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Olancha Cartago Corridor Study (OCCS)

On December 15, 2017, Inyo County was awarded a Sustainable Transportation Planning Grant from the California Department of Transportation in the amount of $236,000 for the preparation of a corridor study, along U.S. 395, near the communities of Olancha and Cartago.


On February 20, 2018, a presentation was made to the Inyo County Board of Supervisors by Steve Karamitros requesting that the Board adopt a Resolution authorizing Cathreen Richards, Inyo County Planning Director, to execute agreements between Caltrans and Inyo County for the Caltrans Sustainable Transportation Planning Grant.



Agenda from February 20, 2018

Board Resolution No. 2018-10


On July 3, 2018, a presentation was made by Planning Department Staff to the Board of Supervisors requesting the Board approve a contract with Alta Planning + Design, Inc., to provide consultant services for the Olancha Cartago Corridor Study (OCCS). The Board directed the Planning Department to approve the Contract between the County of Inyo and Alta Planning + Design.


Agenda from July 3, 2018



On November 1, 2018 the Planning Department will hold a visioning meeting at the Road House Café in Olancha, to consider options for creating vibrant streets for residents, businesses, and visitors in Olancha and Cartago over the coming decades.


Workshop Notice

Resident Survey

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For questions or comments about the workshops, about the OCCS, or about thoughts on the form any regulation from the County should take, contact the Project Planner, Steve Karamitros at (760) 878-0268 or




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