Housing Element Update: Save the Date Adaptive Reuse Webinars this Month
Dear Stakeholder, Last month, LA City Planning introduced the newest Housing Element Rezoning Program work effort, theCitywide Housing Incentive Program, with three public webinars. The webinars introduced the Citywide Housing Incentive Program’ssix core strategiesincluding expanding the Adaptive Reuse program, updating the Affordable Housing Incentive Programs, incentivizing housing on Opportunity Corridors, creating affordable housing opportunities through the Affordable Housing Overlay, facilitating
YOUTH ADVISORY COUNCIL APPLICATIONS OPEN
YOUTH ADVISORY COUNCIL APPLICATIONS OPEN: Applications for our 2023-2024 Youth Advisory Council are now open, and I encourage all high school students interested in policy, government, or public service to apply! This is a fantastic opportunity for young people to meet with their peers and discuss solutions to the most pressing issues facing the next generation. Our district is home to so many bright young people, and I look forward to welcoming a new group of them to the Youth Advisory Council soon.
Safe Place for Youth Cosponsors California Senate Bill 7
The “Homeless Housing Obligation Act” is heading to the Senate Appropriations Committee. It obligates California cities and counties to plan for and provide housing opportunities for their unhoused residents. VENICE, CA — Safe Place for Youth (SPY) is proud to cosponsor California Senate Bill 7 in partnership with Inner City Law Center. This is the first time SPY is co-sponsoring a bill in Sacramento and Thursday it heads to the California Senate Appropriations Committee. This bill would