On March 27th 2019, a letter signed by 35 organizations across California was submitted to Senator Scott Wiener, author of SB 50, expressing significant concerns with the current version of SB 50. The letter lays out concerns that fall into 3 broad categories: affordable housing requirements, protections for sensitive communities, and preservation of local affordable housing policies and plans. It also provides amendments to the bill in order to address these concerns. Since March 27th, 20 more equity organizations have signed onto the letter.
To read the letter, find it here:
To view full list of 55 signatories, find it here: