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Meet and learn about the Mayor's Task Force on Housing at upcoming open houses
May 24, 2019 -
The Mayor's Task Force on Housing members will be meeting residents and presenting their plan to analyze and address the shortage of housing in Kingston at two upcoming open houses.
Drop in to learn more about the current housing situation in Kingston, see the plans and processes moving this project forward, provide your input to the project, and chat with task force members at one of these open houses:
- 2 to 4 p.m. on Thursday, June 6 at Memorial Hall in City Hall, 216 Ontario St.
- 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 12 at the Rideau Heights Community Centre, 85 Maccauley St.
"We are so proud of the work that has been done by the task force since its inception. As we prepare to engage with residents on this very important topic we want to ensure they have the opportunity to get up to speed with what the task force has learned to date and has awareness of steps moving forward," says Mary Rita Holland, task force co-chair and city councillor.
By the end of 2019, the Mayor's Task Force on Housing will present a coordinated and actionable set of recommendations designed to guide council as it makes decisions to address Kingston's housing supply. These recommendations are to be informed by evidence and motivated by persuasive arguments.
Find out more at www.CityofKingston.ca/TaskForce.