Housing Element

The purpose of the Housing Element is to identify and analyze existing and projected housing needs in order to preserve, improve and develop housing for all economic segments of the community.

The proposed Housing Element covers the City’s housing policies, goals and objectives for the planning period 2013 through 2021. The updated Housing Element also addresses the following topics required by State law:

  • Population growth and employment trends
  • Household characteristics
  • Housing costs and vacancy rates
  • Inventory of available land
  • Governmental and non-governmental constraints to housing production
  • Special housing needs
  • Energy conservation measures
  • Existing affordable housing developments
  • Review and evaluation of the previous Housing Element

View copies below:

Adobe File Housing Element Update 2013 - 2021 (Final Draft)
Adobe File Initial Study / Negative Declaration