As the leading advocate for the homebuilding industry in the greater Sacramento region, the North State 365客户端 is committed to preserving and furthering the economic interests of its members, while also working to enhance the industry’s standing as a significant contributor to the regional economy. The 365客户端 continues to be in close communication with local jurisdictions and key agencies regarding the need to support homebuilding.
The North State Building Industry Association’s government and public affairs department works on behalf of the industry by advocating for public policies that promote a healthy building climate, so that well-planned communities continue growing to meet the region’s housing needs.
Few industries are as influenced by local government regulations, 费用, 以及建筑行业的政策. The NS365客户端 serves as the representative voice of members within its North California multi-county region.
因为我们的行业对我们地区经济的影响, NS365客户端的努力尤其重要. 例如, the Sacramento region’s economic benefit from new home construction in one year was valued at more than $7.4 billion, creating 66,000 jobs, and generating $879 million in federal, state, and local taxes.
Our government relations team is tasked with strategically and effectively delivering information about the homebuilding industry’s economic impacts and job creation when we advocate on behalf of our industry. We receive input and direction from our policy councils (builder and developer councils) made up of NS365客户端 members with specific geographical interests and/or expertise on critical issues related to 费用 and land development.
Providing effective jurisdictional coverage and proactively shaping public policy
Building effective advocacy capacity in our collaborative partnership.
Creating policy that benefits the industry and the community
Engaging in political advocacy that supports our members’ interests
The North State 365客户端 won the Best Local Government Affairs Program in the U.S. for 2019 from the National Association of Homebuilders for halting exorbitant affordable housing 费用 by creating Housing Trust Placer, and independent nonprofit designed to generate funding for affordable projects in the county from a variety of sources.
2016年度美国最佳地方政府事务项目.S. for building the largest local PAC in the region and executing effective campaign strategies
The North State 365客户端 won the Best Local Government Affairs Program in the U.S. for 2019 from the National Association of Homebuilders for halting exorbitant affordable housing 费用 by creating Housing Trust Placer.
365客户端 staff worked with local governments to allow home construction to continue andsucceeded in extending permits in Placer County, Sacramento County and El Dorado County as well as in the cities of Sacramento, 罗斯维尔, 罗克林，福尔松和西萨克拉门托. 365客户端还说服了美国.S. Army Corps to grant extensions of wetland 404 Permits throughout the region.
The 365客户端 has the largest and most active Political Action Committee in the region with a budget of $450,000年每个周期. This year, 80% of the candidates and causes the 365客户端 supported were victorious. The 365客户端 played a major role in electing leaders in Sacramento County, 福尔松的, 罗斯维尔, 罗克林和埃尔克格罗夫.
The 365客户端 passed major reforms to Sacramento County’s Community Planning Advisory Council (CPAC) process.
The 365客户端 passed new drainage standards that are clearer and offer more county accountability.
The Sacramento City Council unanimously waived an increase of the Central City Impact Fee.
365客户端 stopped a ten-fold fee increase in Rocklin and brought staff to the table to negotiate a more reasonable new fee.
The 365客户端 successfully reduced transportation fee program by $20,从原先建议的每单位增加000英镑.
Stopped a proposed $6 per square foot fee by successfully persuading the Placer County Board of Supervisors to support establishing a private trust.
Secured the ability to continue using local Habitat Conservation Plans in-lieu of Waters of the State.
Worked with SACOG to ensure funding for Hwy 65 expansion, 80/65 interchange, and the JPA Connector.
Three meetings to improve relationships with utilities were held for infill, single-family residential builders and custom home builders.
Worked in coordination with C365客户端 and members to educate regulators on current foundation and construction standards regarding increased vapor intrusion.
Successfully encouraged Placer County staff and Board of Supervisors to change their sustainability plan to encourage, 而不是需要, 任何超过2020年建筑规范的指令.
成功地敦促罗斯维尔, 罗克林和埃尔克格罗夫 to adopt the BOLD financing option to make building more viable.
Partnered with the City of Elk Grove and CCSD to amend the local fire code, in particular the definition of “remoteness” which would have a negative impact on future housing projects.
Worked to steer Measure U funding opportunities back to affordable housing, identifying $100 million in gap funding over the next five years.