Permits in LA County to be Extended
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors have agendized the extension of permits for building and construction, scheduled for next week on July 7. BIA-LAV will be reviewing this information and will be prepared to testify at the Board hearing. Click here for the full motion.
County of LA Building Ordinances
On Monday, BIA-LAV's Los Angeles County Committee hosted County Planning staff to discuss the following ordinances. They answered Committee questions and shared dates on each, provided below. Stay tuned for BIA-LAV's Action & Info Alerts on these items:

Interim & Supportive Housing Ordinance : Regional Planning Commission on July 22
Affordable Housing Preservation: Regional Planning Commission on July 29
Inclusionary Housing Ordinanc e : Board of Supervisors on August 4     
Accessory Dwelling Unit Ordinanc e : Board of Supervisors on August 4     
By-Right Housing Ordinance: Board of Supervisors on September 22 (may be moved to September 29)
City of Ventura Begins Early Planning on Inclusionary Housing
Last week, the City of Ventura held a meeting with stakeholders to reignite their affordable housing policy planning efforts. The City has decided not to move forward with a Linkage Fee and shared a very preliminary proposal on an Inclusionary Housing Ordinance. BIA-LAV will be working with staff and our members to ensure that the interests of the building industry are included if this policy moves forward. Contact Diana Coronado for more information.
BIASC Digital Magazine!
We are excited to introduce BIA of Southern California's new digital magazine “Southern California Builder” exclusive to BIASC members only.

Connect and Grow Your Business by Advertising in the first edition of our new digital magazine, which will be sent to over 1,200 BIASC members and their employees.

Please contact BIASC Public Affairs Manager Karissa Willette by July 13th to reserve your ad space. Final ads will be due on July 20th.
BIA Committees & Events
Make the most of your membership and sign up for one (or more) of BIA-LAV's committees or events! Meet with decision makers, network with BIA members and more!

Thursday, July 16, 2020, 10:00 AM

The Future of Doing
Business in California
Part 1: A Regional Outlook

Wednesday, July 22, 2020, 10:00 AM

The Future of Doing
Business in California
Part 2: A State Outlook
Building Industry News Stories
LA Receives $131.3 Million For Affordable Housing, Infrastructure Upgrades | NBC 4

Gov. Newsom warns Californians to follow new health orders ahead of Fourth of July | ABC 7

Why Los Angeles Cannot Solve its Housing Crisis | City Watch