State laws govern how cities make decisions related to housing plans and housing developments. In recent years, the California state legislature has enacted the landmark “2017 Housing Package” of laws intended to spur housing development.
AB 2162 – Requires supportive housing be a use by-right in certain zones
Residents can also stay informed on state housing legislation proposals and the Town’s advocacy positions by signing up for e-mail updates. Click on the link below and select Housing Legislation from the list.
Contact Your Legislators
Senator Steve Glazer 7th District Orinda Office: (925) 258-1176 Website
Assemblymember Rebecca Bauer-Kahan 16th District San Ramon Office: (925) 328-1515 Website