Resolution Recognizing the Affordable Housing Goals
Agreed Upon By the City Council for the 2017/2018 Fiscal Year (#37-2017)
Whereas, the City Council adopted the Affordable Housing Plan on February 14, 2017; and,
Whereas the Affordable Housing Plan has a Action Plan with action steps and responsibilities for the City to implement; and,
Whereas, the governing body of the City of Moab desires to continue to devote staff time to working on barriers and finding solutions to encourage affordable housing; and,
Whereas, the Council directs the City Manager to consider these priorities when it comes to staffing and duties assigned.
Now therefore, we, the governing body of the City of Moab do herby adopt the following affordable housing goals from the Affordable Housing Plan for the 2017/2018 fiscal year:
Goal 1: 1(e) Evaluate policy scenarios and set intermediate (1, 2, 5 and 10 year) goals that lead to the achievement of the vision.
1 Year Goals
Goal 2: 4(b) Strategically increase zoning densities to facilitate compact development patterns.
Goal 3: 4(e) Review Land Use Codes to identify and document barriers to affordable housing and engage in public process to mitigate or remove those barriers.
1-2 Year Goals
Goal 4: 4(a) Adopt assured housing ordinance
Goal 5 6(a) Require all new new affordable housing to include deed restrictions.
5 Year Goal
Goal 6 8(a) Continue to establish housing funds within the City budget to support the development and availability of affordable housing
5-10 Year Goal
Goal 7 8(b) Evaluate opportunities to develop housing or mixed use developments on publicly owned parcels.
This resolution shall take effect immediately upon passage.
Passed and adopted by action of the Governing Body of Moab City in open session this 23rd day of May, 2017
City of Moab
By David L. Sakrison, Mayor
Attest Rachel E. Stenta, City Recorder