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Affordable Housing Needs Investment

Affordable Housing Needs Investment

One in four Canadians spend more than 30 per cent of their income on a place to live. That means a lot of people may be one pay cheque away from losing their home. In Waterloo Region, there are 3,000 people on the waiting list for subsidized rental units. Some people may have to wait six years for a unit to become available.
Urban Roots

Urban Roots

Rows of microgreens at the GROW greenhouse ready for warm weather. • HG WATSON CCE editor-in-ChiefCommunity gardens and urban farms are becoming more popul...