristol Street Area Workshop
South Coast Global Medical Center
2701 South Bristol Street, Santa Ana, CA 92704
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
PowerPoint Presentation

55 Freeway/Dyer Road Area Workshop
Holiday Inn Santa Ana-OC Airport
2726 South Grand Avenue, Santa Ana, CA 92705
Monday, April 29, 2019
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
PowerPoint Presentation

West Santa Ana Boulevard Area Workshop
Hosted by Artesia Pilar Neighborhood Association
Romero Cruz Elementary
2701 West Fifth Street, Santa Ana, CA 92703
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
PowerPoint Presentation

Grand Avenue/ 17th Street Area Workshop
Hosted by Meredith Parkwood/Portola Park Neighborhood Associations
John Muir Fundamental Elementary
1951 Mabury Street, Santa Ana, CA 92705
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
PowerPoint Presentation

South Main Street Area Workshop
Hosted by Pacific Park Neighborhood Association
Roosevelt-Walker Community Center
816 East Chestnut Avenue, Santa Ana, CA 92701
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
PowerPoint Presentation

Community Linkage Forum (Com-link)
Land Use Announcement
Santa Ana Police Department Community Room
60 Civic Center Plaza, Santa Ana, CA 92701
Thursday, January 24, 2019
7:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.

City Council
Draft Policy Framework
22 Civic Center Plaza, Council Chambers
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
5:00 P.M.

Downtown Santa Ana (DTSA) 5K
Resource Fair
Saturday, October 20, 2018
8:00 – 10:00 A.M.

City Council 
Land Use Alternatives 
22 Civic Center Plaza, Council Chamber 
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
5:00 P.M.
PowerPoint Presentation

Economic Development, Infrastructure, Budget and Technology Council Committee (EDIBIT) 
General Plan Land Use Discussion 
Monday, October 8, 2018
20 Civic Center Plaza 
City Hall, Ross Annex, Conference Room 1600
5:00 P.M.
PowerPoint Presentation

Fiestas Patrias
Santa Ana Civic Center
Saturday and Sunday
September 15-16, 2018
12:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.

Resource Fair and Clean-Up Day
Eastside Neighborhood
Saturday, August 18, 2018
9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.

National Night Out
Madison Park
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
4:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.

City Council
General Plan Study Session
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
5:00 P.M.
Agenda (City Council Agenda Packet)

City Council
General Plan Update Status Report
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
22 Civic Center Plaza, Council Chambers
Agenda (City Council Agenda Packet)

City Council
GPAG Recognition
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
22 Civic Center Plaza, Council Chambers
Agenda (City Council Agenda Packet)

General Plan Advisory Group (GPAG)
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 @5:30 pm
20 Civic Center Plaza, City Hall
Ross Annex, Room 1600
Agenda 
PowerPoint Presentation 
Meeting Notes

General Plan Advisory Group (GPAG)
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 @ 5:30 pm
20 Civic Center Plaza, City Hall
Ross Annex, Room 1600
Agenda (English/Spanish)
PowerPoint Presentation
Meeting Notes

General Plan Advisory Group (GPAG)
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 @ 5:30 pm 
20 Civic Center Plaza, City Hall
Ross Annex, Room 1600
Agenda (English/Spanish)
PowerPoint Presentation 
Meeting Notes

General Plan Advisory Group (GPAG)
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 @ 5:30 pm
20 Civic Center Plaza, City Hall
Ross Annex, Room 1600
Agenda (English/Spanish)
PowerPoint Presentation 
Meeting Notes

General Plan Advisory Group (GPAG)
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 @ 5:30 pm 
20 Civic Center Plaza, City Hall
Ross Annex, Room 1600
Agenda (English/Spanish)
PowerPoint Presentation 
Meeting Notes

General Plan Advisory Group (GPAG)
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 @ 5:30 pm
20 Civic Center Plaza, City Hall
Ross Annex, Room 1600
Agenda (English/Spanish)
PowerPoint Presentation 
Meeting Notes 

General Plan Advisory Group (GPAG)
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 @ 5:30 pm
20 Civic Center Plaza, City Hall
Ross Annex, Room 1600
Agenda (English/Spanish)
PowerPoint Presentation
Meeting Notes 

General Plan Advisory Group (GPAG)
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 @ 5:30 pm
20 Civic Center Plaza, City Hall
Ross Annex, Room 1600
Agenda (English/Spanish)
PowerPoint Presentation 
Meeting Notes

General Plan Advisory Group (GPAG)
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 @ 5:30 pm
20 Civic Center Plaza, City Hall
Ross Annex, Room 1600
Agenda (English/Spanish)
PowerPoint Presentation 


Meeting Notes

General Plan Advisory Group (GPAG)
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 @ 5:30 pm
20 Civic Center Plaza, City Hall
Ross Annex, Room 1600
Agenda 
PowerPoint Presentation
Meeting Notes

General Plan Advisory Group (GPAG)
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 @ 5:30 pm
20 Civic Center Plaza, City Hall
Ross Annex, Room 1600
Agenda (English/Spanish)
PowerPoint Presentation
Exercise Handout
Meeting Notes

General Plan Advisory Group (GPAG)
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
20 Civic Center Plaza, City Hall
Ross Annex, Room 1600
Agenda (English/Spanish)
PowerPoint Presentation
Meeting Notes

General Plan Advisory Group (GPAG) 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
20 Civic Center Plaza, City Hall
Ross Annex, Room 1600
Agenda (English/Spanish)
PowerPoint Presentation
Exercise Handouts (English /Spanish)
Meeting Notes

General Plan Advisory Group (GPAG)
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 @ 5:00 pm 
20 Civic Center Plaza, City Hall
Ross Annex, Room 1600
Agenda
PowerPoint Presentation 
Meeting Notes
Ground Rules Handout

Celebrate Great Neighborhoods: Santa Ana! 
Thursday, October 20, 2016 Frida Cinema
305 E. Third Street
Event flyer

City Council Community Engagement Update
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 @ 5:30 pm
Santa Ana City Council Chamber
22 Civic Center Plaza
Community Outreach Executive Summary

Santa Ana Youth Commission Meeting 
Friday, September 16, 2016 @ 6:00 pm
Santa Ana City Council Chamber 
22 Civic Center Plaza

Fiestas Patrias ‘Pop-up’ Booth
Saturday, September 10, 2016 
& Sunday, September 11, 2016
12:00 pm

Delhi Center - Youth Meeting
Thursday, September 8, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Delhi Center
505 E Central Ave

Nicholas Academic Center # 2 – Youth Meeting
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 @ 4:00 pm
Valley High School
1801 S. Greenville Street

Kidworks - Youth Meeting
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Kidworks Center
1902 W. Chestnut Avenue

Art Walk ‘Pop-Up’ Booth
Saturday, September 3, 2016 @ 4:30 pm
Second Street Promenade
207 N Broadway 

Back-to-School Night ‘Pop-up’ Booth
Thursday, September 1, 2016 @ 3:30 pm 
Carver Elementary
1401 W Santa Ana Blvd 

Ciclovia ‘Pop-up’ Booth 
Saturday, August 20, 2016 @ 10:00 am 
Ciclovia & 5k Festival
Fifth and Broadway

Library Youth Overnight Camping Workshop
Friday, July 29, 2016 @ 9:00 pm
Santa Ana Central Library
26 Civic Center Plaza

Kidworks - Youth Meeting
Monday, July 6, 2016 @ 5:30 pm
Kidworks Center
1902 W. Chestnut Avenue

Lorin Griset – Summer Youth Recruitment
Monday, June 13, 2016 @ 9:00 am
Lorin Griset Academy
1915 W. McFadden Avenue

Nicholas Academic Center #1 – Summer Youth Recruitment
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 @ 5:30 pm
Nicholas Academic Center 
412 W. 4th Street

Nicholas Academic Center # 2 – Summer Youth Recruitment
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 @ 3:30 pm
Valley High School
1801 S. Greenville Street

Middle College High School – Summer Youth Recruitment
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 @ 11:00 am
Santa Ana College 
1530 West 17th Street

Youth Commission Meeting
Friday, May 20, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Santa Ana Public Library - Meeting Room A
26 Civic Center Plaza

Santa Ana Unified School District 
Youth-Based Coordination Meeting
Thursday, May 19, 2016 @ 10:30 am
SAUSD Office
1601 East Chestnut Avenue

Kidworks/ Youth Empowerment Network (YEN)
Youth-Based Coordination Meetings
Monday, May 2, 2016
Monday, May 16, 2016
Monday, May 23, 2016
Monday, June 6, 2016
Kidworks Center
1902 West Chestnut Avenue
5:00 pm

Kidworks Early Youth Engagement
Monday, April 18, 2016 @ 4:00 pm
City Hall Ross Annex
20 Civic Center Plaza 

City Council One-on-One Interviews
April to June, 2016

Celebrate Santa Ana
Wednesday, April 6, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Santa Ana College
1530 West 17th Street
Meeting Notes

Community Meeting - Ward 3
Thursday, March 31, 2016 @ 6:00 pm
Santiago Elementary School
2212 North Baker Street
Meeting Notes

Community Meeting - Ward 4
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Carr Intermediate School
2120 West Edinger Avenue
6:00 pm
Meeting Notes

Community Meeting - Ward 6
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Newhope Library
122 North Newhope Street
6:00 pm
Meeting Notes

Community Meeting - Ward 1
Thursday, March 24, 2016 @ 6:00 pm
Madison Elementary School
1124 East Hobart Street
Meeting Notes

Community Meeting -Ward 2
Wednesday, March 23, 2016 @ 6:00 pm
Santa Ana Senior Center
424 West Third Street 
Meeting Notes

Community Meeting- Ward 5
Tuesday, March 22, 2016 @ 6:00 pm
City Public Works Yard
220 South Daisy Avenue
Meeting Notes

Com-Link Meeting
Thursday, February 25, 2016 @ 6:30 pm
Santa Ana Police Department Community Room
60 Civic Center Plaza

Community Meeting
Santa Ana Business Community
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 @ 3:00 pm
Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center
1000 E. Santa Ana Boulevard, 1st Floor Large Conference Room
Meeting Notes

Community Meeting 
Santa Ana Seniors 
Saturday, December 19, 2015 @ 10:30 am
Santa Ana Senior Center
424 W. Third Street
Meeting Notes

Community Meeting 
Boys and Men of Color
Monday, December 14, 2015 @ 6:00 pm

Abraham Lincoln Elementary School 
425 So. Sullivan Street
Meeting Notes

Community Meeting 
Coach Royal Mobile Home Park
Wednesday, December 2, 2015 @ 6:00 pm
Abraham Lincoln Elementary School 
425 So. Sullivan Street
Meeting Notes

General Plan Kickoff Meeting
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
20 Civic Center Plaza, City Hall
Ross Annex, Room 1600
Meeting Notes

Planning Commission Work Program Overview
Monday, October 26, 2015 @ 5:30 pm
City Council Chamber
22 Civic Center Plaza

City Council Meeting Work Program Overview 
Monday, September 15, 2015 @ 5:30 pm
City Council Chamber
22 Civic Center Plaza