MONTEBELLO—Fresh off his re-election to Montebello City Council last week, Montebello Mayor Jack Hadjinian will now serve as Vice-Chairman on the California League of Cities Housing, Community and Economic Development Policy Committee by nomination of League President & Mayor of Rancho Cucamonga Dennis Michael. Mayor Jack Hadjinian has served on the committee for two years and was previously nominated to the Policy Committee by past President & San Francisco City Treasurer Jose Cisneros in 2014 and past President & former Pasadena Mayor Bill Bogaard in 2013.
The Housing, Community and Economic Development (HCED) Policy Committee reviews issues related to general plans and zoning, housing, rent control, Subdivision Map Act, residential care facilities, other land use regulation, development fees including school fee adequacy, annexation and incorporation policy, development agreements, building standards including seismic safety standards, economic development policy including redevelopment and enterprise zones, military base closure and reuse, mobile home regulation, and sign regulation. The principle behind the policies reviewed by this Committee is to foster local control of community planning decisions as they relate to land use and economic development.
Mayor Hadjinian currently serves as the Chairman of the Alameda Corridor-East Construction Authority, Board of Director for the San Gabriel Valley Council of Governments and Gateway Cities Council of Governments.