“For a little over two years, the Group Living Advisory Committee, or GLAC, led by Senior City Planner, Andrew Webb, has been working to revamp Denver’s Zoning Code. Presumably, with the blessing of Mayor Michael Hancock and two at-large city council members, the GLAC has developed the complex and far-reaching, 184-page, Group Living Amendment.
The GL Amendment is presented as the solution for many of the problems that have plagued Denver for years: inequities in the zoning code; the lack of affordable housing and, more recently, concerns related to COVID-19.
According to group living proponents, allowing more unrelated adults to live in a dwelling unit will help minorities and remove inequities created by outdated codes, which might sound reasonable, but there are more details to consider.”
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Saiz, Richard. Denver Gazette 16 September 2020.