Recent Streetsblog CALIFORNIA posts about Budget

Illustrator Alfred Twu made a galiant effort to summarize some of the many bills that have been introduced this session.

Plenty of Housing Bills Are Still in Play

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Senator Scott Wiener’s S.B. 50, the bill that would have allowed denser housing to be built near transit, has been put on ice for now, but it was only one housing bill among many. Over 200 housing bills had been introduced during this legislative session, and there are still enough of those moving through the […]

CA Legislative Update: ATP, Bikes, and Budget

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California budget negotiations have moved into high gear with the naming of Senate and Assembly members to the bicameral budget conference committee. Leaders of the two bodies named five members each—up from three in previous years—and the conference committee held its first hearing this morning. The committee’s job is to find agreement among the three […]