Placentia Redevelopment Agency

For the website of the Successor Agency, please visit the Successor Agency website.

For information on the Oversight Board, please visit the Oversight Board to Successor Agency page.

As of February 1, 2012 the Placentia Redevelopment Agency was dissolved.

Based on Assembly Bill x1 26, signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown, the Placentia Redevelopment Agency ceased to exist as of February 1, 2012. For all informaiton on the Successor Agency, including Recognized Obligation Payment Schedules, former redevelopment properties or other information, please go to the links above for the Successor Agency or Oversight Board.

2012 Grand Jury Report on Redevelopment

The Orange County Grand Jury release a report on June 22, 2012 titled, "The Dissolution of Redevelopment: Where Have We Been? What Lies Ahead?" The report (PDF) can be read online.

On July 17, 2012 the City Council approved a response letter, as required by law, and submitted the letter to the presiding judge of the Superior Court. The letter (PDF) can be read. The staff report transmitting the draft letter for City Council consideration (PDF) can be read.

Historical Information on the Redevelopment Agency

To assist with information on the former Redevelopment Agency, this site will be maintained with documents related to former redevelopment activities in the City. If there is information that you need and you do not find on this or other pages connected to the City's website, please call (714) 993-8242.

Fact Sheet on the former Redevelopment Agency of the City of Placentia (PDF).

The final report from the State Controller's Office (PDF) in their audit of 18 agencies, including Placentia's, was issued on March 7,2011. The Agency's comments to the draft report can be found onine (PDF). Overall, the former Agency was pleased with the opportunity to have been reviewed by the State Controller's Office (SCO). View available Redevelopment Documents to include annual reports, external audit reports, bond official statements and related documents. To research and view Agency agendas, minutes and other historical documents, please click hereto go to the public record search system. These documents will remain available on the City's webpage for historical purposes.

History of the RDA

The Redevelopment Agency was formed in 1983 and expanded in 1990 and 2004 to its ultimate size of 278 acres. The agency area was in the southwest portion of the City primarily bounded by Orangethorpe Avenue, Placentia Avenue, and Chapman Avenue on the north. At this time due to dissolution, there is no agency and the project area ceased to exist.

View the former RDA map (PDF).

AB 987 Database

Per Assembly Bill 987 (Chapter 690, 2007) as codified in California Health and Safety Code Section 33418(c), the Agency is responsible to post on the City's website a list of housing units constructed, rehabilitated, or otherwise assisted with Agency Low and Moderat Income Housing Funds. These are not units that are available for rental or ownership - only units assisted by the Agency - please do not contact or disturb the occupants. You can see a list of available rental affordable housing units as mainted by the Orange County Housing Authority. View the AB 987 database (PDF).