Consulting Services for Middle Housing Analysis, Public Involvement, and Code Development

The purpose of this request is to solicit Statements of Qualifications (SOQs) from qualified consultants to assist the City in developing analysis that will lead to more local housing type options and housing supply, as well as a greater range of housing affordability. This project aims to: analyze and consider the feasibility of adopting policies and code language that would allow a range of higher density housing types in single family zoned areas of the City; conduct extensive public outreach on housing issues to the general public and community based organizations in the City; and provide input on a process to analyze impacts from inequitable historic and existing regulatory decisions, and propose solutions to remedy past wrongs. This work must be completed no later than June 30, 2023.