Housing

Support full funding of the Affordable Housing Trust Fund. Continue to support democratic processes in tenant organizations.

Action - Work with local government and community associations to maximize the availability of decent, safe, affordable housing for all residents. Support for:

  1. Effective housing codes and zoning codes are adequately enforced.
  2. Rent subsidies for low-income families
  3. Local emphasis on the following National positions adopted in 1973.
    1. Fair housing laws and equal access to housing
    2. Publicly assisted housing to be included in viable, balanced communities with provisions that encourage integration and stability.
    3. Zoning practices and procedures will counteract racial and economic isolation.
    4. Participation of resident groups in the development of publicly assisted housing programs.