Team offers new ideas for Old Town
Action team looks to encourage owner-occupied housing
Sunday, May 8, 2011
Ron Medin knows Old Town is important.
The former 5th Ward Jefferson City councilman and current co-chairman of the Old Town action team for the Jefferson City Area Chamber of Commerce’s economic development strategic plan “Transformation” saw that from the moment the plan was unveiled.
One of the ideas the Old Town action team is “picking up” is what is known as single-family housing rehabilitation. The idea is that the level of upkeep for some of the oldest structures in Jefferson City rises with more owner-occupied housing within ....