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State of California’s May 2024 Budget Adjustment

May 13, 2024 By Dawna Morse, Associate The January 2024 Governor’s Budget totaled $300 billion to address a $37.9 billion shortfall resulting from misaligned revenues and increased expenditures due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The budget aimed to maintain service levels across essential public sectors, including healthcare and education. However, Governor Newsom’s recent announcement of the […]

Join RSG at CALED’s 2023 Conference

CALED Conference

June 13, 2023 Next week, RSG will be attending the California Association for Local Economic Development (“CALED”) Annual Conference and Financing Pre-Conference. The in-person event takes place at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in downtown Los Angeles. We’re sponsoring a Culinary Crawl on June 22nd, starting at 5pm! Participants will embark on a journey through downtown […]

Jim Simon and Suzy Kim, Panel Speakers for CALED Summit

RSG logo with headshots of Jim and Suzy

September 27, 2022 As members of the California Association for Local Economic Development (“CALED”) Board, RSG Principal and President Jim Simon and Director Suzy Kim will be speakers for two separate panel sessions at the Completing Development Projects: CALED’s Finance & Real Estate Summit. The in-person event will take place in two weeks at the […]

CA Governor Signs Two Bills Clarifying EIFD Law

July 16, 2021 By Lynn Kelly-Lehner, Director Redevelopment agencies’ dissolution in 2011 diminished the use of tax increment financing, the primary tool used by local governments to eliminate physical and economic blight, finance new construction, improve public infrastructure, rehabilitate existing buildings, and increase the supply of affordable housing. Since that time, the State created several […]