LA Times: Measure JJJ Could Make L.A.’s Housing Crisis Even Worse. Vote No.

LA Times: Measure JJJ Could Make L.A.’s Housing Crisis Even Worse. Vote No.
September 27, 2016 Peter

measure-jjj-article-latMeasure JJJ on the November ballot purports to offer solutions to two of Los Angeles’ most challenging problems: How to create more affordable housing for the city’s poorest residents, and how to increase the number of good-paying jobs. Measure JJJ vividly illustrates why land-use planning by ballot initiative is so problematic. Measure JJJ would impose some of the nation’s most demanding affordable housing and wage mandates on privately-funded development.

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