Goal: Ensure a full spectrum of housing options including single family, condos, townhouses, assisted seniors’ housing
Objective: Increase prevalence of mixed housing in the City.
Þ Encourage a mix of housing options within new developments as per the Official Community Plan.
Þ Explore alternative housing options within established neighbourhoods and in consultation with neighbouring residents (e.g., Laneway Housing).
Goal: Explore social housing and affordable housing initiatives
Objective: Increase number of social and affordable housing units in the City.
Þ Continue to encourage the provision of affordable housing and contributions to the City’s Affordable Housing Reserve Fund as part of the development review process.
Þ Continue to support the Community Care Committees mandate related to affordable housing.
Þ Explore opportunities to partner with affordable housing providers in the provision of additional affordable housing.