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BOMA CALIFORNIA Weekly Update- November 19, 2021

Posted: November 19, 2021 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
REX HIME SET TO STEP ASIDE In case you missed it, after almost four decades leading the commercial real estate industry in California, Rex Hime will step aside. California Business Properties Association (CBPA) Board Chair Joe Markling announced earlier this month that Rex S. Hime is stepping aside from his longstanding role as President & CEO of CBPA and taking on the role as Senior Advisor to CBPA, effective at the end of 2021. Hime has a 37-year history of service to the Commercial Real ...

BOMA CALIFORNIA Weekly Update- November 12, 2021

Posted: November 12, 2021 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
After Almost Four Decades Leading the Commercial Real Estate Industry Rex Hime Set to Step Aside California Business Properties Association (CBPA) Board Chair Joe Markling announced today that Rex S. Hime is stepping aside from his longstanding role as President & CEO of CBPA and taking on the role as Senior Advisor to CBPA, effective at the end of 2021. Hime has a 37-year history of service to the Commercial Real Estate industry. Matthew Hargrove, CBPA’s Senior Vice President of Governmental ...

BOMA CALIFORNIA Weekly Update- November 5, 2021

Posted: November 5, 2021 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
STRATEGIC ISSUES CONFERENCE – HOTEL DISCOUNT ENDS TODAY ***DISCOUNTED HOTEL ROOM RATE ENDS TODAY.  BOOK YOUR ROOM TODAY!!*** Several major groups have come together to host an event you don’t want to miss! California Business Properties Association (CBPA), American Council for Engineering Companies (ACEC), Building Owners and Managers of California (BOMA CAL), California Alliance for Jobs (CAJ), California Building Industry Association (CBIA), California Business Roundtable (CBRT), California ...

BOMA CALIFORNIA Weekly Update- October 29, 2021

Posted: October 29, 2021 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
GOVERNOR ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP TO EASE PORT BACKLOG  This week Governor Newsom announced a partnership with the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) aimed at speeding up the process of modernizing our port operations and supply chain process as a whole. The partnership agreement includes: Port-specific upgrades; Expanding capacity for freight rail; Developing inland port facilities for increased warehouse storage; Railyard and truck electrification; Highway upgrades to improve truck travel ...

BOMA CALIFORNIA Weekly Update- October 22, 2021

Posted: October 22, 2021 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
BUSINESS GROUPS CALL FOR ACTION ON PORT BACKLOG  As the backlog at our California ports continues to grow, urgent action is needed.  Along with our partners at the California Business Roundtable, California Retailers Association and California Manufacturers & Technology Association, we created a new goods-movement coalition to come up with solutions and call for action on this issue that challenges all parts of the California economy. This issue doesn’t just challenge our ports, it impacts ...

BOMA CALIFORNIA Weekly Update- October 15, 2021

Posted: October 15, 2021 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
LAST DAY FOR GOVERNOR TO SIGN/VETO BILLS Sunday was the last day for Governor Newsom to sign or veto bills passed by the Legislature (Art. IV, Sec.10(b)(1) of the State Constitution). 836 bills reached Governor Newsom’s Desk during the 2021 Legislative Session.  He signed 770 bills in 2021, or 92% and he vetoed 66 bills in 2021, or 7.9 %. Our industry tracked and engaged on more than 500 bills introduced this legislative session. Below is a summary for some of the priority bills that made it to ...

BOMA CALIFORNIA Weekly Update- October 8, 2021

Posted: October 8, 2021 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
LAST DAY FOR GOVERNOR TO SIGN/VETO BILLS Sunday is the last day for Governor Brown to sign or veto bills passed by the Legislature (Art. IV, Sec.10(b)(1) of the State Constitution).  We have already reported on a tranche of bills he signed regarding affordable housing and warehousing regulations.  Next week, after the deadline, expect a full report on all the Governor’s actions in 2021.   L.A. CITY COUNCIL PASSES STRICTEST COVID VAX MANDATE IN U.S. Earlier this week, the City of Los Angeles ...

BOMA CALIFORNIA Weekly Update- October 1, 2021

Posted: October 1, 2021 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
STATEWIDE COMMERCIAL EVICTION MORATORIUM EXPIRES The California Executive Order explicitly authorizing local government the ability to adopt local COMMERCIAL eviction moratoriums expires today.  The Governor has given no indication he will extend the order again. The original Executive order “N-28-20,” adopted in March 2020, specifically allowed local governments to halt Commercial Evictions to May 31 and has been extended several times.  Our industry supported the initial Executive Order and ...

BOMA CALIFORNIA Weekly Update- September 10, 2021

Posted: September 10, 2021 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
9/11 REFLECTION Saturday marks the 20th anniversary of the attack on America which has resulted in so many changes in the way we live our daily lives and the continuing saga of Afghanistan. So many of us shared in the common sorrow and anger of that day which resulted in a unity that is sadly lacking today.  As Americans let’s concentrate this weekend on how we can once again share in the common love of our country.   VOTE! MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD! Tuesday is the statewide California Recall ...

BOMA CALIFORNIA Weekly Update- September 3, 2021

Posted: September 3, 2021 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
ONE WEEK TO GO! The California State Legislative Session has just one week to go, and a crush of bills are being heard on the Floor in the next week. The final week of Session coinciding with the final full week of campaigning for the California Recall election as well as the ever-lingering COVID-19 pandemic, is making for one of the most hectic end-of-sessions in years. Below are some of the hottest topics being discussed right now, but just know your staff in Sacramento will track and engage on ...
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