Show/Hide

Yes, we have a new look.

Welcome to the City of San José's new digital front door!

2019 Council Memos

Housing Department Reports

The following links below contain reports relating to affordable housing issues in San José from City Council (CC) meetings and Council Committee meetings, including: Rules (Rules); Community & Economic Development (CED); Neighborhood Services & Education (NSE); Public Safety, Finance & Strategic Support (PSFSS); and Transportation and Environment (T&E). For access to Council reports prior to the memos in the archive below, please contact the City Clerk's Office at (408) 535-1260.

If you have questions on a Council memo listed below, click on the specific memo of interest and the contact information can be found in the memorandum on the signature page.

Date Source Subject
 12/3/19  CC Amendments to the Administrative Citation Schedule of Fines for Violations of the Apartment Rent Ordinance, Tenant Protection Ordinance and Ellis Act Ordinance
12/3/19 
Cross reference from Smart Cities Committee on 11/7/19 
 CC Rent Registry Update
 12/3/19
Deferred from 11/19/19
 CC Approval of the Issuance of a Tax-Exempt Multifamily Housing Revenue Note and the Loan of Proceeds Thereof for the Financing of Quetzal Gardens Apartments
11/18/19  CED  REPLACEMENT MEMO - Affordable Housing Development Siting Policy 
11/18/19 CED  Accept an Update on the Process of Preparing a Nexus and Feasibility Study on the Commercial Linkage Fee
11/5/19  CC  Downtown Residential High-Rise Incentive and Affordable Impact Fee Downtown High-Rise Exemption Programs
11/5/19  CC 

Status of Lease Negotiations with Caltrans for a Bridge Housing Community  

11/5/19 CC  Report on the Cost of Residential Development
11/5/19  CC  Council Policy Priority #12 (Universal Development Fee) and Council Policy Priority #21 (Impact Fee Deferred Payment Program for Housing: Development Fee Framework Update 
11/5/19 CC  Inclusionary Housing Ordinance Proposed Revisions 
11/5/19 CC  Ellis Act Ordinance Re-Control Provisions
11/5/19 CC  Downtown Residential High-Rise Inclusionary Housing Ordinance Fee 
 10/29/19 CC  Affordable Housing Impact Fee Fund Annual Report for FY 2018-2019 
 10/29/19 CC 

Actions Related to an Amendment with the HomeFirst Services of Santa Clara County Grant Agreement to Use Housing Trust Fund and Homeless Emergency Aid Program Funding for Overnight Warming Locations During the Cold Weather Season

 10/10/19 NSE  Five-Year Consolidated Plan  - Presentation
 10/10/19 NSE  Assessment of Fair Housing Plan - Presentation

10/1/19

Study Session

 CC
Recommend Deferral from 9/17/19 to 10/1/19 CC 

Approval of the Issuance of Tax-Exempt Multifamily Housing Revenue Bonds and the Loan Proceeds Thereof and Approval of Related Documents and Changes to Existing Loan and Grant Terms for Markham Plaza I Project

9/24/19 CC  Actions Related to the Increase in Income and Rent Limits in the Event of a Foreclosure and Additional Amendments for Second Street Studios
9/24/19 CC 

Housing Crisis Workplan Update 

9/24/19  CC 

Downtown High-Rise Incentive Program

9/24/19  CC 

City Council Priority #7: Accessory Dwelling Unit Amnesty Program

9/24/19  CC  2018-2019 Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report
9/24/19  CC  Homeless Annual Report
9/24/19  CC  Revise Shelter Crisis Declaration and Amendment to the Agreement with HomeFirst Services of Santa Clara County for Homeless Emergency Aid Program Funding for Overnight Warming Locations During Cold Weather Season - DROP
9/23/19  CC  Housing and Community Development Commission (HCDC) FY 2018-2019 Annual Report and FY 2019-2020 Workplan 
9/17/19  CC 

Approval of the Issuance of Tax-Exempt Multifamily Housing Revenue Note and the Loan of Note Proceeds, and Approval of Related Documents and Modifications to an Existing Loan from the City of San José for the Vista Park I Development

9/17/19  CC 

Approval of the Issuance of Tax-Exempt Multifamily Housing Revenue Note and the Loan of Note Proceeds, and Approval of Related Documents and Modifications to an Existing Loan from the City of San José for the Palm Court Development

 9/17/19 CC  AB 1487: (Chiu): San Francisco Bay Area Regional Housing Finance Act  
9/12/19  NSE

FY 2018-2019 Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report (CAPER)

9/12/19 NSE 

Homelessness Annual Report

9/12/19  NSE  Homelessness and Housing Insecurity Among Families with Children 
9/10/19 CC  Update on the Safe Parking Pilot Program
9/10/19  CC  Agreement with LifeMoves for the Motel Voucher Program 
9/10/19  CC  Amendment to the Agreement with the Bill Wilson Center for the Rapid Rehousing Program and the Transition In Place Housing Program for Homeless Young Adults  
9/10/19 CC  Amendment to the Agreement with People Assisting the Homeless (PATH) for the Outreach For Unhoused Individuals and Families Program  
9/10/19  CC  Amendment to the Agreement with Project WeHope for the Dignity on Wheels Program  
 9/10/19 CC 

Actions Related to the Agreement with Housing Trust Silicon Valley for the Accessory Dwelling Unit Forgivable Loan Program - DROPPED

 9/10/19 CC  Actions Related to the Affordable Housing Option Agreements for Single-Family Homes Located at Williams Road/Saratoga Avenue (Panda Condos) 
 8/26/19  CED Five-Year Consolidated Plan  
 8/26/19 CED  Accept the Report and Workplan to Develop the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Plan 
 8/13/19  CC Amendment to the Agreement with David Paul Rosen & Associates for Consultant Services Pertaining to Affordable Housing Development -- Agreement  
 8/13/19  CC  Issuance of Tax-Exempt Multifamily Housing Revenue Bonds and Loan of Bond Proceeds Thereof for the Lenzen Square Apartments Project
 8/13/19  CC

Actions Related to Title 5 of the San José Municipal Code for the Housing Payment Equality Ordinance (Replacement Memo) -- Ordinance

 8/8/19  NSE Homelessness and Housing Insecurity Among Families with Children (verbal report) 
 6/25/19  CC

Moderate Income Housing Strategy - Update

 6/24/19  CED Update on City Council Policy Priority #21: Impact Fee Deferred Payment Program for Housing 
 6/13/19 NSE  Update on Safe Parking Pilot Program -- Attachment  
 6/13/19  NSE Verbal Report on Demand for Affordable Housing for Families with Children  

Recommending deferral to 6/25/19

 

6/11/19

CC 

Moderate-Income Housing Strategy

6/11/19  CC  Final Public Hearing and Approval of the Fiscal Year 2019-2020 Annual
Action Plan
 
 6/11/19 CC  Approval of 2019-2020 Operating and Capital Budgets for the City of San José and Schedule of Fees and Charges  
6/11/19  CC  PP19-028 - QUARTERLY UPDATE - Amendment to Title 20 (Zoning
Ordinance or Zoning Code) of the San José Municipal Code
 
6/11/19  CC 

PP18-092 - Council Policy Priority #10: Safe Parking Program -
Amendments to Title 20 of the San José Municipal Code to Revise the
Required Setback in Safe Parking Provisions

 6/4/19 CC

Potential 2020 Ballot Measures - Affordable Housing and Homelessness 

 5/21/19 CC Actions Related to the Income Limits and Rents on a Portion of the Markham Plaza I Apartments  
 5/20/19 CED  Moderate-Income Housing Strategy
 5/14/19 CC  Public Hearing on the 2019-2020 Annual Action Plan for the Use of the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development -- Attachment 

Defered to

September 2019

CC 

Ellis Act Re-Control Provisions

 4/30/19 CC  Public Hearing on the Affordable Housing Impact Fee or Inclusionary Housing Ordinance Exempted Projects Report 
 4/22/19  CED City Council Policy Priority #6: Development of a Soft Story Retrofit Program 
 4/9/19
Report out
from CED
 CC

Affordable Housing Investment Plan

 3/26/19 CC  Amendment to the Destination: Home SV for the Employment Initiative and Homelessness Prevention System  
 3/26/19 CC 

Actions Related to the Funding Award to LifeMoves to Expand the Safe Parking Pilot Program to Two City-Owned Sites 

 3/26/19 CC Support for the 2020 Moving to Work Annual Plan 
 3/25/19 CED  Affordable Housing Investment Plan
 3/19/19 CC  Housing Crisis Workplan
 3/19/19 CC 

Annual Progress Report on the Implementation of the San José General Plan Housing Element and the Housing Successor to the Redevelopment Agency Annual Report

 3/14/19  NSE

Report on the Pilot Safe Parking Program

 3/12/19  CC

Council Policy Priority #12: Commercial Linkage Fee Scope and Timeline

 2/26/19 CC 

Amendment to Title 20 (The Zoning Ordinance) of the San Jose Municipal Code to Add Safe Parking as a New Enumerated Use

 2/26/19  CC

Agreement with the Santa Clara Valley Water District for Encampment Abatement and Revised Encampment Abatement Procedures  - Revised Memo

 2/26/19 CC

Approval of an Additional General Plan Hearing for Publicly Funded Affordable Housing Projects 

 2/26/19  CC Amendment to Title 20 (The Zoning Ordinance) of the San Jose Municipal Code to Add Co-Living Facilities as a New Use in Downtown
 2/25/19  CED Housing Crisis Workplan
2/12/19  CC  Report on Feasibility of Deferring Both the Business Tax License and Residential Occupancy and Apartment Rent Ordinance Fees Paid by Landlords Impacted by the Federal Shutdown Tenant Eviction Moratorium
2/12/19   CC Substantial Amendment to the Fiscal Year 2017-2018 Annual Action Plan - Resolution 
 2/5/19  CC TEFRA Hearing for California Statewide Communities Development Authority's Issuance of Tax-Exempt Multifamily Revenue Bonds to Acquire And Rehabilitate the Valley Palms Apartments - Resolution 
 2/5/19 CC  TEFRA Hearing for California Statewide Communities Development Authority's Issuance of Tax-Exempt Multifamily Revenue Bonds to Acquire and Rehabilitate the Parkside Terrace Apartments - Resolution  
 2/5/19  CC Rent Stabilization Program Implementation Update - Attachment 
 2/5/19 CC  Actions Related to the Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities Grant for the Balbach Street, Page Street, and Roosevelt Park Sites
 2/5/19  CC Actions Related to the Loan Commitment to Charities Housing Development Corporation of Santa Clara for Development of Page Street Apartments Located at 329-353 Page Street - Resolution 
 2/5/19  CC Actions Related to the Loan Commitment to First Community Housing for Development of Roosevelt Park Apartments Located at 21 North 21st Street(a) Resolution - (b) Resolution
 2/5/19  CC Actions Related to the Loan Commitment to Satellite Affordable Housing Associates for Development of an Affordable Apartment Community Located at 226 Balbach Street - Resolution  
 1/24/19 CC  Special Meeting: Federal Shutdown: Tenant Protection Moratorium 
 1/8/19 CC  Planned Development Rezoning and Planned Development Permit for Real Property Located on the East Side of Evans Lane approximately 170 feet Northerly of Canoas Garden Avenue at 0 Evans Lane

Additional Council Reports

Free viewers are required for some of the attached documents.
They can be downloaded by clicking on the icons below.

Acrobat Reader Download Acrobat Reader Flash Player Download Flash Player Windows Media Player Download Windows Media Player Microsoft Silverlight Download Microsoft Silverlight Word Viewer Download Word Viewer Excel Viewer Download Excel Viewer PowerPoint Viewer Download PowerPoint Viewer