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Community members invited to fire station outreach events

Ventura residents and business owners are invited to join Ventura Fire for a series of fire station open house events, happening June 15 – August 3, 2022.

Participants who attend will have an opportunity to engage directly with City leadership, meet local firefighters, tour fire stations, hear about current conditions, and contribute to conversations about becoming a 21st-century fire agency.

A community meeting will be held on select Wednesdays from 6– 8:00 p.m. at each of the six Ventura fire stations.

For more, please visit

Tips & Rebates: Water efficiency

Emergency drought updates as of May 2022

On May 24, the State Water Resources Control Board adopted Emergency Drought Regulations requiring urban water suppliers to implement demand reduction measures identified under Stage 2 of the supplier’s Water Shortage Contingency Plan.

While there are no irrigation restrictions for local single-family residential customers, Ventura Water reminds you to reduce outdoor water usage as much as possible. Every drop counts!

For conservation tips and rebate  incentives programs, visit

Learn more: 2022 Corporate Games

Corporate Games registration now open!

Registration is open for the City of Ventura’s 2022 Corporate Games. This annual event brings together businesses from Ventura, Santa Barbara, and Los Angeles Counties to compete against each other in various activities and sporting events. All local companies and businesses are welcome to join. Registration ends September 2, 2022.


The Corporate Games will occur over the course of five weeks in October on weekends or weeknights after regular business hours.


For full details and registration forms, visit

Register: Business Recycling Workshop

Virtual business recycling workshop

Calling all business owners and team members! Join the City's Environmental Sustainability Division for a virtual Business Recycling Workshop on Tuesday, June 21 from 10 -10:45 a.m. to create a successful recycling program!

What we'll cover:

  • Current legal requirements
  • How to order & adjust service
  • Indoor bin setup
  • Free materials including stickers and indoor green bins
  • Free assistance
  • Your questions!


Please register here. Questions about the event can be emailed to

Apply: City Boards, Commissions, Committees

Board, Commission, and Committee Openings

The City of Ventura invites residents to get involved in local government services and decisions that impact the community.

Currently, there is one opening on the Housing Authority Board, two openings on the Downtown Parking Advisory Committee, and four openings on the Measure O Citizen Oversight Committee.

Applications are due Friday, July 22, 2022. More information at

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