housing

Metro releases paper on updating affordable housing policy in response to area’s housing crisis

Metro’s Joint Development team is in the process of updating the agency’s affordable housing policy. The program allows Metro to collaborate with qualified developers to build transit-oriented developments on Metro-owned properties — usually parcels left over from construction of transit projects.  As part of the policy update, the J.D. team has released [continue reading]

Rideshare safety, transit views, ExpressLanes: Metro News Now, Dec. 11

From the Twitterverse: https://twitter.com/41Strange/status/1204844153730826245 https://twitter.com/hunter_owens/status/1204565390371614720 Concur. Cleveland? Haven’t ridden that one but as a native of southwestern Ohio, count me as a skeptic of all things northeastern Ohio, generally speaking. Interesting to compare San Francisco’s local plan to increase housing density and low-income development around transit — which hasn’t been embraced [continue reading]