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Portola Valley panel issues report on affordable housing By Dave Boyce Almanac Staff Writer

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he Portola Valley Town Council now has community opinion to refer to as the town makes plans for housing that is affordable to people of low and moderate incomes, as required by state law. Of the four options available to the town — granny or in-law units, below-market-rate homes built in concert with new subdivisions, housing for employees on or near the grounds of commercial enterprises or institutions, and homes independent of any enterprise or institution — a committee of nine resident-volunteers endorsed the first three. In preparing the 11-page report, the committee members, who were appointed by the council, met six times over

three months as they looked into this complex and sometimes controversial topic. Subcommittees met separately and organized community meetings and researched related topics. Granny units — second units on a property— were the clear favorite, in part because residents prize the town’s rural character and structures that blend into the wooded open space that dominates the landscape. Second units give homeowners discretion in choosing designs consistent with that rural ethic. The report acknowledges the interests of people who work in town but cannot afford the sevenfigure price tag that comes with a home there. The recommendation: consider homes on sites where “housing is not the priContinued on next page

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