What is a Housing Element?

Chino Neighborhood

The Housing Element is a city-initiated policy document that identifies policies and programs to meet existing and projected future housing needs for all economic segments in the City of Chino. The 2021 to 2029 Housing Element identifies specific actions to be taken over the planning period to address local housing needs. Key features of the Housing Element include:

  • Population and housing profile of Chino
  • Evaluation of housing constraints and resources
  • Evaluation of existing housing programs and policies
  • Identification of sites appropriate to accommodate housing at all income levels
  • Develop policies, programs and quantified objectives

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1. What is a Housing Element?
2. What is the Regional Housing Needs Assessment (RHNA) Process?
3. Why is the City updating the Housing Element?
4. What is included in the update process?