Gov. Gavin Newsom threatens to cut state funding from cities that don’t approve enough housing – Los Angeles Times

For instance, city and county restrictions on homebuilding are more consequential in the Bay Area — which has seen 750,000 new jobs added but just 167,000 new homes built over the last eight years, according to construction industry statistics — than in parts of the state where there’s been less economic development, said David Garcia, policy director at UC Berkeley’s Terner Center for Housing Innovation.

Source: https://www.latimes.com/politics/la-pol-ca-gavin-newsom-housing-money-budget-20190110-story.html

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