Coalition of Housing Partners and Board of SupervisorsMore homes for more levels of incomes will be made possible through a watershed, cross-the-dais agreement by SLO County supervisors.

Creating more housing opportunities is “the most important issue in our community and certainly in our time,” District 3 Supervisor Adam Hill said, calling the initiative “serious progress forward.”

Supervisors John Peschong and Bruce Gibson worked on details of the plan for months with the Coalition of Housing Partners, a wide-ranging group made up of representatives from the SLO Chamber of Commerce, Peoples’ Self-Help Housingthe Housing Authority of San Luis Obispothe Paso Robles Housing Authoritythe San Luis Obispo County Housing Trust Fund, Habitat for Humanitythe Economic Vitality Corp. and the Home Builders Association.

Read details in media coverage of the plan:

SLO Tribune:  SLO County leaders strike landmark deal to pump millions of dollars into affordable housing

New Times: County supervisors approve $2 million affordable housing plan

KSBY: SLO County supervisors approve housing affordability plan

KCBX: San Luis Obispo County officials adopt affordable housing plan