On February 3rd, Chemeketa Park and Aldercroft Heights held a Homeowner's Insurance Workshop with speakers from  the CA Department of Insurance and United Policyholders.

Below is a link to the video of that meeting, as well as the outline of what was discussed.  Hope this is helpful.

VIDEO:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-D3PcYi33GM 

Chemeketa Park & Aldercroft Heights welcome you to a
Homeowners’ Insurance Workshop

February 3rd, at 10:00 am in the Chemeketa Park Clubhouse and also on ZOOM


Joel Laucher, Program Specialist United Policyholders
Time: 25 minute presentation
1) Searching this challenging market for homeowners coverage;
2) Important coverage considerations;
3) Background on how/why the market is changing.
Bio: After 5 years as an insurance underwriter, Joel joined the California Department of Insurance as an examiner and retired 35 years later as Chief Deputy Commissioner. Joel now works for United Policyholders, a nonprofit that assists consumers with insurance issues.

Mary Beth Bykowsky, Outreach Analyst, Community Relations and Outreach
Branch CA Department of Insurance
Time: 25 minute presentation
* CA Sustainable Insurance Strategy - new initiative from CDI. What is the State doing to try to ensure accessible insurance for all Californians?
* Safer from Wildfires Framework - What mitigations can you take to increase your chance of having insurance coverage?