Gabriel San Roman
Lawsuit: Santa Ana Selling Off Land Prioritized for Affordable Housing
Updated: Aug 13, 2020
Orange County Communities Organized for Responsible Development filed a lawsuit against Santa Ana on Monday afternoon claiming the city violated the Surplus Land Act by putting empty parcels along Bristol Street up for sale. Back on Mar. 5, Santa Ana city council unanimously voted to solicit Request for Proposals (RFPs) on 83 city-owned parcels despite protests from community activists who wanted to see them have the opportunity to be transformed into affordable housing and pocket parks.
Read more on my latest OC Weekly Navel Gazing Blog post: