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2022-2030 Housing Element Update

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The City of Biggs is undertaking the update to its Housing Element, which will cover the planning period of 2022-2030. As one of the elements of the City’s General Plan, the Housing Element is a statement of the community’s priorities with respect to housing its residents. It is a community plan for all types of housing for the next eight years.
 
Your Input is Essential! 
Broad public participation is an essential component of the Housing Element update process, and we hope that all City residents will utilize this webpage as a tool to become informed and stay engaged.
 
Community Meeting #1
This hybrid community meeting was held October 7, 2021 included an in-person introduction to the Housing Element which was broadcast live on Zoom for residents to view at home. Attendees then participated in a breakout group discussion of housing needs and issues. View and download the PowerPoint presentation, breakout group notes, questions-and-answers, and recordings of the meeting below.
 
 
Community Surveys:
The City conducted two surveys designed to solicit input on housing needs and goals. The first survey took place in August-October 2021 and the second survey took place in November 2021. Download the results below.
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Community Meeting #2 
This virtual community meeting was held November 18, 2021 and included an introduction to the Housing Element, interactive polls, and a question-and-answer session. Attendees then participated in a breakout group discussion of housing goals and programs. View and download the PowerPoint presentation, breakout group notes, live poll results, and recordings of the meeting below.
 
Resources
Definitions of Frequently Used Terms in the Housing Element.
This document provides a brief overview of terms which are found frequently in the Housing Element document and used during community discussions, and is available at the links below in English and Spanish.
 
 
Stay Involved!
The Housing Element Update will be happening between September 2021 and June 2022. Stay involved by following the City’s updates on the City web site. You may also join the email list by emailing admin@housing-tools.com with the subject line “Biggs” to be notified of upcoming activities.