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The HomeWork: June 18, 2020

Welcome to the June 18, 2020 Main Edition of The HomeWork, the official newsletter of California YIMBY — legislative updates, news… Read More

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California leased 15,000 hotel rooms to help homeless people. Half now sit empty

Read the full article … “Only about half of the 15,000 hotel and motel rooms that California has leased… Read More

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California YIMBY Statement on Senate Pro-Tem Housing Package

Sacramento, CA — California YIMBY today released the following statement from President/CEO Brian Hanlon: “The Senate housing production bill package is a step forward in… Read More

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This Is How Hard It Is to Invest in Black Neighborhoods

Read the full article … ‘The story of one investor trying to revitalize a crumbling block in Birmingham, Alabama,… Read More

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Coronavirus reveals the need for a New Deal on housing in California

Read the full article … “These reforms will spark a boom in new housing production, boost the economy, and… Read More

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Coronavirus Exposes the Inextricable Connection Between Housing and Health

Read the full article … “During this pandemic — in many places — homelessness reforms that were long deemed… Read More

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US homelessness could increase 45 percent because of coronavirus unemployment, study says

Read the full article … “With the coronavirus-induced shock to the economy crippling businesses of all sizes and leaving… Read More

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How Will Americans Commute After Lockdowns End?

Read the full article … “Will car traffic surge as lockdowns end, or will millions of Americans decide to… Read More

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Asm Buffy Wicks “Yes in God’s Backyard” Bill to Assist States Housing Crisis Moves Forward

Read the full article … “The law would address underused parking lots and eliminate minimum parking requirements to pave… Read More

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November initiative that would bring billions to California schools and communities is an easy decision

Read the full article … “Even before the crisis, Oakland, like many cities across the state, struggled with limited revenue and… Read More

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Los Angeles as We Knew It Is History. But Its Future Begins Today

Read the full article … “The city’s most thoughtful academics, politicians, business leaders, artists, and chefs answer the question… Read More

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