Affordable Housing Bicycle Tour

Saturday, October 19, 2019
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Meet at the Tannery Arts Center
1010 River Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

The group took a bike tour of some of our affordable housing apartments in downtown!  Highlighted were a few of the most recently built properties and offered a sneak peek at others that are on the horizon. The tour ended at the Grand Opening party for Water Street Apartments (708 Water St.).

Scotts Valley Affordable Housing Community Forum

Saturday, October 26, 2019
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Scotts Valley Senior Center
370 Kings Village Road
Scotts Valley, CA 95066

Diana Alfaro from MidPen gave a presentation on affordable housing and Assemblymember Mark Stone spoke to affordable housing legislation.

Affordable Housing Finanace 101

Monday, October 21, 2019
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Santa Cruz Police Community Room
155 Center Street
Santa Cruz, CA

What factors need to be considered when developing affordable housing?  How does the financing work?  Chuck Depew of National Development Council (NDC) answered these questions and more at the Affordable Housing Finance 101 class.


Scotts Valley Affordable Housing Community Forum

Wednesday, October 30, 2019
10:30 PM – 1:00 PM

Mid Pen Housing, Eden Housing, the County of Santa Cruz and the Monterey Bay Economic hosted a tour of local affordable housing sites in the Aptos area. Attendees learned more about the affordable housing development process and the profound impact these rental and ownership homes have on our community. Santa Cruz County Supervisor Zach Friend joined us to share his perspective on housing solutions. 

A special thank you to our collaborating partners: