Last week the Santa Cruz City Council took an important step in our community's housing future by approving 190 West Cliff, a density bonus project that will provide 79 new condos, 10 deeply affordable units, and a local market–combined with public open space–on what used to be an inefficient … [Read More...] about 190 West Cliff: 5 Biggest Takeaways
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Be future-minded in all committee-related activities, promote opportunities; avoid negativity.
To provide issue-specific education for the private-sector, and by the private-sector, related to infrastructure projects and policy.
To ensure that each SCCBC member feels that they are receiving a positive return on their investment in the organization.
Last month, Governor Gavin Newsom signed California AB 5 into law. AB 5 is expected to have a large impact on California's gig economy. Our staff took a look into the details of AB 5 including which practices are exempt from the law. You can check out our short one pager as well as our full … [Read More...] about The Gig is Up: California AB 5
It's been about a month since the current Santa Cruz City Council decided to kill the famous Housing Corridors Plan, which would have allowed for taller, mixed use buildings along the four main transportation corridors throughout the City: Ocean, Water, Soquel, and Mission Street. This is basically … [Read More...] about Killing the Corridors Plan, or Did They?