Housing moratorium extended by 2 weeks
Last updated 4/11/2022 at 9am
The City Council on Tuesday agreed to extend the emergency moratorium on downtown building permit applications by two weeks.
A two-month moratorium had been approved Feb. 15 that applied to project that are not subject to the City's street-front standards.
During a public meeting, the majority of residents spoke out against the permitting of a 24-unit apartment building at Sixth Avenue North and Main Street, which is in the downtown mixed-commercial use (BD2) zone.
At issue is whether the planned building should be required to have businesses on its ground floor, as the site is for mixed-c...