Successful implementation of the HousingTO Plan requires ongoing monitoring, tracking and reporting on targets to ensure transparency and accountability. This dashboard provides an annual update on the City’s progress towards meeting the HousingTO targets.
The Affordable and Seniors' Housing Task Force identified several strategies and actions to address the need for more affordable rental housing for low- and moderate-income households, and the need for more housing choices for seniors.
Lead by example by ensuring that the Region is strategic, proactive and anticipatory, and is ready to champion affordable rental and seniors' housing.
Overcome the barriers that are preventing affordable rental and seniors' housing by reducing risks, increasing certainty and offsetting costs.
Partner and build support for affordable housing through improved education, communication, outreach and awareness, and by supporting partners who are in the business of creating and maintaining affordable rental and/or seniors' housing in Durham Region.
Showcase best practices and share information to build Durham Region's reputation as an affordable housing and seniors' housing exemplar, fit for imitation by others.
Advocate responsibly to senior levels of government for affordable and suitable housing that meets the needs of all.
Monitor progress and report on results to ensure that objectives are being met and that success is being realized through on-the-ground action.
A green card indicates that the target is on track, meaning any target achieving 85% and above.
A yellow card indicates that the target is making moderate progress, meaning any target achieving between 70%-85%.
A red card indicates that the target is at risk, meaning any target achieving less than 70%.