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File #: 15-0750    Version: Name: 6/15/15 - Tiny Homes at 415 W. Washington
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 6/15/2015 In control: City Planning Commission
On agenda: 6/15/2015 Final action: 6/15/2015
Enactment date: 6/15/2015 Enactment #: R-15-207
Title: Resolution Directing City Administration to Advise as to the Practicality and Legality of the Establishment of Tiny Homes
Sponsors: Stephen Kunselman
Title
Resolution Directing City Administration to Advise as to the Practicality and Legality of the Establishment of Tiny Homes
Body
Whereas, Shelter for homeless and low income persons is a priority for Ann Arbor City Council;
 
Whereas, Laws and regulations exist for the purpose of ensuring safe structures for human occupancy;
 
Whereas, Laws and regulations exist for the purpose of a safe environment for human occupancy;
 
Whereas, "Tiny homes" are regulated by such laws and regulations; and
 
Whereas, "Tiny homes" are an opportunity to provide shelter for the homeless and low income persons;
 
RESOLVED, City Council directs the City Administrator with assistance from the City Attorney to advise as to the practicality and legality of the establishment of "tiny homes" in Ann Arbor.
 
Sponsored by: Councilmember Kunselman
 
As Amended by Ann Arbor City Council on June 15, 2015