Council faces a long list of critical, difficult decisions they’ll have to make in the coming months.
To implement the recommendations, the task force says the City must start budgeting $20 million of its budget every year, starting in 2019.
The housing task force will present a list of suggested policies, goals, and actions to San Antonio’s City Council next week.
The appointed task force is now finalizing those recommendations designed to help the City of San Antonio form a comprehensive policy.
Neighborhoods within Loop 410, especially those east and south of downtown, are most vulnerable to losing affordable housing.
City Council District 5 is now home to a pilot program in which private-public partnerships aim to address the housing needs of low-income residents.
Mayor Ron Nirenberg gave his Housing Policy Task Force six months to formulate policy recommendations as the group met for the first time Tuesday.