Tag: Housing

Rules kink pretended ‘affordable housing’ goal

Building code guru Chris Long, a Chattanooga architectural consultant who ran for mayor, says affordable housing cannot be attained because costly building rules and the city’s social experiment keep the poor out of the city center …

Syrian refugees to stream into city

Chattanooga will host refugees — potentially in the hundreds — from Syria, a country torn by U.S. government intervention and an effort to overthrow its Western-oriented government, that of Bashar al-Assad, an Alawite Muslim who …