“Increasing affordable housing is good for the economy and it’s good for the budget,” @toniatkins announces affordable housing package.
AB 2 (Alejo) takes another shot at redevelopment 2.0 proposal, includes 25% for affordable housing. Last year’s AB 2280 vetoed by Gov.
AB 205 (Wood) would extend Q’able pilot project enacted to summarily evict “squatters”. Tenant advocates see end run around courts.
Asm. Nazarian introduced AB 551, sponsored by Western Center, to deal with bedbugs in housing. Try not to scratch… http://t.co/Ep5MQhNhhL
Senate and Assembly meet on the floors. Various committees meet for informational hearings, but none related to housing.
Speaker Atkins, who has declared housing one of her top priorities, is expected to announce a multi-bill affordable housing package later this week.
Trying to remember the number of that bill . . . that did that thing? Or just feeling nostalgic? Well we’ve got you covered. We’ve posted summaries of key housing-related legislation for nearly every year going back to 1981. We’ve also just posted an interactive list of housing bills from 2014, with other recent years coming soon.
Joint hearing: Some pointed Qs from housing committee members about the need for more funding for aff. Hsg. No clear answers from Admin.1