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April 2-3 | Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill | Washington, DC

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• While Richfield works to define its own housing goals, theMetropolitan Council has already set one for Richfield — thatit establish 765 new affordable housing units by 2020. Thatprescription does not sit well with Elliott. “We need to pushback against the (Met) Council a little bit,” he said theforum..• He blamed flawed methodology in the establishment of thosegoals. Since the Met Council numbers are reached in partthrough measuring factors like the amount of low-wage jobsand mass-transit options that already exist in communities,Elliott said the determined need for affordable housing is selfperpetuating.It causes affordable housing to expand in someareas “instead of putting it in communities where there isnone,” the council member said.ong>Aprilong> 2‐3 | ong>Hyattong> ong>Regencyong> ong>Washingtonong> on Capitol Hill | ong>Washingtonong>, DC


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