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Governor Brown Signs Legislative Package to Help Address California's Housing Needs Friday, September 29, 2017

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Governor Brown today signed the 15-bill housing package passed by the California Legislature earlier this month. The bills include new permanent funding, a one-time jolt of new money and certain

Housing Bills Advance to the Governor's Desk

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On September 15, 2017, the California Legislature sent to the Governor's desk a suite of housing bills intended to begin addressing the states chronic housing shortage. The bills include new ongoing

San Francisco Bay Protection Measure AA Passed with Voter Support

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Measure AA, a special parcel tax of $12 per year for twenty years on the June 7, 2016 ballot in all nine Bay Area counties passed with 69 percent voter approval. "This is a significant achievement for

Enters Regional Collaborative Services Agreement Member Cities, Towns and Counties Invited to Participate

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Many ABAG member cities, towns, and counties have opted into Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing programs to benefit their constituents and communities. PACE is rapidly growing in

Financing Innovation Spurs Energy Upgrades in Bay Area's Multifamily Buildings

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Coordinated programs provide streamlined access to low-interest loans, rebates and no-cost consulting services for energy efficiency improvements OAKLAND, Calif — March 18, 2016 — A new Bay Area