0000014711 00000 n WBEZ: New Task Force Seeks More Inclusionary Housing in Chicago "...On Friday, the “Our Home, Chicago” coalition is planning a protest in Lincoln Park over a development that they say skirted affordable housing requirements. 192 0 obj If you know the Affordable Requirements Ordinance (ARO) in Chicago, the rules in Oak Park will look familiar. 0000002950 00000 n endobj inclusionary zoning, a tool that local jurisdictions rely on to expand the supply of affordable housing, especially in tight housing markets. <> 184 0 obj ... (MPC) has made the Chicago region a better place to live and work by partnering with businesses, communities and governments to address the area's toughest planning and development challenges. He cited one report he saw that listed 20 or Illinois communities with inclusionary zoning ordinance, all of which saw new housing growth come to a halt. 0000003070 00000 n Inclusionary Zoning Background and Examples. Inclusionary Zoning for Affordable Housing Is Under Attack in Chicago - Bloomberg Chicago Developers Are Pushing Back Against Affordable Housing … <> The IHTF is co-chaired by three Adlermen: Harry Osterman (48th Ward), Walter Burnett (27th Ward) and Byron Sigcho-Lopez (25th Ward). <<07EF0F9B85ACB2110A005042A3E0FE7F>]/Prev 610519>> 194 0 obj The ordinance proposed by staff would apply inclusionary zoning to by-right developments and planned developments of 25 units or more. Policy and governance » Inclusionary zoning. <>stream Many economists consider the program as a price control on a percentage of units, which negatively impacts the supply of housing. %%EOF 187 0 obj endobj Target. According to building permit calculations by the Campaign for Sensible Growth, if in 1974 the Chicago region had instituted the same policy as Montgomery County to only half of its new structures, 136,000 units would have been created by 1999. hތzkt#g���)��&��U�*�%�@2�@2 �!W��{����]�,Y�*������nI�l�n���qw'Mr!�F�!sa`�Yf����Wfv�r'ΜݳG�����{��{��}��j���;v\{�}w?x�=7>2f>n����a���ԃ������;v�#�5�t�_�����F���������>��R�榗?�����z�n�� �Π�}d����tW�t&��;u��L���f����t��t���u�~�١�V��~���/�t��t_�龲C7��Yt:�n�G��q�7_v��7v��>���/ۣ;گ�rAt����x}�v�w��e��py�����޼� 188 0 obj WBEZ: New Task Force Seeks More Inclusionary Housing in Chicago. 0000028716 00000 n 1 0 obj An ordinance concerning Inclusionary Housing. %���� While each council member seems to want to tackle this issue, there are some concerns about whether an IZO is the way to go. Policy and governance » Inclusionary zoning. The first of its kind in the Chicago region, the Highland Park Inclusionary Housing ordinance requires developments over five units to include affordably priced homes. In 2003, Chicago adopted its inclusionary ordinance, also known as the Affordable Requirements Ordinance (ARO). <<>> Inclusionary Zoning Leveraging the Private Market to Create Balanced Neighborhoods Robert Damewood, Esq. CHICAGO - Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot and Department of Housing (DOH) Commissioner Marisa Novara today announced the 20 community advocates, developers and other stakeholders who will make up the new Inclusionary Housing Task Force charged with recommending improvements to the Affordable Requirements Ordinance (ARO) and broader inclusionary housing policies. Find more information on the Village's housing programs here. endobj Chicago’s Inclusionary Housing task force issued its first report Monday, recommending the city’s affordable housing ordinance be revised to encourage construction of additional units that would both combat displacement of Latino families and reduce the loss of the Black population in gentrifying areas. 185 0 obj Inclusionary Housing in Chicago: the 2007 Affordable Requirements Ordinance (ARO) The ARO was created in 2003 and revised in 2007 to create affordable units in private-market developments. The density bonus was designed to preclude developers from losing opportunities to build market-rate units and to help offset some of the production costs of the MPDUs. endobj Recently adopted after resistance from a powerful mayor, this program represents a political compromise that falls short of what was sought by the proponents of the program. 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