Topic: redevelopment agencies

Redevelopment Agencies Eliminated: What’s Next for California?

We recently reported on the California Supreme Court decision in California Redevelopment Association v. Matosantos, which upheld a state law that will dissolve the nearly 400 redevelopment agencies across the state. But that isn’t likely to be the final word on the subject, as recent commentary and analysis on the ruling would seem to indicate:… Read more »

Redevelopment Agencies Eliminated in California Supreme Court Ruling

On December 29, 2011, the California Supreme Court upheld AB1X26, a bill designed to dissolve the nearly 400 redevelopment agencies across California and allow the state to recapture more than $1.7 billion previously earmarked for local projects. Because the Court also stopped AB1X27, which would have permitted the agencies to stay alive by surrendering a… Read more »