Why is the City updating the Housing Element?

The City of Chino is required by state law to update its Housing Element every eight years. The current adopted Housing Element is for the 2013 to 2021 planning period. The City is now planning for the 2021 to 2029 planning period. Importance of updating the Housing Element:

  • Ensures the City complies with state housing laws
  • Allows the City to become eligible for state grants and funding sources
  • Demonstrates the ability to meet future housing growth need
  • Allows the community to further engage in the planning process

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1. What is a Housing Element?
2. What is the Regional Housing Needs Assessment (RHNA) Process?
3. Why is the City updating the Housing Element?
4. What is included in the update process?