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- 2023 Housing Ordinance Amendments PLN23-0059; ORD23-1
Please provide your comments in writing to the address listed below by 5:00 p.m. by June 9, 2023; email is preferable.
On January 26, 2021, the Nevada County Board of Supervisors approved Resolution 21-018 to direct the Planning Department staff to apply for a Regional Early Action Planning (REAP) one-time grant funding to conduct planning activities that will focus on furthering Board Legislative Objectives to accelerate housing production.
In September 2021, the California Department of Housing and Community Development awarded Nevada County funding to support five projects, including two projects to update the Nevada County Land Use and Development Code (LUDC) to reduce barriers to housing production. Planning Department Staff have identified a number of areas where the LUDC could be amended to accelerate housing production and comply with recent changes to state housing, planning, and development laws: