The Housing Committee works to reduce the number and effect of vacant homes in the Southwest Partnership area and attract new residents while ensuring that current residents can remain in the area in safe, quality, affordable housing.
The Housing Committee meets the second Thursday of the month at 7pm the UMB Community Engagement Center (1 N. Poppleton St). Information about past meetings can be found here.
Chair: Diana Geis
Goals for 2017
- A developer identified and funding in place for developments of vacant housing in Franklin Square and Mount Clare
- Focus areas for housing development identified in Pigtown and Hollins Roundhouse
- A Tenant’s Rights Booklet Developed and Distributed