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Dear Community Leader,
We would like to invite you to participate in this year's 2012 Affordable
Housing Tour (details below). We also encourage you to pass this invitation
along to anyone you believe would benefit from attending this event.
Thank you from the *Silicon Valley Leadership Group* and the *Housing
Action Coalition of Santa Clara County*.
*Dispelling the Myth: The Realities of Affordable Housing in Santa Clara
*Silicon Valley Leadership Group challenges our County's leaders,
stakeholders and residents to come together for a half-day tour that
promises to completely transform everything you thought you knew about
*Register here: *http://housingtour2012.eventbrite.com/
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With the recent elimination of redevelopment agencies, the ability to
create affordable homes to meet the diverse needs of residents is in severe
threat. Meanwhile, new proposals to build affordable homes are often
hindered by neighborhood opposition, due to popular myths and misbeliefs.
* This event serves to debunk those myths by providing an exclusive
opportunity to get an inside look at the different types of housing that
serve Santa Clara County.* Come and learn about the reality of how
affordable home communities actually attract resources, add value, and
create vibrancy for neighborhoods.
When: *Saturday, May 26th*
Location: *Corde Terra Village *(shown above)
* 2600 Corde Terra Circle, San Jose*
*Cost:* **$10* (Breakfast and Lunch Provided)
This is a highly anticipated event during Santa Clara County's Affordable
Housing Week. Please register as soon as possible!
*Limited Space is available. *Fee waiver available upon request.
Contact Clorama at cdorvilias@...
*Made Possible by Sponsors*
Special Thanks to:
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In-kind Donors: [image: ROEM_Corp_logo_original_transparent.png]
*This is our first tour of a two part series that will showcase the modern
designs of the various types of affordable homes that meet the needs of our
diverse and county residents. This first tour will highlight the efforts of
the City of San Jose, a leader in the Bay Area for building exemplary
affordable and market rate home communities. Then join us in the fall to
tour the affordable housing communities of neighboring cities who also
strive to create vibrant and livable options for working families and
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