Attachment C

Resolution in Support
of the Regional Action Agenda for Housing

 

 

WHEREAS, the Regional Housing Conference: “Finding Common Ground” was held on March 13, 2008 with participation from all localities in the Thomas Jefferson Planning District; and

 

WHEREAS, participants at that conference generated a number of ideas for action in our region, and

 

WHEREAS, the Regional Housing Conference Planning Group and the Regional Housing Directors Council have adopted the Regional Action Agenda for Housing coming out of that conference; and

 

WHEREAS, Albemarle County is committed to working with other localities and partners to find realistic actions to address the unmet needs for affordable housing in the region;

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED THAT the County of Albemarle will send one or more representatives to the follow-up event “Finding Common Ground: Call to Action” on October 30, 2008; and

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the County of Albemarle will report on action items currently underway in the County of Albemarle at the follow-up event; and

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the County of Albemarle will identify at least one specific item from the Regional Action Agenda for Housing to undertake, with partners as deemed appropriate.

 

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