DELAY SCAG “CONNECT SOCAL” PLAN

Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) must develop a 20 year plan for both transportation (RTP) and a housing plan (SCS) for this region, including Orange County.  This plan is coming before the SCAG board for consideration on May 7.  However, a broad based business and...

OCBC Government Affairs Committee Recap: Congressman Harley Rouda

OCBC's Government Affairs meeting on Friday, March 3 featured perspectives on the COVID-19 crisis from elected officials in local, state and federal government, including Congressman Harley Rouda. Congressman Rouda provided an overview of the three bills passed in response to COVID-19, including the $2.2 trillion stimulus...

OCBC COVID-19 Resources Page

  OCBC is committed to providing you the best information in these difficult times fighting COVID-19, its health and economic impacts.   In addition to timely newsletter resources, OCBC has created a COVID-19 Resources page on our website, updated daily, allowing you to access all of the most...

New “Building a Modern CEQA” E-News Segment

Homelessness and housing are defining issues shaping California’s future. Those in the housing sector—developers, contractors and housing advocates—are all too familiar with abuses of the California Environmental Quality Act, or CEQA. CEQA was enacted in 1970 and remains a landmark law intended to protect California’s environment...