(Hours 2a,3a) Rich talked about the rezoning proposals in Ward 1 and Ward 8. He shared about housing for young professionals and pointed out the impacts of different demographics within a school district. He then spoke about Weston Elementary School’s change regarding free and reduced hot lunch due to housing development and shared his opinion about how to improve the housing situation for the benefit of the existing community. Tune in to get the details.
Editor’s Note: Green Acres School will be affected, not Highland Goffe’s Falls School.
(Hour 3a) “Schools reflect their neighborhoods,” Rich said as he continued on topic. He talked about an instability within communities that is perpetuated by housing that supports transiency and further discussed the repercussions in embracing high density rental housing.