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Have you ever wondered what happens to your recycling after it's collected, how street paving is scheduled, or how cities plan for housing? If you have a question about a City process, ask us!

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  Do Cities in California Have to Plan
  for New Housing?

  An introduction to California's Regional 
  Housing Need Allocation (RHNA) process

  In California Housing, What Does
  "Low Income" Mean?

  An overview of income categories for housing in 
  California, based on Area Median Income (AMI)