L.A.’s New Housing Policy: Will It Work?

November 01, 2023 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time Los Angeles Convention Center - West Hall, Concourse: 151 Concurrent Session
Mission Priority Open to All Attendees
Public Officials
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What is the latest policy to combat homelessness and the lack of affordable housing in Los Angeles, home to the largest population of homeless in the nation? Executive Directive 1 (ED 1) is groundbreaking new policy to streamline approvals for housing projects, issued December 16, 2022. It provides ministerial approval for shelter projects and 100 percent affordable projects. Hear from representatives from the city as to their ideas behind the directive in addition to developers who use the policy to add housing.