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The HomeWork: September 14, 2021

Welcome to the September 14, 2021 Main edition of The HomeWork, the official newsletter of California YIMBY — legislative… Read More

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Sprawl Costs the U.S. $1 Trillion Every Year

In a 2015 report for the Victoria Transport Policy Institute and London School of Economics, transportation scholar Todd… Read More

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700 Cities, One Warming Planet

What can city governments do to fight climate change? In an influential 2018 paper, renowned climate scientists Daniel… Read More

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VIDEO: Why Housing Policy is Climate Policy

“The climate crisis is getting worse because of the housing crisis” California’s housing shortage and affordability crisis is increasing the… Read More

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California YIMBY Statement — Governor’s Decision on SB 477

Governor Newsom Vetoes Housing Data Bill But Directs Housing Agency to Follow Provisions  “We call on HCD to collect this data”… Read More

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Governor Newsom: To Ensure Progress on Housing, We Need Data – Sign SB 477

Click here to send an e-mail asking Governor Newsom to sign SB 477! Governor Newsom and the Legislature have made… Read More

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NEWS: Governor Newsom Signs Two More California YIMBY-Sponsored Housing Bills

AB 602 & SB 478 Will Make Local Fees and Zoning Rules More Fair, Transparent  “The tide has turned in favor… Read More

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The White House Weighs In on Zoning Reform

In a new blog post by the Biden administration’s Council of Economic Advisors, CEA Chair Jared Bernstein and… Read More

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What’s the Value of “Value Capture”?

A new essay by UCLA’s Michael Manville delivers a strong critique of the method many cities use to… Read More

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California YIMBY Celebrates Signing of Historic Housing Legislation

Governor Newsom Takes a Stand for More Affordable Homes,  Signs SB 9, SB 10, SB 8, and AB 1174… Read More

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