Housing

March 11, 2011

Housing

The Santa Barbara Women’s Political Committee recognizes the right to shelter for all human beings. We support: Financial assistance programs for homeless families and individuals which address the need for emergency shelter, transitional housing, and permanent housing; The preservation and rehabilitation of housing units for affordable to low and moderate income persons; Efforts to curtail commercial and industrial development which increases demand on the housing supply, unless these and other adverse effects are fully mitigated; The development of affordable and work force housing along transportation corridors, with easy access to schools, jobs and public services including open spaces; Research and creation of alternative public and private funding sources, incentives and mechanisms which will assist low and moderate income individuals and […]