In 2012, the Richfield City Council, Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) and Planning Commission agreed to move forward with a public participation process to develop a Housing Vision to guide future development in the community. In November of 2012, a proposal from the consulting firm Stantec was approved to guide this process.
The Richfield Housing Visioning Task force was appointed by the HRA at the beginning of 2013, following an application period and interviews with applicants. The twenty appointees participated in regular meetings throughout the spring of 2013, culminating in a presentation to the City Council in June 2013.
The final housing vision statement, as drafted by the taskforce, reads:
Workshop materials can be found here.
WHOM DO I CONTACT FOR MORE INFORMATION?
If have any questions regarding the Housing Visioning process, please contact: HousingVisioning@cityofrichfield.org or call (612) 861-9778.