SOAR does not lock in land use. SOAR locks in the citizens’ right to vote on changes to r land use. Having the right to vote on these changes is a core value of the citizens of Ventura County. It [...]
Two new sections were added to the County SOAR initiative passed in 2016, to assist the agricultural industry by providing exemptions from a vote of the people for farmworker housing and [...]
In the next eight years alone, Ventura County and its ten cities have zoned enough land residential for 19,000 more housing units. SOAR does not change that. Additionally, SOAR has exemptions for [...]
No. SOAR does not change any regulations governing agricultural land. Farmers can do anything that is allowed within their agricultural zoning.