Application period: August 3rd – August 28th The City has introduced grants for housing relief that provides emergency rental and mortgage assistance grants to income-eligible San Gabriel residents economically impacted during the COVID-19 pandemic. The program will offer a one-time…
Alhambra's affordable housing ordinance and proposed housing development The Villages will each have their own planning commission meetings at the end of the month.
The planning commission meeting tomorrow night has a two-item agenda: an inclusionary housing ordinance and The Villages at The Alhambra. Those who wish to comment on either item must email a request to the city before 4:30 p.m. on Monday.
Alhambra's planning commission approved the Marguerita/Curtis avenues development project with tenant protections.
Monday's events showed the Villages at The Alhambra is at the fore of the conversation around affordable housing, big development and government proceedings during COVID-19.
The City of Alhambra will resume COVID-19 testing in front of Alhambra High and another 200 households will receive housing aid.
The City of Alhambra has paid 50 families' first installment of coronavirus-related emergency housing aid, but the remaining 150 are still in various stages of processing.
The 5-0 vote came after lengthy period of comments. Opponents see the state's draft measure as exclusionary and anti-Semitic. Those in favor see if merely as a framework that may be adjusted to fit district needs.
Some $300,000 in CDBG-CV funds will be distributed to 200 qualifying households. Applications are available now on the city's website and will be accepted through May 10. Grantees will be chosen by lottery.
City Council offers guidance of CDBG-CV funding use but decides to keep Alhambra ordinance stipulating 6-month timeframe to repay overdue rent.