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Housing summit gets results

Published on: March 19, 2019 | Last Updated: March 19, 2019 6:12 PM EDT Belleville’s housing summit has ended with a proposed plan to create more affordable housing by offering incentives, creating a community improvement plan and updating the city’s official plan. The special meeting of council, held in partnership with the

City takes steps on housing

MARCH 19, 2019 PM BILL GLISKY Cutting development charges and fast tracking certain projects are the first steps Belleville will take to try and kick start affordable housing builds in the city. And those likely won’t be the last actions either. Belleville councillors agreed to several specific actions and will look for guidance on

Students Show Their Colours

Student Show Their Colours by Bruce Bell, Intelligencer, May 26 2017 All-Together Secretary Denyse Mouck with Student Organizer Joshua Terpstra BELLEVILLE – It was a colourful Friday at Bayside Secondary School. Students and staff celebrated TogetherFest at the school by staging their first ever colour run to raise funds for All-Together Housing, a

Partners Share Housing Vision

A new affordable housing development is making waves in Belleville, Ontario, and the people behind it aren’t afraid to share their secret. Bob Cottrell is president of All-Together Affordable Housing, a non-profit agency with a mission to find homes for vulnerable people. Phil Spry is the owner of Springale Development, a company focused on building

Homeless to Heroic

Homeless to heroic: Karl Pawlowicz and the road to normality (Tom’s Place) By Angus Argyle | January 16, 2017 Karl outside Tom’s Place Photo: Angus Argyle, Loyalist College Journalism Student BELLEVILLE – A year ago, Karl Pawlowicz, a 64-year-old from Ottawa, Ont. was homeless and living precariously out of his car. Pawlowicz is