EQUITABLE ZONING REFORM
Eliminating exclusionary zoning has the potential to significantly advance racial and economic justice. Unless it is done carefully, though, tackling exclusionary zoning could fail to make any real-world impacts or could have unintended consequences, including increased displacement of low-income communities of color.
In June of 2021, AHJ and over 100 partner organizations called on President Biden to issue proactive guidance on exclusionary zoning practices. Read our letter here.