Housing: The One Thing That’s on Mayors’ Priority Lists Nationwide
A new report from the National League of Cities revealed that most of America’s mayors have one thing on their mind: housing.
With some of the highest housing costs in the country, as well as the strongest job growth, it’s no surprise that housing is such a primary focal point for western mayors.
Housing supply and development is a critical issue for cities across the country, but western cities appear to prioritize these issues more than most with housing showing up as the third, fifth, and sixth most important issues. Cities are working to construct new housing units that include workforce housing and renovating neglected properties to accommodate mixed-income households.
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