City of Pasadena Announces Housing Element Workshops

PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena invites the public to participate in the first in a series of virtual community workshops for the 2021-2029 Housing Element Update. The City’s Housing Element implements the declaration of state law that “the availability of housing is a matter of vital statewide importance and the attainment of decent housing and a suitable living environment for all Californians is a priority of the highest order.”

For this first series, the City is hosting two virtual workshops via Zoom:

  • In English: April 15 (6 - 8 p.m.)
  • En Español: April 22 (6 - 8 p.m.)

These workshops will provide important information about the contents of the Housing Element, review new state requirements, and gather feedback from the community about housing challenges and ways to address a variety of housing needs.

To access the virtual workshop Zoom links, or to learn more about the Housing Element Update process, please visit www.cityofpasadena.net/planning/planning-division/community-planning/general-plan/housing-element-update/#community-engagement.

Over the course of the Housing Element Update process, there will be multiple opportunities for residents, community members, business owners, and other key stakeholders to help shape and refine policies and programs to address housing needs for all economic segments of the community.

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