.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Housing plan up for vote

-A A +A

Council expected to approve plan

By Carol A. Clark

Los Alamos County’s Comprehensive Plan calls for housing “at a variety of price ranges so that firefighters, teachers, police, young people and elders can live comfortably in our community.”

The county council will consider an Affordable Housing Plan at its next regular session set for 7 pm. Tuesday in Council Chambers.

“The first draft of this plan was reviewed by council in July. It has been available for public comment since then at various venues such as the library and the county’s Web site,” said County Public Information Officer Julie Habiger. “Residents can still read the plan on our Web site and make comments between now and Tuesday’s meeting.”

The county currently has no affordable housing plan in place.

The first step will be for the council to adopt the plan and the next step will be to set goals for implementation, Habiger said.

One objective is to “regularly evaluate the amount, distribution and need for affordable and mid-range priced housing.” Another objective asks that the county “seek methods to qualify the county’s low and moderate-income households for federal affordable housing programs,” Housing and Projects Manager Steven Brugger said in a news release.


If you subscribe to the newspaper, you receive FREE access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content!

Renew Current or Past Subscription / Register for Online Subscription

If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Los Alamos Monitor, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

Click the question mark below to see where your account ID appears on your mailing label.

Newspaper Acct. ID:
info
Street Address:
(exactly as it appears on the label)

If you are a subscriber and you do not know your account ID or don't have a copy of your newspaper available that shows the information on the address label you can click continue below to search for your account.

New Subscription/30 Day Free Trial Account

If you are new to the award winning Los Alamos Monitor and wish to get a subscription or simply gain access to our online content then please enter your ZIP code below and continue to setup your account.

ZIP Code:



Create a limited access account.
Register to participate in community forums, post on the community calendar, blog etc. This registration does not give you full access to read our award winning content, etc.

The Los Alamos Monitor | lacirculation@lamonitor.com | 505-662-4185
256 DP Road, Los Alamos, NM 87544
Office Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday