Increasing Woodstock’s housing units - Accessory Dwelling Unit Program

Applicant Name

Jill M Davies (on behalf of the EDC Housing Working Group)

Applicant Organization

EDC

Phone Number

802-291-3695

Mailing Address

PO Box 810

Woodstock

VT

05091

Grant Request Summary

The EDC Housing Working Group’s objective is to expand housing supply for the local workforce to grow our local economy. This is one of two initiatives in 2022 and one of three grant applications.

Incentivise qualified homeowners to build & lease Accessory Dwelling Units (ADU)
Provide homeowner assistance with three grants of $10,000 to pay for the initial costs of developing an ADU

Project Budget $30,000

Project Budget

$25,000+

Desired Grant Amount

$25,000+

Other Funding Sources

No-one, this is not an opportunity for philanthropy

Project Timeframe

Pilot 12 months 2022/23

How will this project benefit the economic and community development of Woodstock?

Increasing the number of long term rental units will provide primary homes for local workers and families, and increase number of children in Woodstock schools .

Which EDC Working Grouop Objectives does your project best support?

Housing (Expanding housing supply for local workforce)

Other Objectives

Project Collaborations

Woodstock Town - Planning & Zoning and Fire/EMS chief

Additional Comments

no