Articles About affordable housing
Village Council addressed several possible strategies for addressing housing needs in Yellow Springs.
At Village Council’s May 7 meeting, Council gave verbal approval to the Housing Advisory Group to move ahead with efforts to address local housing needs.
At Village Council’s Feb. 5 meeting, Council members united around creating a housing plan as one of the 2018 Council goals.
Yellow Springs is expected to grow in upcoming years at a more rapid rate than surrounding areas. To accommodate that growth, the village needs more housing than it currently has.
Yellow Springs has significant gaps in its current housing stock and the housing its citizens will need in upcoming years.
Finding an affordable place to live in Yellow Springs can be a challenge. That’s a conclusion reached by Mills Lawn fourth graders as part of a project-based learning unit.
Yellow Springs residents are being asked by Village government to take part in a survey about local housing and housing needs.
At its Sept. 18 meeting, Village Council gave final approval to a new development tool that allows smaller, denser housing in Yellow Springs.
By the end of the year, the Village may have answers to questions of housing in Yellow Springs, thanks to a planned housing needs assessment, or HNA, to be conducted by an outside firm.
At Village Council’s July 3 meeting, Council members unanimously voted to waive utility tap and zoning fees for Glen Cottages, the newest project of Home, Inc.