Policy Description: 

Add high density, multi-family housing within and adjacent to the Downtown that will help support desired uses and amenities. Provide housing to serve a diverse population, including affordable housing, senior housing, special needs housing, and transit-oriented development.

Action Items:

Action 1:

Identify and promote available housing programs to encourage development and rehabilitation of housing in Origional Town, including the Deferred Loan program, Exterior maintenance programs, First Time Homebuyer Assistance programs, 1st Time homebuyer repair programs, elderly homeowner assistance, Neighborhood Revitalization Act tax rebates, and other tools.

Action 2:

Review and update residential zoning chapters in the Unified Development Ordinance to allow for greater variety and density of housing in and around Downtown.