Policy and Advocacy

Partnership for Strong Communities engages in smart policy design and strategic civic and political advocacy to expand housing opportunity. We harness our collective power to reshape Connecticut’s housing landscape and develop strong, vibrant communities.

LEGISLATIVE PRIORITIES

Our vision is clear: ensuring everyone in Connecticut has a safe, stable, and affordable home in a community of their choice. During the 2024 legislative session, we are advocating for key policy changes that support housing affordability, creation, choice, and stability. Join us in reshaping the state’s housing landscape and building resilient, vibrant communities together.

POLICY fact sheets

HOUSING CHOICE

Require all municipalities to submit a quarterly report on housing applications and approvals or denials to the Office of Responsible Growth.

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HOUSING STABILITY

Expand existing just cause protections to all renters (except in owner-occupied 1-4 units) to ensure housing security, stability, and the wellbeing of our communities.

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Advocacy resources

The Partnership for Strong Communities provides useful resources and practical tips to help equip you with the tools you need to be a part of the affordable housing advocacy movement.

  • Contact your elected officials. Get the names and contact information for the people who represent you on the federal, state, and local levels visit our Take Action page.
  • Learn more about our policy priorities.
  • Questions or need help? Reach out to Danielle Hubley, Advocacy and Education Manager, with any questions or for support.