Reporting: Affordable Housing

May 03, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

Program pays for technical skill interns earning experience, salary in Inland Empire

Employers bear no cost to take on interns in technician jobs and provide valuable on-the-job training Read More »

Roadmap to accelerate middle-income job growth needed for California
May 01, 2017 by James Gollub

Roadmap to accelerate middle-income job growth needed for California

State's economy will depend on creating more jobs for Californians in the middle class, in poverty, and economically fragile. Read More »

New transportation package raises taxes but also increases accountability in how money is spent
April 28, 2017 by Jim Mayer

New transportation package raises taxes but also increases accountability in how money is spent

Road funding also attaches new metrics and accountability measures to the $52 billion to be spent over 10 years Read More »

Strong Workforce funding addresses immediate need in SoCal trade and logistics
April 27, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

Strong Workforce funding addresses immediate need in SoCal trade and logistics

Vital trade sector drives region's demand for bigger workforce. These colleges are stepping up. Read More »

Californians in their 20s and 30s are being locked out of homeownership. This is how to change that.
April 25, 2017 by Brian Hanlon

Californians in their 20s and 30s are being locked out of homeownership. This is how to change that.

What's standing in the way of more houses getting built--and more young people owning a home? Politics. Read More »

Survey shows impact of costly L.A. housing on employer-employee relationship
April 25, 2017 by Nadine Ono

Survey shows impact of costly L.A. housing on employer-employee relationship

Area employers acknowledge housing costs causing more workers to commute even longer Read More »

VIDEO: How to build a Strong Workforce for California
April 24, 2017 by John Guenther

VIDEO: How to build a Strong Workforce for California

Take a couple minutes to learn how the next generation of workers will benefit from community college initiative Read More »

New website offers tools to solve housing crisis and #BringCAHome
April 21, 2017 by Ray Pearl

New website offers tools to solve housing crisis and #BringCAHome

Resource includes county-by-county data on affordability and an action center for public to participate in solutions Read More »

Addressing the San Diego-Imperial workforce job readiness dilemma
April 20, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

Addressing the San Diego-Imperial workforce job readiness dilemma

Colleges team up to address skills gap in important sectors, like the region's vital health care industry Read More »

Momentum building in San Diego as coalition pushes for workforce housing
April 18, 2017 by Justin Ewers

Momentum building in San Diego as coalition pushes for workforce housing

High housing costs and the need to increase supply are uniting local groups often at odds Read More »

San Luis Obispo’s housing shortage is bad for our health
April 14, 2017 by Alan Iftiniuk

San Luis Obispo’s housing shortage is bad for our health

High cost of housing making it difficult to attract medical professionals and causing stress with health consequences, says hospital leader Read More »

California’s major economic sectors to benefit from new Strong Workforce funding
April 13, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

California’s major economic sectors to benefit from new Strong Workforce funding

Community Colleges reveal $200 million in spending and accountability plans via regional workforce programs Read More »

Entrepreneurial high schoolers give their best business pitch in competition
April 11, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

Entrepreneurial high schoolers give their best business pitch in competition

Event instills students with skills to start up small businesses Read More »

Central Valley Manufacturing Summit expecting record turnout
April 10, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

Central Valley Manufacturing Summit expecting record turnout

Event seeks to grow the region's environment for advanced manufacturing and mid-income jobs that come with it Read More »

Is Legislature doing all it will take to tackle housing crisis? Not yet, says Summit coalition
April 07, 2017 by Justin Ewers

Is Legislature doing all it will take to tackle housing crisis? Not yet, says Summit coalition

Diverse group argues current batch of housing bills won't address scale of affordability problem Read More »

Community Colleges give breakdown where new workforce funds being spent
April 05, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

Community Colleges give breakdown where new workforce funds being spent

Data portal details how $200 million in career tech education funding are being distributed across California Read More »

VIDEO: Decline of upward mobility in California must be reversed
April 03, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

VIDEO: Decline of upward mobility in California must be reversed

Whether or not California's next generations do better than their parents has a lot to do with these local factors Read More »

VIDEO: How California can be smarter in managing its water
March 17, 2017 by John Guenther

VIDEO: How California can be smarter in managing its water

What's next in water innovations that could help the state's regions manage water for a more sustainable future Read More »

Legislature is ignoring lessons of the housing bubble - and it’s going to hurt Californians
March 15, 2017 by Herman Gallegos, John Gamboa, Jennifer Hernandez

Legislature is ignoring lessons of the housing bubble - and it’s going to hurt Californians

Most housing solutions are not aimed where they're needed: accelerating housing of all kinds Read More »

San Diego community college gives biomanufacturing student a competitive edge
March 08, 2017 by Amber Nelson

San Diego community college gives biomanufacturing student a competitive edge

Student earning certificate at San Diego Miramar College lands lab job over four-year degree candidates Read More »

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