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PMHCC has taken a position against SB 50 in its former version as it would completely change the character of our community. We urge you to jump in, get informed and make your opinion heard.

According to, Californians must stop Wiener by Jan. 24 — if we stop him by then, the bill is DEAD.

See a map for the effect on your neighborhood.

Jan 18, 10 am: Statewide SB 50 Teleconference for City Officials & Community Leaders

Livable California hosts a discussion of the INSTANT ANALYSIS, focused on which legislators to heavily pigeonhole in neighborhoods that Wiener targets for buyout/destruction. Call-in details:

Via Computer:

Dial in: +1 720 707 2699 Meeting ID: 637 759 9629

One tap mobile: +17207072699,,6377599629#

Jan. 24: Drop-dead date in Appropriations Committee

Do what you can! Fly to Sacramento to lobby your 2 legislators. Organize a small team at your home to call legislators. Visit legislators’ district offices — near you! Include the senate Approps Committee in any calls you make. (Please reach Approps members at the numbers below.)

Thank you all! Here’s background / links to help your make your calls & write to legislators:

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Here’s how to reach the state Senate Appropriations Committee by phone:

Anthony Portantino (D) La Cañada Flintridge, Burbank, Glendale, So. Pasadena (916) 651-4025 (He is critical of SB 50)

Patricia Bates (R) Orange County (916) 651-4036 (This former social worker opposes SB 50)

Steven Bradford (D) Gardena, Compton, Inglewood, Harbor City (916) 651-4035 (He avoids discussing)

Jerry Hill (D) San Mateo, So. San Francisco, Palo Alto, Mountain View (916) 651-4013 (He opposes SB 50)

Brian Jones (R) Southeast of San Diego, San Marcos, Escondido (916) 651-4038 (Position is unknown)

Bob Wieckowski (D) Fremont (916) 651-4010 (Position is unknown)