Habitability Workgroup

One of the coalition's top priorities is addressing issues of substandard housing, including pest infestations, moisture and mold problems, and other unhealthy conditions. This workgroup explores opportunities to improve and prevent substandard conditions through improved housing code and code enforcement practices.

Workgroup Priorities


As a result of collaboration, workgroup members have advanced state policies on pest infestations, pesticide use in rental housing, and mold, including:

*Additional work on integrated pest management (IPM) is now being done in the Indoor Air Quality Workgroup.  You can see our videos on IPM here.

CHHC Webinar:

California's New Mold Law: A Training for Enforcement Officers

On January 26th, 2016 CHHC hosted a webinar for code enforcement and health officers focused on outlining California's mold law and strategies for implementation.  You can view a recording of the webinar here.

Presenters include:

Click here to watch.