Following a 30-day public review period (March 17, 2023 to April 17, 2023), the City took at least 10 business days to consider comments and revise the document, as required by State law. The HCD Review Draft Housing Element was submitted to HCD on Thursday, May 11, 2023 for initial (90-day) review. Please use the button below to download the HCD Review Draft Housing Element.
At the end of the comment period, HCD will provide a letter outlining necessary changes to achieve certification. The City will revise the Housing Element to address each comment and submit the Revised HCD Review Draft to the Planning Commission and City Council through public hearings.
The City of Lompoc released the Draft 2023-2031 Housing Element Update for a 30-day public review period from March 17, 2023 to April 17, 2023.
The Draft Housing Element Update plans for existing and projected housing needs to accommodate 2,248 new housing units in Lompoc between the years of 2023 to 2031. It describes citywide policies and programs and identifies a range of sites that will be considered for rezones to meet the required number of housing units.
Newsletter #1 provides an introduction to the Housing Element and Technical General Plan Update, background information on housing elements and the Regional Housing Needs Allocation (RHNA), and a description of the phases of the project.
Brent Gibbons, Project Manager