With the election fast approaching, we thought we would do our best to compile the four main party housing platforms.
Firstly, we want to state as a non-partisan grassroots group, we will not be indicating support for any particular party.
As you will read, only one party platform speaks to preserving existing public housing and creating new public or non-market housing. This is very alarming as public housing is vital to addressing the housing crisis.Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (06/21/2021) PEI Fight For Affordable Housing81 Prince Street, Charlottetownhousingpei@gmail.com902 894 4573 Charlottetown, PEI – On June 14, 2021, the Mayor of Charlottetown and all 10 City Councillors received an email from D. Spencer Campbell at Stewart McKelvey on behalf of 18 commercial short-term rental (STR) operators on Prince Edward Island. Attached to…Read More
Below is a speech written and presented by Ainsley Kendrick at the May 17, 2020 “Rally for STR Regulation” at the Confederation Centre of the Arts in Charlottetown My name is Ainsley Kendrick and I have been part of the PEI Fight for Affordable Housing since its inception in 2018. We are a grassroots group…Read More
Below is a speech written and presented by Claire Byrne at the May 17, 2020 “Rally for STR Regulation” at the Confederation Centre of the Arts in Charlottetown I am a Ward 4 resident and have lived in downtown Charlottetown for the majority of my life. This gives 2 decades’ worth of stories on the…Read More
Below is a speech written and presented by Rosalind Waters at the May 17, 2020 “Rally for STR Regulation” at the Confederation Centre of the Arts in Charlottetown Scenario #4 is not balanced. It is the choice to develop our City on behalf of one narrow interest – that of commercial short-term rental operators. Under…Read More
On Monday, May 17, 2020, at 7 pm, the City of Charlottetown is hosting a public meeting to present the five scenarios suggested by Dr. David Wachsmuth in his report “Short-term rentals in Charlottetown: Market overview, housing impacts, and regulatory modelling.” Everyone at the PEI Fight For Affordable Housing is in favour of Scenario 2:…Read More
The City of Charlottetown is hosting a public meeting on May 17 at 7pm at the Confederation Centre of the Arts to discuss the five regulatory scenarios proposed by Dr. David Wachsmuth in his extensive report on Short-Term Rentals (STR). We have updated our website with a lot of information based on Dr. Wachsmuth’s findings…Read More