Tag Archives: advocacy

Big Win for Affordable Housing in Sacramento

By Metro Chamber|November 1, 2018

The Sacramento City Council approved the elimination of city fees for affordable housing projects Tuesday night. This huge win is the culmination of months of work by the Metro Chamber, its members and the broader business community. The Metro Chamber‘s efforts to shape this policy took many forms. From testifying…

Policy Update: Temporary Rent Stabilization Moves Forward in Sacramento City Council

By Metro Chamber|October 25, 2018

The Sacramento City Council’s Law and Legislation Committee unanimously passed a temporary rent stabilization ordinance on October 23 that will now proceed for final action to the Sacramento City Council. The temporary rent stabilization ordinance is vastly different from initial proposals that included mandatory rent caps, rent control boards, and…

The Metro Chamber Endorses Ballot Measure Commonly Known as Measure U

By Metro Chamber|August 9, 2018

Metro Chamber Board votes in support of Measure U and the opportunity for it to serve as an investment for inclusive economic development and drive regional prosperity for businesses and neighborhoods. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 9, 2018) – The Sacramento Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce announced today it will endorse the City…