Guest commentary: Sweeping group living proposal poses risks, needs vetting by Denver City Council
AMANDA SAWYER and KENDRA BLACK |
September 16, 2020
As the cost of living in Denver has skyrocketed, it has become increasingly difficult for the average resident to find adequate housing within our boundaries. We applaud the staff at Community Planning and Development for searching for ways to expand the affordable options for individuals and families. But while the proposal brought forward by the Group Living Advisory Committee is a valiant effort in that direction, it is too complex and extreme, and needs further refinement.