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Opal Cliffs Recreation District


The Opal Cliffs Recreation District (OCRD) was a special district in the Opal Cliffs area (generally extending from 41st Avenue to the City of Capitola City limits) of Live Oak. It was dissolved on April 11, 2022. 

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Major Dates Timeline
  • August 17, 2021: The reorganization was initiated by the Opal Cliffs Recreation District Board of Directors following the adoption of a resolutionPDF
  • October 11, 2021: Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO) recieved a signed application, with the adopted resolution.
  • February 9, 2022: After completing the LAFCO process, LAFCO considered and approved the reorganization during its regular board meeting.
  • March 11 to March 31, 2022: Protest period, during which residents could submit Petitions of Opposition against the reorganization.
  • March 31, 2022: Protest hearing was held to tally the petitions.
  • April 11, 2022: Opal Cliffs Recreation District was dissolved, and Opal Cliffs County Park was established. PDF
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Opal Cliffs Recreation District (OCRD) Board Meetings

The Board's last meeting was on August 17, 2021.  Below are the former Opal Cliffs Recreation District meeting agendas and minutes. 

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(831) 454-7901

Monday – Friday 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, except holidays

Our physical office is open, but staff availability is limited.