Action Alert! Calls to Appropriations Committee Members Needed for the CA Homeless Bill of Rights

To help get the CA Homeless Person’s Bill of Rights and Fairness Act passed through to the full Assembly, we need to show support by calling Assembly Appropriations Committee Members. There will be an organized call-in day on May 22, but no sense in waiting until then. Call them Friday, Monday, and Tuesday.

Simplified Script: “I am [your name] calling to urge the Assemblymember to support AB5″.

Here are the Assembly Appropriations Committee members’ phone numbers:

Assemblymember Mike Gatto, Chair … READ MORE

The City of Sacramento Releases Housing Element Workshop Information and Survey

Take the Survey 

The City of Sacramento is performing an update to its Housing Element, which affects the affordability and accessibility of housing. Please attend the City’s public meeting and take the survey for the Housing Element. Your input can help keep housing inclusive and within reach for everyone in our community. Click here for more information the City of Sacramento’s housing needs. 

__________________________________________________________________________

The following information is from the City of Sacramento:

The City is undertaking a comprehensive … READ MORE

City of Sacramento General Plan Survey

Take Survey Here 

The City’s General Plan includes the Housing Element, which affects the affordability and accessibility of housing. Please take the survey for the City’s General Plan. It is important that we keep housing within reach for everyone in our community.

From the City of Sacramento:

Every year, the City of Sacramento conducts a short survey to obtain your thoughts about living, working, and doing business in the City of Sacramento. Help us set a new direction for the … READ MORE

Save the Date: The Homeless Bill of Rights Needs Your Support on May 15

When: Wednesday, May 15 – 9 a.m. (tentative)
Where: State Capitol, Room 4202
RSVP: Paul Bodwn: pboden@wraphome.org or (415) 621-2533

The Homeless Bill of Rights (AB 5) is scheduled for an appropriations hearing at 9 a.m. (tentative) on May 15, 2013, where it will go on suspense. We will then only have until May 24th to get off of suspense and to the full assembly before the end of this session.

Let’s show  the members all of the broad based … READ MORE

Action Alert! Participate in the Public Review Process for the Draft Folsom Housing Element

The following information was provided by the City of Folsom.

The City of Folsom has completed a draft of the 2013-2021 Housing Element and is inviting community members to review and comment on the draft document. The Draft Folsom Housing Element is now available on the General Plan Update Website. The Housing Element is part of the 2035 General Plan, and contains the goals, polices, and implementation programs for the planning and development of housing for all economic segments … READ MORE