SCAG is the nation's largest metropolitan planning organization, representing six counties, 191 cities and more than 19 million residents. SCAG undertakes a variety of planning and policy initiatives to encourage a more sustainable Southern California.
To comply with state housing law, jurisdictions within California must update their housing element every eight years. In collaboration with the HCD, SCAG has developed a housing needs data package for each local jurisdiction.
SCAG is committed to highlighting excellence in sustainable planning and projects in the region and is now accepting nominations for plans and projects that use innovative planning to improve mobility, livability, prosperity, and sustainability.