Marin County, Huntington Beach and Wheatland.

What do these have in common? Gov. Newsom’s attitude toward affordable housing. 

Marin County has a exemption until 2028 to adhere to the standards of constructing affordable housing.

Citing Wheatland as an example of a city which is not doing enough seems disingenuous to the core. 

Give a whole county a free pass for 14 years (2014-2028) certainly smacks of political crony-ism. Makes you wonder what other similar “exemptions” in California landscape behind the scenes. The governor mentioned transparency in his speech. Where is the transparency in the affordable housing arena?

David Nephew


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