Recently staff provided an update for the City Council on the revisions to the comprehensive plan known as Create Loveland. The plan focuses on nine key elements, including a downtown renaissance, revitalizing older neighborhoods, existing urban centers, corridors and gateways, and transit and transportation. Each element has an array of “supporting strategies” to implement each… Continue reading Loveland: Comp Plan Taking Shape
For the past year the City of Fort Collins has been reviewing parking standards for the Transit Oriented Development overlay district. The overlay is designed to encourage higher levels of density and design that supports transit style developments primarily along the Mason Corridor, but does extend around CSU’s Campus. While offering support for most of… Continue reading Fort Collins: REALTORS Concerned About Parking Standards in TOD
Fort Collins Board of REALTORS (FCBR) is relieved that the City has changed an agenda item scheduled for the May 27 study session from "Inclusionary Zoning Ordinance" (IZO) to "affordable housing policy study." FCBR is under no allusion that a Citywide inclusionary zoning ordinance is no longer a possibility. Affordable housing requirements in the Foothills… Continue reading Is Fort Collins Backing Off Inclusionary Zoning?