Thanks to some hard work and planning by my friends Billy Bear Jarrett, administrator of the Colorado Mobile Home Residents’ Alliance (COMHRA), current Broomfield councilperson Sharon Tessier and Adams County Commissioner Steve O’Dorisio, our ongoing, local conversation on affordable housing recently got the attention of both political candidates and the Broomfield Enterprise.
On Friday, Oct. 11, several dozen residents and candidates for local
My favorite part of the forum and of Jennifer Rios’s article about it in the Enterprise is that our friends who are unhoused were listened to, heard and featured. For a community that sometimes has trouble acknowledging that our neighbors live on the margins right here in our area, this is HUGE progress!
Oh, and I can’t forget to mention the generous donation that paid for sandwiches, chips
If you live locally and are interested in this conversation (and you should be!), there will be another housing-related forum with local candidates today at 3 p.m. at Holy Comforter Episcopal Church in Broomfield.