Revised Draft of the Safety Element and Health Element Amendments
PUBLISHED ON: September 15, 2021
The City is undertaking a targeted update of the Safety Element and amendments to the Health and Wellness Element (Plan for a Healthy Los Angeles) alongside the update to the 2021-2029 Housing Element, as required by recent State legislation. A public hearing for these related projects is scheduled to take place on September 21st and 22nd. More details, including the link to join the hearing at the designated time, is available here. Links to relevant documents are included below.
In early July the Department of City Planning shared an initial draft of the Safety Element, incorporating targeted updates to ensure compliance with recent state legislation. This draft was shared with all Los Angeles City Departments and several State agencies, including the Board of Forestry and Fire Protection. The revised draft below incorporates edits from this review process.