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San Fernando Valley Council of Governments - Public Records Archive

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Activities & Current Releases

Interstate-5 Corridor: Economic Development Strategy
Volume Two - 2010

 

This economic development plan is offered as a prototype for the types of cooperation and economic development opportunities possible for the region and should be seen as a starting point for those efforts.

 

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I-5 Corridor I

Interstate-5 Corridor: Economic and Community Development Strategies
Volume One - 2007

 

San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys This report concludes that in a county often seen as built out, the I-5 Corridor represents a unique opportunity for future development

 

 

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Valley Community Needs Assessment
Triennial 2013 Report - SPA-2

Community Needs Assessment 2013

 

Metro’s 2009 Long Range Transportation Plan through the year 2030. The Plan establishes priorities for funding a balanced regional transportation system.

 

 

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Prosperity Tomorrow SFV

Prosperity Tomorrow: San Fernando Valley

 

Southern California's Region of Opportunity"
Economic Strategy: 2005-2020
Produced by the Mulholland Institute Statewide CalED Award Award

 

 

 

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Northridge Vision - University Village - Concept Plan

 

Northridge Vision

 

Revitalization Plan - Northridge, California - Developed by Mulholland Institute, CivicCenter Group. and the American Institute of Architects, Urban Design Assistance Team

 

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Panorama City Commercial Area
Concept Plan

Panorama City Concept Plan

 

Revitalization Plan - Panorama City, California - Developed by the AIArchitects and Economic Alliance Urban Design Assistance Team
National AIA Award Award

 

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Sun Valley Renaissance

Sun Valley Renaissance: Concept Plan

 

Revitalization Plan - Sun Valley, California - Developed by the American Institute of Architects and Economic Alliance of the San Fernando Valley, Urban Design Assistance Team

 

 

 

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Study Panorama Place

Panorama Place Fiscal Impact and Feasibility Study

 

Privately commissioned study to consider the feasibility of re-purposing a large department store site to accommodate high-density mixed use. Intended to present potential positive fiscal impacts to local decision makers.

 

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Malibu Coastal Vision 2014 Yesterday
Today and Tomorrow

Malibu Coastal Vision 2014

 

Contains the most important reference material and projections about Malibu. A compilation of information that is unparalleled in the short history of this City.

 

 

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The San Fernando Valley: America's Suburb

America's Suburb

 

by Kevin Roderick
The Valley, America's quintessential suburb, simultaneously a place and state of mind whose lifestyle and once-sprawling open spaces shaped our notions of middle class nirvana.

 

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Local Reports

Biotechnology and Biomedical Cluster - Workforce and Education

Biotech Biomed Cluster

 

Infrastructure in the San Fernando Valley -Produced by the Training Alliance, Los Angeles Community College District

 

 

 

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Biotech in the 101 Corridor

Biotech in the US-101 Corridor

 

Biotech 101 Corridor -
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Business of Biotech -
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Biotech Insider View -
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San Fernando Valley Business Journal symposium - 2002

Our Future Neighborhoods

Our Future Neighborhoods:
Housing and Urban Villages in the
San Fernando Valley

 

Special Report on Housing - Released July 16, 2003

 

 

 

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NE Valley EDAC 2003

Northeast San Fernando Valley Economic Development Assessment and Strategy

 

Prepared for the City of Los Angeles Economic Development Action Collaborative, by the Los Angeles Economic Development Corporation and Mulholland Institute/EASFV

 

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Vision2020

Vision2020: San Fernando Valley - Strategy

 

A vision for the San Fernando Valley Region through the year 2020. Collaboration of over 400 Valley leaders. Mulholland Institute and Economic Alliance of the San Fernando Valley, through support from The James Irvine Foundation

 

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Vision2020: San Fernando Valley
Kickoff Conference

Vision2020 PPT

 

Creating a new vision for the San Fernando Valley September 11, 2001

 

 

 

 

 

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Almanac 2000

San Fernando Valley Almanac 2000

 

Facts and Statistics for the Geographic San Fernando Valley. Burbank, Calabasas, Glendale, Hidden Hills, Los Angeles, San Fernando

 

 

 

 

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Indicators 2000

San Fernando Valley Indicators 2000

 

Quality of life in the San Fernando Valley Community Indicators Project - Benchmarks for Sustainability

 

 

 

 

 

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Changing Face of the SFV

The Changing Face of the San Fernando Valley

 

By: Joel Kotkin, Erika Ozuna - A study of the ethnic evolution of the San Fernando Valley─where they've been─and where they're going.
Pepperdine School of Public
Policy, Economic Alliance SFV

 

 

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Education SIP

Education Strategic Plan for the San Fernando Valley

 

Vision2020 - One of three collaborative strategic plans of Vision2020 and the Economic Alliance of the San Fernando
Valley

 

 

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Economic Summit 2009

Economic Summit 2009 - San Fernando Valley

 

This report focuses on current trends and the outlook for the economy and the real estate market in the Valley region.

 

 

 

 

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San Fernando Valley
Business Needs Survey 2000

 

Business Survey 2000

 

PowerPoint
Poll of San Fernando Valley Businesses
Apoplied Development Economics

 

 

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Community Survey of the San Fernando Valley 2003

Community Survey 2003

 

Opinions on community affairs, status, governance and leadership
Rose Institute of State & Local Government

 

 

 

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Findings of the Almanac 2000 Project

San Fernando Valley Almanac 2000 PowerPoint - Valley Information Project - Findings

 

 

PowerPoint. Overview, findings and information developed in the course of the Valley Information Project

 

 

 

 

 

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Findings of the Indicators 2000 Project

Indicators 2000 PPT

 

PowerPoint. Quality of life indicators, statistics and dialogue. Quality of life in the San Fernando Valley Community Indicators Project - Benchmarks for Sustainability.

 

 

 

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Trends in Housing Construction
Henry Cisneros

Housing 2003 Cisneros

 

Report to the Economic Alliance of the San Fernando Valley. Henry Cisneros 2003

 

 

 

 

 

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Valley Community Needs Assessment
Triennial 2013 Report - SPA-2

Community Needs Assessment 2013

 

This 2013 report identifies and analyzes the unmet physical and mental health, social, and environmental needs within the SPA-2 service area of Los Angeles — San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys.

 

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Valley Community Needs Assessment
Triennial 2010 Report - SPA-2

Community Needs Assessment 2010

 

This 2010 report identifies and analyzes the unmet physical and mental health, social, and environmental needs within the SPA-2 service area of Los Angeles — San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys.

 

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Valley Community Needs Assessment
Triennial 2007 Report - SPA-2

Community Needs Assessment 2007

 

This 2007 report identifies and analyzes the unmet physical and mental health, social, and environmental needs within the SPA-2 service area of Los Angeles — San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys.

 

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Valley Community Needs Assessment
Triennial 2004 Report - SPA-2

Community Needs 2004

 

This 2004 report identifies and analyzes the unmet physical and mental health, social, and environmental needs within the SPA-2 service area of Los Angeles — San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys.

 

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Digital-Montage

The Midopolis in the Digital Economy

 

The San Fernando Valley - Its Place Between Urban Los Angeles and Suburban Sprawl

 

Editorial by Joel Kotkin, Senior Fellow, Pepperdine Institute for Public Policy

 

 

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SFV Economic Report 2004-05

San Fernando Valley Economic Report 2004-05

 

Data, Statistics and Demographics - San Fernando Valley Economic Research Center, Cal State University Northridge

 

 

 

 

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SFV Economic Report 2005-06

San Fernando Valley Economic Report 2005-06

 

Data, Statistics and Demographics - San Fernando Valley Economic Research Center, Cal State University Northridge

 

 

 

 

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San Fernando Valley Regional Housing Needs and Realities - PowerPoint

Regional Housing Needs PPT

 

2005 Future Planning Daniel Blake Ph.D. Director of the San Fernando Valley Economic Research Center at California State University, Northridge

 

 

 

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Economic Outlook for the San Fernando Valley Region - 2002

Economic Outlook 2002 PPT

 

 

PowerPoint Presented by Jack Kyser, Chief Regional Economist, Los Angeles Economic Development Corporation

 

 

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Hospital Report

San Fernando Valley Hospital Report

 

Outlines the current situation in the Valley's hospital community and examines the factors contributing to the coming healthcare crisis.

 

 

 

 

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Visits

San Fernando Valley Official Visitors Guide

 

This beautiful, four-color, 56-page guide covers all the great attractions found in the San Fernando Valley - the "Valley of the Stars"

 

 

 

 

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Views

Views: Lifestyle Guide for the San Fernando Valley

 

This 76-page, four-color publication introduces the reader to the lifestyle of the "Valley of the Stars," a lifestyle that continues to draw people from all over the world

 

 

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Regional & Transportation
Rightsizing

Rightsizing Local and Regional Government

 

Methods & Models for Representative Local Governance. A Compendium Reason Foundation/Reason Public Policy Institute, The James Irvine Foundation, Valley Civic Foundation, Economic Alliance SFV.

 

 

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Rightsizing Local & Regional
Government - Transcript

Rightsizing Symposium Conference Meeting Room

 

Transcript of Day-Long symposium February 5, 2001 International experts discuss alternatives for local governance and service delivery. Reason Institute, James Irvine Foundation

 

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Reforming Schools

Reforming Schools: Strategies for Restructuring the Los Angeles Unified School District

 

Compendium of school reform initiatives, presented November 16, 2005 and August 16, 2006
Mulholland Institute

 

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One Out of Five

"One Out of Five" Report

 

A report on out-of-school and out-of-work youth in Los Angeles and Long Beach

 

 

 

 

 

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L.A. METRO 2008 Long Range
Transportation Plan

SCAG RTP SCS 2012

 

Metro’s 2009 Long Range Transportation Plan through the year 2030. The Plan establishes priorities for funding a balanced regional transportation system.

 

 

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Metro LRTP 2009

L.A. METRO 2008 Long Range Transportation Plan

 

Metro’s 2009 Long Range Transportation Plan through the year 2030. The Plan establishes priorities for funding a balanced transportation system addressing the County's transportation needs.

 

 

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Bob Hope Economic

The Economic Impact of Bob Hope Airport Report - 2006

 

This study documents the economic impact of Bob Hope Airport in 2006, examining three key types of economic impacts.

 

 

 

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Bob Hope Customer

Bob Hope Airport - Customer Satisfaction Assessment Report May 2008

 

This report presents demographic and economic characteristics of passengers, the nature of travel, use of facilities, patronage of local hotels, and overall impressions.

 

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The Cost of Doing Business
in Los Angeles 2002

 

Cost of Doing Business 2002

 

Analysis of the comparative business burdens of the City of Los Angeles, compared to other jurisdictions - Larry Kosmont, Kosmont Companies

 

 

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Health Care Interpreters Survey

Health Care Interpreter and Translator Survey Results

 

Outlining the need and resources for translators in the region's health care system

 

 

 

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California State & Specialized Books

Prevailing Wages in the State of California

Prevailing Wage 2002

 

Effects of SB975 and other wage laws on commerce. Vocca, Carlson & Rauth

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Los Angeles in Context

Los Angeles in Context - Comparative Analysis of California Cities

 

Rose Institute of State & Local Government - Analysis of efficiency in attracting and capitalizing on available grants and subventions

 

 

 

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Info Summit 2007

INFO Summit 2007: Abstract of Proceedings

 

November 1, 2007. Remarks, reports and panels presented. Consensus findings in some respects and individual opinions in others. The goal is inform the public debate, presenting strategies and promoting sound public policies.

 

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The San Fernando Valley: America's Suburb

America's Suburb

 

by Kevin Roderick
The Valley, America's quintessential suburb, simultaneously a place and state of mind whose lifestyle and once-sprawling open spaces shaped our notions of middle class nirvana.

 

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Curbside L.A.

Curbside L.A.

 

Cecelia Rasmussen - Los Angeles Times Books - An offbeat guide to the City of Angels. Enticing excursions into the city's peerless history and diversity. This book offers a time traveler's guide to Southern California, from ancient burial grounds to celluloid dream factorie.

 

 

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L.A. Unconventional

L.A. Unconventional

 

by Cecelia Rasmussen - Los Angeles Times Books - The stories of men and women from L.A.'s past who were not afraid to pursue their ambitions no matter how far beyond the realm of accepted behavior they veered.

 

 

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Best Places

The Best Places for Doing Business in America

 

234 Population Centers Ranked for Business Appeal, by Sounthern California-based Joel Kotkin and Michael A. Shires

 

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Papers & Miscellaneous
Healthcare and Access

Healthcare and Access

 

Contemporary Issues Policy Paper.
A discussion focused on analyzing the complex challenges of healthcare, wellness, status of the debate, hospital issues, insurance as a business, cost drivers, seniors, the uninsured, de facto cost controls. Part One of a series.

 

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Public School Choice

Public School Choice

 
LAUSD District Reaches "Tipping Point" Competitive Campuses

Contemporary Issues Policy Paper. Change has come with the recent emergence of a reformist majority at the LAUSD. And 2009 may turn out to be a watershed year for the district, with the adoption of a series reform measures.

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EASFV Strategic Plan 1995

Strategic Plan - Economic Alliance of the San Fernando Valley - 1995

 

Historical document covering the formation of the organization and the development of its original initiatives

 

 

 

 

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