Pier Closure Update
The Historic Ventura Pier has been closed for public safety due to significant storm damage since January 2023. The remaining repairs include the replacement of several timber piles, bracing, and brackets. Reopening is anticipated by the end of the year.
The City of Ventura, Ventura County Emergency Services, California Office of Emergency Services (CalOES), and FEMA have surveyed the Pier damage.
To date, the total estimated cost to repair the Pier is $715,000. The City is currently seeking funding for the emergency repairs from FEMA, the State of California, the City of Ventura, and potential donations. Read the press release from April 21, 2023.
Note: All businesses located on the Pier remain open.