Tonight at & PM at the RedTail Golf Club the Lakewood Village Board will consider a resolution and plan to comply with the 2004 Affordable Housing Planning and Appeal Act.
The documents indicate that of 1,367 housing units, 37 are now “affordable.”
To meet the goal selected, Lakewood will need 100 more “affordable” housing units.
Where will they be?
“…in and around the intersection of Route 47 and 176.”
The most significant parts of the plan up for approval tonight at the RedTail Country Club follow:
I’ve concluded that strip malls should be required to have apartments above the stores, just as stores did in the towns built in the 1800’s. Lakewood missed this opportunity with its first strip mall. Maybe it won’t the next time around.