BY COUNCILOR GILBERT:
RESOLUTION ACCEPTING AND
APPROVING THE LOW INCOME HOUSING CONSORTIUM'S AFFORDABLE HOUSING RECOMMENDATIONS
AND DIRECTING THE HOUSING COMMISSION TO IMPLEMENT THE SAME.
RESOLVED, that the city council of the city of Duluth hereby accepts and
approves the low income housing consortium's affordable housing recommendations
filed as Public Document No. _____________.
FURTHER RESOLVED, that the city council directs the Duluth housing commission
to implement the affordable housing recommendations together with appropriate
housing partners and report back to the city council quarterly.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:
The purpose of this resolution is to accept and approve the affordable
housing recommendations put together by the low income housing consortium.
The affordable housing recommendations build on the Duluth housing study
goals, objectives, and policy statement for residential development which
was accepted by the city council at its February 14, 2000, meeting. The
recommendations were discussed with the city council at its meeting of
the whole on August 6, 2001, and two additional recommendations have been
included. The Duluth housing commission at its meeting of August 16, 2001,
recommended that the city council adopt the affordable housing recommendations.