Community Resources

Thank for visiting our Community Resources page! Information posted here includes a mix of resources directly related to HCBF or resources that may be relevant to HCBF’s mission. The content on this page will be updated on an ongoing basis. If you have any additional resources to add that may be a useful resource for our community, please email Tamanna Rahman at tamanna@hcbf.org. Thanks! 

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Materials from Board Meetings

Resources

  • HCBF in the News – Content coming soon! 
  • What to do if you want to:
  • Rules & Regulations related to:
  • Senate Bill 1000 : California statewide law that requires the inclusion of environmental justice in local land-use planning. This is a key opportunity for communities to inform the Environmental Justice Element of their local general plan.
    • General Plan Guidance: The Office of Planning and Research (OPR) is the official state entity that provides guidance on various land use planning policies. OPR provides resources on the statutory requirements for SB 1000 and how local jurisdictions with disadvantaged communities are integrating environmental justice policies in their General Plans.
    • Chapter 4: Required Elements (includes Environmental Justice section)
    • Senate Bill 1000 Toolkit: This guidance document prepared by the California Environmental Justice Alliance (CEJA) and PlaceWorks Inc., is intended for local governments, planners, community-based organizations, and other stakeholders who will be working to develop an Environmental Justice Element or a set of environmental justice policies for their General Plans to meet the requirements of SB 1000.

Articles & Research

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Community Organizations 

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