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Budget Issues

  • Health and Human Services

    IHSS Fiscal Penalty – Oppose

    This measure would impose a seven percent penalty on counties that fail to reach an In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) collective bargaining agreement.

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  • Local Government

    State Minimum Fire Safe Regulations – Formal Comments

    Formal comments regarding State Minimum Fire Safe Regulations for 2021. (For copy of letter, send request to grace@urbancounties.com.)

  • Local Government

    Broadband Funding

    Governor’s proposal for a $7 billion investment to help close the digital divide. With these funds and the additional financing sources they would leverage, California can once again be a leader in digital access.

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  • UCC Budget Priorities and Perspectives – May Revise

    UCC's perspectives on a select set of priority budget items for consideration.

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  • Health and Human Services

    Public Health Workforce and Infrastructure

    Urge $200 million Ongoing Public Health Workforce and Infrastructure; May Revision – $3 million Pandemic Response Review

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  • Public Safety

    211 Budget Request

    Budget request of $10 million to strengthen 211 systems across the state.

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  • Health and Human Services

    Fiscal Year 2022 Appropriations Request – Letter to Senator Feinstein

    Expresses UCC's full support for the FY22 Appropriations Request of $50 million submitted by the United Ways of California.

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  • Local Government

    Recall Election Reimbursement

    Request for Funding Local Costs of Recall Election

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  • Local Government

    Local Redistricting Challenges

    Would provide additional clarity to local agencies as soon as is practical, so they can have the confidence necessary to proceed with redistricting planning and activities.

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  • Local Government

    Elections Backfill

    Reimbursement Request for Special Election Costs

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  • Homelessness

    Project Homekey

    This measure would provide additional state investments in homelessness solutions.

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  • Public Safety

    Coroner Training and Equipment – Support

    This budget proposal would invest $1 million in statewide training for coroners, who – among other responsibilities – respond to incidents involving mass fatalities such as fires, natural disasters, and shootings.

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  • Health and Human Services

    Family First Prevention Services

    UCC requests support for an augmentation of $50 million General Fund (GF) in FY 2021-22, and $100 million on-going, to build locally driven services and supports for children, youth and families at risk of entering foster care.

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  • Health and Human Services

    Behavioral Health Infrastructure – Support

    Behavioral Health Budget Proposal for $750 million for the Community Continuum of Behavioral Health Treatment Resources.

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  • ELC Funding

    This proposal will provide $1.2 billion of the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act – Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity (ELC) Enhanced Detection Funding to local health departments for vaccines, testing, contact tracing, disease investigation, and supports for vulnerable Californians.

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  • Health and Human Services

    Vaccination Rollout and Role of Third Party Administrator – Concerns

    Regarding the recently announced decision to enter into a third-party agreement with Blue Shield to assist the state with vaccine administration and distribution

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