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Citizens attend Town Hall meeting to talk housing issues

Hundreds of people turned up to a special Town Hall meeting to talk to lawmakers about the housing issues in the wake of the Camp Fire.

Posted: Aug 12, 2019 6:50 PM
Updated: Aug 12, 2019 6:50 PM

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people turned up to a special town hall meeting today to talk to lawmakers about the housing issues in the wake of the camp fire.. action news now reporter amy lanski was at the meeting and joins us live with their concerns. housing has been a big issue since the camp fire - both for survivors and others. assembly man james gallagher said he agrees housing is a problem - and that people need a place to call home one chico man told action news nw he wants to know how lawmakers are dealing with these issues because they impact everyone. "i really count on both lamalfa and gallagher to get it on, i don't know a lot of the other people, but ths is human impact so we are talking a lot of trauma." "right now i have my bill ab430 it passed the assebly it's on the senate side, it streamlines housing projects so that we are hoping to get that passed in the next couple weeks, and get it on to the governor i am feeling pretty good that legislation will pass, so that will be a tool we can use." ## people also want something done about the dead and dying trees... and extra fees people can't afford.. action news now will have more on that at 6. reporting live from chico. amy lanski action news now. lawmakers said it was important to meet with the public so they can try to address their
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