2012 Redevelopment Dissolution Clean Up Legislation

6/5/12 - Post-Redevelopment Legislation Update

League Testifies on Overly Aggressive DOF Redevelopment Proposal, Urges Legislature to Continue Legislative Fix to AB 1 X 26
 

DOF's AB X1 26 Redevelopment Clean-Up and RDA Asset Disposition

Bill Summary of AB 1585 as amended March 21

AB 1585 Amend March 21 

AB 1585 Sample Support Letter

ROPS Materials

ROPS and Cashflow Problems

Revised ROPS Example

Revised ROPS Blank Form

Q & A Regarding AB 1X 26 

Implementation Q & A Part 3

Housing Related Q&A

Bonds Related Q&A

Accounting Related Q&A

Implementation Related Q & A

If your question is not in the above documents Ask our Techincal Committee.

 

Conference Call Recordings 

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Legal Opinions 

Goldfarb & Lipman - LAW ALERT - The Final Actions Of Redevelopment Agencies And the Set-Up Of Successor Agencies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meyers Nave - Compliance with AB 1X 26 - Redevelopment Agency Dissolution and Successor Agency Responsibilities

 

Recent Executive Director Updates

April 3, 2012 - CALL TO ACTION for AB 1585 and AB X1 26 LEGISLATIVE CLEAN UPS

March 28, 2012 - ASSEMBLY VOTE 58-7 TO PASS AB 1585 TO SENATE; BILL RETAINS URGENCY CLAUSE; CALL TO ACTION

February 15, 2012 - Legislation Introduced For AB X1 26 Fixes

January 31, 2012 - Dissolution, Redesign, & Annual Conference Update

 

January 27, 2012 - CRA Executive Dirctor's Update

January 26, 2012 - CRA Urges Members to Ask Legislators to Support SB 659 Extending the Dissolution Deadline; Lengthy List of Issues Emerging As Feb 1 Deadline Approaches
CRA and League of California Cities officials, our respective legal counsel, our lobbying team, and public finance experts have been engaged in multiple meetings with the Department of Finance Director and her staff, and representatives from the Treasurer’s Office, and the State Controller.

January 25, 25 2012 - Fitch Downgrade Comes on Heels of Moody’s Investor Services Downgrade Last Week
Following on the heels of a rating downgrade by Moody’s Investor Services last week, today Fitch placed California bonds secured by redevelopment tax increment revenue on “Rating Watch Negative”.

January 4, 2012 - CRA ADVOCACY TEAM WORKING AGGRESSIVELY ON THE FUTURE OF REDEVELOPMENT

December 29, 2011 - COURT UPHOLDS ABX1 26 BUT STRIKES DOWN ABX1 27 – WORST CASE SCENARIO FOR REDEVELOPMENT AND JOB CREATION IN CALIFORNIA. ACTION NEEDED IMMEDIATELY TO SECURE LEGISLATIVE “FIX” TO SAVE LOCAL REDEVELOPMENT AND JOBS

November 8, 2011 - Watch Oral Arguments in CRA/League Legal Challenge to State: November 10 at 9:00 a.m. on the CalChannel

October 20, 2011 - CRA v. Matosantos Oral Arguments to be Broadcast; Proceedings Set for November 10 at 9 AM

Assembly Bill No. 26

 Click here for AB 1X 26

LAWSUIT DOCUMENTS

December 29, 2011 - Supreme Court Opinion Filed

December 28, 2011 - Notice of Forthcoming Filing

Oral Arguments in CRA/League Legal Challenge to State
(recorded 11/10/11)

Monitor activity regarding CRA v Matosantos on the Supreme Court's website.

October 18, 2011 - CRA & League's Supplemental Brief

October 10, 2011
State Answer to Amici Briefs
CRA Answer to Amici Briefs 

October 3, 2010 - Amicus Curiae Briefs

In Support of CRA
Association of California Cities - Orange
City of Irvine
Long Beach
Public Interest Law Western Center
San Bernardino County
Southern California Coalition
CRA/LA
Riverside County
ABAG
In Support of the State
Affordable Housing Advocates
California Professional Firefighters (Exhibit 1 / Exhibit 2)
Center for Constitutional Jurispriudence
California Teachers Association (Exhibit)
Los Angeles USD
MORR - Chris Norby
Santa Clara USD












September 26, 2011 - CRA & League Reply Memo to State's Opposition

September 16, 2011 - Bulletin on Court Denial of Request to Modify Stay

September 16, 2011 - Information Regarding ROPS

September 13, 2011 - State Response in CRA v. Matosantos filed Sept 9

September 13, 2011 - State Response in CRA v. Matosantos - Accompanying Documents

September 2, 2011 - Santa Clara County Opposition to CRA/League Motion for Clarification

August 31, 2011 - Application For Leave Tto File Reply Memorandum in Support of Motion for Clarification and Modificaiton of Stay (Response to Santa Clara's opposition to CRA/League Motion for Clarification)

August 24, 2011 - Updated Q&A on Supreme Court Stay

August 23, 2011 - Statement of Non-Opposition to Motion of Santa Clara County and...

August 22, 2011 - Motion for Clarification and Modification

August 19, 2011 - Statement of Non-Opposition

August 18, 2011 - CA Supreme Court Modifications to August 11 Order

August 17, 2011 - Q & A on Supreme Court Decision on Stay

August 11, 2011 - Califorina Supreme Court to Decide Redevelopment Case

Summary of CRA/League Lawsuit Regarding AB 1X 26-27

July 29, 2011 - CRA/League Reply to State Response

July 27, 2011 - State Response to CRA/League Lawsuit

July 18, 2011 - Petition for Writ of Mandate to CA Supreme Court

Payment Information

Caution: Each agency's obligation is estimated and should only be used to guide planning processes. Actual payment amounts will be set by the Department of Finance and may vary from this estimate.

Click here for a spread sheet estimating each agency’s payment portion of the 2011-2012 $1.7 billion payment.

Click here for instructions to help an agency estimate its portion of the 2012-13 $400 million payment.

These estimates may be different from others due to percentage rounding.
Prepared by: Time Structures, Inc.

 

Department of Finance AB 1X 27 Payment Calculations / Appeal Information Form / Notification Letter

October 18, 2011 - AB X1 27 Payment Appeal Decisions by DOF

Click here for Department of Finance AB 1X 27 Payment Calculations / Appeal Information Form / Notification Letter

August 23, 2011 - August 23 CRA & League Advisory on Adoption of EOPS 

Support Documents

Supreme Court Decision Talking Points - December 29, 2011

ABX1 27 Ordinance Form - July 15, 2011

Sample Press Release Regarding ABX1 26 & 27 - June 24, 2011

Summary of SB 450 - June 21, 2011

Amended SB 450 - June 20, 2011

Status of Redevelopment Bills - June 21, 2011

Click here for a Sample Support Letter for CRA Voluntary Contributions to Schools Proposal - May 26, 2011

Click here for the Governor's Revised Budget - May 16, 2011

Q&A document which may provide additional clarification on the Alternative Proposal

 

Best, Best and Krieger summary of the budget trailer bill language

Time Structures, Inc. Response to Legislative Analysts' Office February 9 Report Critiquing Redevelopment

Redevelopment Jobs Calculator

Bond Pause Memo 0211

Talking Points on the Administration’s Proposal to Eliminate Redevelopment

Sample Letter to Govenor and State Legislators

 

Redevelopment Overview with statistics and pie chart showing tax increment uses

The Plan to Protect Redevelopment in California

Stop the State's Redevelopment Proposal - fact sheet

Stop the State's Redevelopment Proposal - Coalition Signup Form

Distribution of Loss of 300K jobs statewide

Sample Resolution in Opposition to Administration's Redevelopment Proposal

CRA - Quick Notes from Video Conference - 1-20-11

Press Releases

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12/29/2011 - California Redevelopment Association and League of California Cities Urge Immediate Legislative Action to Revive Redevelopment in Wake of State Supreme Court’s Ruling Abolishing this Vital Job-Creating Tool

8/11/2011 - California Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Redevelopment Petition on Expedited Basis

6/20/2011 - Legal Experts: Redevelopment Elimination Bills Cannot Be Sent to Governor for Signature Due to Veto of Main Budget Bills

6/15/2011 - Redevelopment: Coalition Condemns Budget Vote to Eliminate Redevelopment - press release

1/10/2011 - CRA Reaction to Governor's FY-2011-2012 Budget Proposal

WEBCASTS

Webcast 07/12/2011 - Q&A with John Shirey and Brent Hawkins

 

ABX1 26 27 Timeline and Calculation Slides - Brent Hawkins

Payment Estimates for ABX1 27 Required Agency Transfer Amounts

Scroll down for the second half of the June 21 webcast.

ABX1 26 27 Timeline and Calculation Slides - Brent Hawkins

Why Some Agencies Have a Negative Obligation - Time Structures

 

Redevelopment: Worth Fighting for!

Special thanks to PRx Communications Strategists for producing and filming this extraordinary video. For more information about PRx and how they can help your redevelopment agency tell its story, please visit their website at www.prxinc.com.

 

June 21, part 2 - Questions included in this video

Source of Data: California State Controller's Office. The Estimate uses the Legislature's definition of "Net Tax Increment" as defined in ABX1 27.

 

5/3/2011 - Webcast Redevelopment Reform

YouTube Version

2/23/2011 - Webcast - The plan to Protect Redevelopment in California Part II

YouTube Version

1/20/2011 - Webcast - The plan to Protect Redevelopment in California

YouTube version if you can't watch ustream