SEEKING HOUSING JUSTICE IN TORONTO: Co-operatives, community land trusts and community-led affordable housing
Tuesday, December 10, 7:30 – 9:30 PM | Koffler House, 569 Spadina Crescent, Room 108
Abigail Moriah | New Commons Development
Dominique Russell | Kensington Market Community Land Trust
Jon Harstone | Affordable Housing Developer
Joshua Barndt | Parkdale Neighbourhood Land Trust
Co-facilitated by Kuni Kamizaki & Susannah Bunce | Department of Geography & Planning
This panel brings together leaders in co-operative housing, community land trust advocacy, and community-led affordable housing development in Toronto to discuss alternative land and housing tenure practices and affordable housing solutions. The seminar will explore different neighbourhood-based co-operative and land trust initiatives, opportunities and challenges of building community-led affordable housing, and the types of public policy and funding that are necessary to support and sustain these approaches in the search for housing justice in Toronto.
All are welcome! Please rsvp on our Eventbrite and Facebook event page.