Affordable Housing in Virginia

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Take Action: Show your support for missing middle housing

Take Action: Show your support for missing middle housing

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Dear Sonya, There are just two days left to provide your input on Arlington's Missing Middle Study. You will find the presentation thought-provoking about the housing challenges facing Arlington, and by responding to the questions you will help us all think about the impact of high housing costs and options
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Take Action: Speak-up for Accessory Dwelling Units in Alexandria

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The City of Alexandria is developing a policy to make Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) a viable option for providing more affordable housing in the city. They just released draft ADU policy recommendations and want to hear what you think. Please take a moment to complete a short ADU survey to
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ACTION: Support Accessory Dwelling Units in Alexandria

ACTION: Support Accessory Dwelling Units in Alexandria

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The City of Alexandria wants to hear from you as they develop an Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) policy. You are encouraged to view the City's second ADU presentation and provide feedback on how Alexandria can create an ADU policy to help make more affordable housing options a reality in the city. 
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Arlington: Accessory Dwelling Units

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We strongly support the proposed ordinance, which proposes to establish a legal permitting process for accessory apartments. We commend the County for recognizing the potential of accessory units as an important opportunity to address the County’s tremendous housing shortfall–for households at all income levels. Accessory Dwelling unit permissions are recognized as a national best practice for mature, single-family housing neighborhoods like in Arlington.
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