- Understand the housing needs and preferences of residents who are still displaced as a result of the September 2013 flood;
- Provide additional information needed, including the opinions of all residents and former residents that are still displaced, regarding housing preferences that will help inform development site selection and the creation of a housing replacement strategy that is responsive to needs, affordable, and compatible with Lyons.
- Identify and quantify pre-flood housing problems in Lyons, such as housing affordability, and how these problems may have been impacted by the flood; and
- Support applications for much needed financial assistance.
This report covers the Town of Lyons. A survey conducted as part of this study cover a larger area providing opportunities to expand the coverage area in the future. This study was conducted during the month of January, a short time frame made possible by Town of Lyons staff, members of the Housing Committee and other volunteers. They contributed many hours, local perspective and invaluable insights into this research effort.
Click the File below to view the Lyons Housing Needs Assessment