Adoption of the Housing Element by the local body is a State requirement and is one of the elements of the General Plan. The Housing Element guides the City in its plans to meet existing and projected local and regional housing needs. The plan should promote infill development, socioeconomic equity, protection of the environment, encourage efficient development and promote jobs and housing. The City of Gardena Housing Element was adopted by Resolution 6023 on August 9, 2011 and final approval of the Element was received from the California Department of Housing and Community Development (HUD) on August 17, 2011.
Housing Element 2014-2021 (Click here to view the entire Housing Element file (File is approximately 5MB)