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County calls for city to reconsider redevelopment area

County calls for city to reconsider redevelopment area | Housing and Economic Development | Scoop.it
County officials say they want the City of Porterville to reconsider its newly expanded redevelopment project area.
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“The City of Porterville is throwing vasts amounts of empty commercial land into its redevelopment area ... we obviously did not agree, and our objections were clearly dismissed without much consideration,” Third District Supervisor Phil Cox said Tuesday.

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Numbers and Needs - the urban and the rural: Immigrant settlement in Shropshire and Tower Hamlets | University of Oxford Podcasts - Audio and Video Lectures

Numbers and Needs - the urban and the rural: Immigrant settlement in Shropshire and Tower Hamlets | University of Oxford Podcasts - Audio and Video Lectures | Housing and Economic Development | Scoop.it
Anne Kershen discusses the comparisons between immigrant settlements in Shropshire and London's Tower Hamlets, exploring different issues of the migrant experience arising in the two areas.
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La familia conoce los resultados

La familia conoce los resultados | Housing and Economic Development | Scoop.it
En una de las ciudades más industriales de California – cerca de 2.000 fábricas producen salchichas, pesticidas, muebles del patio y otros productos muy utilizados—la familia Martín ha lidiado por años con enfermedades.
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Mobile home park residents sue owner over sewage, electricity

Mobile home park residents sue owner over sewage, electricity | Housing and Economic Development | Scoop.it
Lilia Avila has lived for a decade in the Garcia Mobile Home Park in the Eastern Coachella Valley with her husband and three children.
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Modesto Residents Will Pay For Night Lighting - CBS Sacramento

Modesto Residents Will Pay For Night Lighting - CBS Sacramento | Housing and Economic Development | Scoop.it
Residents in a Modesto neighborhood will soon pay for lighting in dark alleyways to deter criminals who target homes in the area.
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Code Enforcement

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The Task Force, both a program and committee, is comprised of representatives from City departments and divisions (Police, Fire, Streets, Water/Wastewater, Community, Building, Engineering) and the San Mateo County Health Department.

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Community Enhancement & Code Enforcement

All rental properties must pass the required inspection for property maintenance, health and safety deficiencies every two years, prior to the issuance of a rental license. Single family dwellings include detached houses, townhouses and condominiums. Multi family dwellings (apartments) are inspected and licensed annually.

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Housing Code Enforcement Program - City of Berkeley, CA

Housing Code Enforcement Program - City of Berkeley, CA | Housing and Economic Development | Scoop.it

Berkley Housing Code Enforcement

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KMPH Special Report: Fresno's Worst Landlord - KMPH FOX 26 | Central San Joaquin Valley News Source

KMPH Special Report: Fresno's Worst Landlord - KMPH FOX 26 | Central San Joaquin Valley News Source | Housing and Economic Development | Scoop.it
Roaches crawling on walls, mold on bathroom ceilings – these are just some of the hundreds of complaints tenants have about some apartments and houses in Fresno.
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Code Enforcement Grants for Equipment

Code Enforcement Grants for Equipment | Housing and Economic Development | Scoop.it
Code enforcement agencies are charged with the difficult task of policing municipal populations to make sure that town code is followed exactly by residents, store owners and other property holders.
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Explore the 2010 census

Explore the 2010 census | Housing and Economic Development | Scoop.it
Census data showing population growth and shifts in the United States since 1990.
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Great maps from 1990

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Porterville redevelopment map

 

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Migration and Rural Economies: Assessing and addressing risks > Publication :: IPPR

Migration and Rural Economies: Assessing and addressing risks > Publication :: IPPR | Housing and Economic Development | Scoop.it
This paper examines the implications of increasing migration to rural areas, looking in particular at the economics of this phenomenon.
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Map: Learn more about 4 unincorporated communities

Map: Learn more about 4 unincorporated communities | Housing and Economic Development | Scoop.it
About 1.8 million Californians – primarily Latinos – live in low-income, unincorporated communities that lack sewers, clean drinking water, sidewalks, streetlights or gutters – infrastructure known to curb public health and safety risks.
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Unincorporated South Dos Palos struggles with economic development

Unincorporated South Dos Palos struggles with economic development | Housing and Economic Development | Scoop.it
Once a thriving rural community with a nearly equal number of bars and churches, South Dos Palos, an unincorporated area in Merced County, has been in decline for decades.But it’s still possible to make out the contours of the community from a time...
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Tainted Water in California Farmworker Communities

Dozens of small and predominantly Latino communities in the Central Valley region of California continue to be plagued by contaminated drinking water.
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Department of Housing and Community Development - State of California

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Mobile Home Regulations.

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City of Rancho Cordova : Rental Housing Code Compliance fee

City of Rancho Cordova : Rental Housing Code Compliance fee | Housing and Economic Development | Scoop.it

Rental Housing Code Compliance fee

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Department of Housing and Community Development - State of California

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"Rural Housing and Code Enforcement: Navigating Between Values and Hous" by Ezra Rosser

"Rural Housing and Code Enforcement: Navigating Between Values and Hous" by Ezra Rosser | Housing and Economic Development | Scoop.it
This paper focuses on the relationship between rural housing and building codes.
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