Planning Innovations Webinar: "Using Data Effectively in Housing Element Updates”

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The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) hosted this training webinar to introduce planners to its housing data packets and provide tips on accessing and using census data to better understand housing needs and meet state requirements. It included:

  • HCD Presentation on Using Data to Tell the Story of a Community’s Housing Needs
  • Overview of ABAG’s Housing Needs Data Packets for Local Jurisdictions
  • A Tutorial on Using the Census Bureau Website to Download Data