A sign of the times: Initiative petitions submitted with more than 800 signatures

Andra Belknap, Ojai Valley News reporter

Chris Gardner delivered “Plan Don't Ban” petitions containing approximately 800 signatures to Ojai City Hall Thursday. The signatures were collected in two weeks according to Gardner.

Gardner and supporters of the proposed ordinance, that would legalize and regulate 90 short-term rental operations within city limits, were required to submit 457 valid signatures from Ojai voters to qualify the initiative for the November ballot.

“This is something the majority should decide,” said Gardner.

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