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Petaluma Valley Groundwater Sustainability Agency Advisory Committee

FAQ

Congratulations on appearance before the Dry Creek Valley Citizens Advisory Council (DCVCAC) to discuss your proposed use permit, rezoning application, or request for a General Plan amendment. Your participation can give you important insight into the reaction your project will generate from concerned neighbors and citizens in the Dry Creek Valley.

This guide is intended to help you prepare for your hearing by describing the process, and listing the types of questions you might expect to hear from the DCVCAC. If you have further questions or concerns, please contact the DCVCAC Chair. 

Frequently Asked Questions


What is the Dry Creek Valley Citizens Advisory Council?

Who sits on the Dry Creek Valley Citizens Advisory Council?

Why was my Project Selected for Review by the Dry Creek Valley Citizens Advisory Council?

My Plans are only Conceptual at This Point; Should I present them now?

What Are the Key Areas of Concern that the Dry Creek Valley Citizens Advisory Council Members are Likely to Raise?

How are Dry Creek Valley Citizens Advisory Council Meetings Organized?

What Procedures Are Followed for the Project Review?

How Should I Plan my Presentation?

How Should I Handle Questions and Comments from the Audience?

What Happens to the Recommendations Made by the Council?

I Don’t Like the Recommendation Passed by the Council … Now What?