Emergency & Risk Management
Accessibility Advisory Committee
Wall of Honour
10-year Housing and Homelessness Plan and the Action Plan
City Council approved the 10-year Housing and Homelessness Plan ("Plan") on November 12, 2013. County Council accepted the Plan on November 20, 2013. Presentations will be made to all Township Councils between late 2013 and early 2014. The City will continue to work with the County and community groups to implement the commitments in the Plan.
Leta Brownscombe Co-op: Update
Thank you for your support and efforts in assisting those affected by the fire on July 17, 2012. Construction has been completed and the Co-op is looking forward to having the building full of members by the end of 2013. Photos of the rebuild as well as the Re-Opening celebration can be viewed on the Leta Brownscombe Facebook page. Please contact the Leta Brownscombe office at 705-749-5707 if you are a member looking for more information.
Housing is Fundamental 2013
National Housing Day
In partnership with the Affordable Housing Action Committee (AHAC) and Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), the City of Peterborough celebrated innovative community-based solutions on November 19, 2013. Together, participants shared what was important to them about the 10-year Housing and Homelessness Plan, creating the graphic illustration here.
Peterborough Renovates Program
Peterborough Renovates Program can assist low to moderate income home owners in Peterborough City or County afford necessary repairs. Please contact Wigwamen Non-Profit Residential Corporation, the City's delivery agent for the program at 705-876-7010 or 1-800-246-9160. Application packages for forgivable loans and/or grants will be accepted until October 3, 2014, while funding is available.(Household income limitations apply.)
CMHC Project Profiles
The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) developed the following affordable housing Project Profiles:
- Cameron House, Peterborough
- Homegrown Homes, Peterborough
- PHC's Bradburn House, Peterborough
- PHC's Trailview Terrace, Lakefield
- TVM Schoolhouse, Peterborough
“The Housing Division sustains and enhances its portfolio of subsidized housing, promotes options to increase the supply of affordable housing and supports community planning for housing and related services.”