Welcome to OPRThe Office of Planning and Research (OPR), created by statute in 1970, is part of the Office of the Governor. OPR serves the Governor and his Cabinet as staff for long-range planning and research, and constitutes the comprehensive state planning agency.
AnnouncementsOPR Announces Public Workshops for the Environmental Goals and Policy Report 03-05-2014
Through these workshops, OPR is striving to receive input from all regions of the state. The goals of this public workshop are to receive input on the overarching goals, key actions, and metrics to track progress. For details on dates and locations, click here.
Local Drought Clearinghouse 03-04-2014
California is in a drought emergency. Local governments and agencies are on the front lines responding to drought conditions. To ensure that local governments and agencies have expeditious access to information and resources, OPR created the local drought clearinghouse. OPR will direct local government inquiries to resources for drought assistance.
For more information, contact Debbie Davis, Local Drought Liaison, by email email@example.com or by phone 1-916-327-0068.
A Discussion on Climate Change: Evidence and Causes 03-04-2014
The US National Academy of Sciences and The Royal Society cordially invite you to join us for the release of “Climate Change: Evidence & Causes,” a new publication produced jointly by the two institutions. Written by a UK-US team of leading climate scientists and reviewed by climate scientists and others, the publication is intended as a brief, readable reference document for decision makers, policy makers, educators, and other individuals seeking authoritative information on the some of the questions that continue to be asked.read more...