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Is housing a civil right?

In 1975 and 1983, the state Supreme Court in New Jersey decided on important issues in regard to zoning laws and affordable housing. The two declarations, … 304 more words

Church sues Chicago

City tried to limit building use

An IBSA church has filed a federal lawsuit against the City of Chicago, which is enforcing a zoning ordinance that won’t allow the church to purchase its building near the University of Illinois-Chicago campus. 625 more words

News

Edmonton councillors vote to let developer build up - way up - on Whyte Avenue

City council approved a rezoning application on Monday for a developer looking to transform an old car dealership on Edmonton’s trendiest street into a high-rise development. 535 more words

Politics

Bold Properties — Community Information Meeting (38 townhomes)

Bold Properties — Community Information Meeting (38 townhomes)

Thurs., March 23, 2017, 6:30-8:30 pm
Port Moody Arts Centre (2425 St. Johns St.)

To view the Bold information flyer, click on pdf link below. 7 more words

Port Moody and Moody Centre growth and speculation: sections vs. overall picture

Port Moody and Moody Centre growth and speculation: sections vs. overall picture

Current official discussions for major development in Moody Centre include “Westport” (Andres Wines site), … 871 more words

Downtown Developers Getting a Pass on Affordable Housing Requirements

by Susanna Lin

Why are the onsite requirements for affordable housing so low in Downtown and SLU? As low as TWO percent? Seriously. According to a report entitled… 218 more words

MHA

Dealing with Belmont’s development needs will require balancing to be fiscally responsible while we make decisions for the timely remediation of our failing buildings.  Belmont’s properties and land sites — specifically the incinerator site, old light building, high school (and ice rink on its campus), library and police station —are all in dire need of attention. 635 more words

Buildings