Ojai Valley News photo by Andra Belknap
Taormina residents (from left) Susan Guy, Kristin Jensen Storey and Christina Pages found space on the floor during a packed City Council meeting Aug. 30.
Andra Belknap, Ojai Valley News reporter
The Ojai City Council Chambers hosted a lively group of Taormina residents Aug. 30, during a five-hour meeting to decide whether to designate Taormina as Ojai’s first historic district.
During the Council meeting’s public comment period, 44 people spoke in support of the historic destination, while four spoke in opposition, according to Amber Young an employee in the city manager’s office.