The need for affordable housing continues to grow, and public policy isn't keeping pace.

July 25, 2007
A July 17 editorial ("Metro failing to meet housing goals") recognized affordable housing as fundamental to a strong region. A lack of fair housing opportunities weakens not only the social and political fabric of our cities, but our economic outlook as well.
     The need for affordable housing in our communities continues to grow. By 2010, a projected 190,000 households in the region will lack access to adequate housing.