The following comments and policy recommendations are based on the results of 6 Community Meetings, in 41 Vulnerable Communities, with 448 residents.

A community-driven development strategy would support the idea of ALL members having the option of staying in our communities.
Developers, landlords, policy makers and neighbors play critical roles in neighborhood upkeep.
Residents want...
  • Accessibility to information and resources
  • Affordability to stay in our homes
  • Accountability for developers, landlords, policy makers and neighbors
  • Preserve neighborhood’s character in the midst of rapid development
PBEOC Policy Recommendations
  • Mixed-income development
  • 4% Low-Income Tax Credits
  • Homeowner Rehab Programs
  • Funding for Affordable Housing Trust Fund