The Blue Mountains Attainable Housing logo

Our Purpose

To augment the supply of healthy and sustainable ownership and rental housing units in The Blue Mountains which are affordable to a larger portion of the population, by:

Providing financial assistance for the purchase of a home

Providing grants for the creation of secondary suites 

Our goal is a school full of children supported by their parents and grandparents or individuals, all living in the vibrant, diverse community of The Blue Mountains.

Business Model Workshop

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 9:00 a.m.
Town Hall, Council Chambers, 32 Mill Street

Jurisdictional Scan

Workshop Presentation

Workshop Workbook

The Blue Mountains Attainable Housing Corporation Request for Information for Development of Attainable Housing in The Blue Mountains

The Town of The Blue Mountains, through The Blue Mountains Attainable Housing Corporation (“BMAHC”), has initiated the process to go to market for information related to the development of attainable and sustainable rental and ownership units in The Blue Mountains. Additional details are available in the documents and links below:

Attainable Housing Corporation Press Release

Town of The Blue Mountains Press Release

The Request for Information “RFI” can be reviewed on the official Town of The Blue Mountains Bid Opportunity page.

As part of the RFI process, BMAHC has issued an online survey to gain insight and feedback from the public. Results from the survey will be considered by the BMAHC within the development of the Request for Proposal. To access the survey, please visit: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HTM78QM.

Blue Mountains Attainable Housing Corporation Conceptual Business Model

Conceptual Business Model, June 2019

Special General Meeting - Follow-up Workshop with StrategyCorp - CANCELLED

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 – 6:00 p.m. start time. Please note: this meeting has been rescheduled for June 6, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. 2019.

Regularly scheduled Attainable Housing Corporation Board of Director Meetings:

Thursday, June 6, 2019 – 2:00 p.m. start time – Follow-up Workshop with StrategyCorp (rescheduled from June 4, 2019)

Agenda 

BMAHC Workshop Presentation 

Thursday, July 4, 2019 – 5:30 p.m. start time

PLEASE NOTE: This meeting has been cancelled. Matters on the agenda for the July 4, 2019 Attainable Housing Corporation meeting will be considered at the August 1, 2019 Attainable Housing Corporation meeting. For additional details, visit the Council Calendar.

Agenda

B.1 Public Meeting – The Blue Mountains Attainable Housing Corporation DRAFT Purchasing Policy

C.1 Presentation: StrategyCorp Re: Blue Mountains Attainable Housing Corporation Business Model

D.1 Consideration of adoption of Town’s Code of Conduct Policy for BMAHC Board of Directors

Purchasing Policy Draft

Thursday, August 1, 2019 – 2:00 p.m. start time

Notice of Public Meeting – The Blue Mountains Attainable Housing Corporation DRAFT Purchasing Policy

Purchasing Policy Draft

Agenda

C.1 Blue Mountains Attainable Housing Corporation Business Model

C.2 Consideration of the adoption of Town Code of Conduct Policy for BMAHC Board of Directors

D.1 Rob Chambers Department of National Defence Re Notification of TC Energy Cooperation

F.1.1 Public Meeting BMAHC DRAFT Purchasing Policy

Thursday, September 5, 2019 – 5:30 p.m. start time

Agenda

B.1.1 Presentation: StrategyCorp Re: AHC Chief Executive Officer DRAFT Job Description

B.3.1 Follow-up to Public Meeting to Consider a BMAHC Purchasing Policy, FAF.19.134

B.3.2 Request for Proposals options for Attainable Housing Corporation to retain Fairness Advisor and Financial Advisor Services

D.1 Susan Lee, Resident Re: Proposed Site for Attainable Housing at Heritage Park

D.2 Gavin Law, Resident Re: Kandahar/Heritage Park Proposed Site for Attainable Housing

D.3 Bruce Taylor Re: Grants for Basement Secondary Suites

Special General Meeting – Monday, September 30, 2019 – 11:00 a.m. start time

Agenda (169 KB)

B.1.1 Presentation: StrategyCorp Re: Interim Land Parcel Report (168 KB)

C.1 Revised DRAFT Executive Director Job Description (179 KB)

Thursday, October 3, 2019 – 2:00 p.m. start time

Agenda (181 KB)

B.1.1 Lyn Townsend, GCC 31, 38, 44 and 25 Re: Heritage Park Designation for Potential Development (75 KB)

C.4 Update Re: Home Builders Association Conference (457 KB)

D. Correspondence (18.78 MB)

Thursday, November 7, 2019 – 5:30 p.m. start time - CANCELLED

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 4:00 pm start time

Agenda (185 KB)

B.1.1 Presentation: StrategyCorp Re: Request for Information 2019-61-P-AHC Report (295 KB)

C.3 Town of The Blue Mountains Draft Procedural By-law for Council and Committee of the Whole (318 KB)

C.4 Follow-up regarding TC Energy Letter (103 KB)

D.1 Bruce Taylor Re: Grants for Basement Secondary Suites (47 KB)

D.2 Steve Clark, Ministry of Municipal Affairs & Housing Re: 2019 AMO Delegation & Attainable Hsg (1.13 MB)

D.3 Ernie Hardeman, Ministry of Ag, Food & Rural Affairs Re: 2019 AMO Delegation & Attainable Hsg (1.30 MB)

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 – 2:00 p.m. start time

Meetings will take place in Council Chambers, 32 Mill Street, Thornbury ON unless otherwise indicated.

Please note: Special and Annual General Meetings of the Board of Directors can be called at the call of the Chair, and regular Board Meetings can be rescheduled. For up-to-date details, visit the Council Calendar on the Town’s website: https://www.thebluemountains.ca/council-calendar.cfm.

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