Meeting with Portland Housing Committee

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

At the invitation of the Portland City Council’s Housing Committee, Scott Vonnegut with the Greater Portland Community Land Trust, Nancy Williams with the Waterville Community Land Trust and Carol Roberts with Covenant Land Trust made presentations explaining how Community Land Trusts (CLTs) work and how they benefit their communities. In response to questions from Committee members, the presenters described specific projects and how they helped improved neighborhoods while creating housing affordable to residents in those communities.