The Alhambra City Council began to address affordable housing as it upheld a permit to allow a mixed-use development in downtown Alhambra.
The survey will involve 400 households that represent the population of Alhambra.
The Alhambra planning commission's main concern involved the lack of public participation in shaping the general plan.
If the planning commission approves the general plan in early February, the final draft will go to Alhambra City Council.
Of the three new members, voters elected the first Latina and the first Asian woman to sit on Alhambra's City Council.
Katherine Lee, Ross Maza and Adele Andrade-Stadler will be sworn in Monday, Dec. 10.
The California Department of Transportation is supporting local traffic improvements instead.
Three new City Council members will be sworn in on Dec. 10.
An ordinance on tonight's City Council agenda would require businesses to implement shopping cart containment systems.