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Road Map Action 24

Research leading practices on housing design and innovation and raise awareness of the need for and right to affordable housing.

Road Map Timeline: Year 1

EPE Strategy priority alignment: #14 - Develop a community-based learning group to look at housing and zoning innovation.

Initiative Name:
CENTRE FOR HOUSING EXCELLENCE

Initiative Lead Organization:
CITY OF EDMONTON CITIZEN SERVICES - SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT, HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS

 

A business case has been developed to establish a partnership between the City of Edmonton and the University of Alberta to set-up a Centre of Excellence for Housing. This Centre will research models and designs on affordable housing.

The next step in this project is developing a memorandum of understanding for the Centre. Work will continue through fall 2018 with a targeted launch date of 2019.

 

Public and MEDIA INQUIRY CONTACT: 311 or 311@edmonton.ca


Last Updated: August 8, 2018