A controversy is brewing over the possible construction of affordable housing units near the Fort Bend County subdivision of Greatwood.
Homeowners there say ‘not in my back yard.’ We talked to many who say they will do what is necessary to keep an affordable housing project from ever breaking ground.
NOTE — there has been a widespread pattern of opposition to affordable housing in Fort Bend County (read my summary here), one of the fastest growing cities in the US, dating back to 2004, and the Texas rules on affordable housing finance facilitate this opposition
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