Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice

 Prince George’s County and the City of Bowie are conducting a joint Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice. This process is required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and is intended to identify barriers to housing in the community and to create ways to expand housing opportunities.

·  Racial and ethnic segregation, including segregated, concentrated areas of poverty;

·  Gentrification and displacement of residents from their communities;

·  Access to communities with high quality schools, good jobs, and public transportation;

· Access barriers for people with disabilities;

· Zoning regulations that limit housing types and price points;

· Fair housing enforcement; and

· Particular housing challenges faced by families with children, voucher holders, persons with disabilities

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