Planning & Public Works Agency

Latest News & Projects


Glenn County Solid Waste Conversion Facility -
(Wednesday, October 22, 2015) Notice is Hereby Given that the Glenn County Planning & Public Works Agency has completed an assessment of the possible environmental effects of the following described Project, determined that an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) is appropriate, and prepared a Draft EIR analyzing the potential effects of the Project. This determination has been made, and the Draft EIR has been prepared, according to the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), the State CEQA Guidelines, and the rules, regulations, and procedures for implementing CEQA as adopted by the Glenn County Planning & Public Works Agency. Click here to download the draft.

The public scoping meeting was held at the Glenn County Board of Supervisors’ Chambers, 2nd Floor Willows Memorial Hall, 525 West Sycamore Street, Willows, California, on Wednesday, January 21, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. The meeting provided the public an opportunity to express comments, concerns and views regarding the scope of the environmental issues to be addressed in the environment impact report (EIR). The comments received at that meeting are being considered in the preparation of the EIR. If you missed the meeting you can review the scoping meeting presentation documents by Clicking Here.

Update of the “AE” (Exclusive Agricultural) Zoning District for
“Uses Permitted With A Conditional Use Permit” -

On August 18, 2015, the Glenn County Board of Supervisors (Board) imposed a moratorium on the issuance of Conditional Use Permits issued under Section 15.330.040 (M) of the Glenn County Code. Planning staff will be presenting a draft ordinance at the Wednesday, October 21, 2015 meeting of the Glenn County Planning Commission. We invite you to participate in the discussion and provide input into this important issue. Click here for full description. For those that missed the meeting please find our agenda, minutes and audio from the meeting as well as the presentation materials here: Public Workshop Agenda, Presentation materials, Map.

Glenn County Willows-Glenn Airport Project -

Project bids have been received and submitted to the funding agency (FAA) for approval. Stay tuned for more on this project.

Glenn County Multi-Jurisdiction Hazard Mitigation Plan -
Glenn County, along with the incorporated cities of Orland and Willows, is in the process of preparing a Multi-Jurisdiction Hazard Mitigation Plan (MJHMP). Click here for more project information.

Glenn County Pavement Rehabilitation Projects -
(Aug. 19, 2015) Supervisors authorized the advertising, award and construction of two sections of County Road V fromCounty Road 29 to Highway 162, also known as the Boulevard. Project bids have been received. Stay tuned for more on this project.

Office of Emergency Services issues advisory to boaters -
(Apr. 21, 2015) The Glenn County Sheriff Office Marine Unit and GlennCounty Office of Emergency Services issued an advisory to Boaters onTuesday, April 21, 2015.
See their advisory here:
Boater Advisory


Glenn County Regional Transit Committee releases
Final report for the Short Range Transit Plan -

Click HERE to download the complete report.

New California Building Standards became effective Jan. 1, 2014 -
(Jan. 2014) State law mandates that local government enforce these regulations, or local ordinances with qualified reasonably necessary and generally more restrictive building standards than provided for in the California Building Standards Code. For more information click HERE. Click here for 2013 Building Codes.

Reservation Management of the County owned Halls transferred -
(Sept. 2013) Glenn County Board of Supervisors approved the transfer of hall reservations to the Veteran's Services Officer at their regular meeting held September 17, 2013. A new 24-hour reservation line has been set up so requests can be taken at any time. The new number is 530-934-1678. Veteran's Service and Planning & Public Works staff are working cooperatively to transition the management of the reservation system with the hope of providing a seamless change to the public and others using these public facilities. For more information please choose click here: How to Reserve County Owned Rental Halls.