HOUSING

An Affordable Minneapolis

Accountability, Affordability, Choice

The City of Minneapolis should support Affordable Housing by:

*Discouraging gentrification (Studies show that gentrification (http://www.cura.umn.edu/gentrification) has and is impacting our neighborhoods:
and ensuring that Affordable Housing opportunities are distributed evenly across the city
Expanding the role of city inspections to ensure that Affordable Housing properties comply with accepted standards of habitability
*Adapting zoning to allow for micro-housing and small business opportunities
*Exploring and developing Public/Private partnerships to extend the power of available funds
*$15 wage and beyond.

You can read the full white paper platform here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1OKNkV4Qjwqt_-afawEWqI5I9HHRhSEdMpNPljZErqOs/edit?usp=sharing