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Council to consider contract for Suisun housing plan update

By From page A5 | July 13, 2014

SUISUN CITY — Council members in Suisun City are expected to vote Tuesday on a plan to pay between $65 to $150 per hour to Pacific Municipal Consultants employees for preparation of the city’s housing element update.

The housing element is part of the city’s General Plan, the blueprint for community growth. The update is required by the state. The deadline for submitting it is Jan. 31, 2015.

The council will meet at 7 p.m. in the council chambers, 701 Civic Center Blvd. A closed session, to discuss property under negotiation, begins at 5:30 p.m.

The complete agenda can be found at www.suisun.com.

Reach Amy Maginnis-Honey at 427-6957 or [email protected] Follow her on Twitter at www.twitter.com/amaginnisdr.

Amy Maginnis-Honey

Amy Maginnis-Honey

Amy Maginnis-Honey joined the staff of the Daily Republic in 1980. She’ll tell you she was only 3 at the time. Over the past three decades she’s done a variety of jobs in the newsroom. Today, she covers arts and entertainment and writes for the Living and news pages.
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  • BobJuly 13, 2014 - 9:35 am

    Quite spending money on outside help First thing money should be spent on is law enforcement to stop red light runners, stop sign runners, then fix the road in the housing areas where we pay the taxes to keep city hall running. Stop thinking of ways to fix these houses and fix the houses home owners call Code Enforcement about Spend the money to enforce the laws we have now

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  • TylerJuly 13, 2014 - 3:54 pm

    They have to have a housing element on file with ABAG that meets ABAG's housing quota requirements. Mostly that means they have to show where low cost/affordable housing will be built and ideally, that it is near mass transit. Without an approved housing element in place, they are liable to be sued to provide one or ABAG will provide one for them.

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