Utah League of Cities and Towns

Making Life BETTER

Planning for Growth

With housing costs rising state- and nationwide, cities and towns are becoming increasingly challenged to provide affordable housing resources. The preceding video highlights the impact Midvale City’s affordable housing programs have made. They also have affordable housing for senior citizens with a fixed income, specifically. Oftentimes, affordable housing is intertwined with added density – a controversial topic for many residents of growing communities. Watch urban planner Howard Blackson’s presentation on density at the 2017 ULCT Annual Convention:

Housing Affordability Resources