Located in Rochester, New York, City Roots is working to secure permanent affordable housing for all neighborhoods in Rochester. City Roots is committed to development without displacement, continuing to purchase properties and ensure that affordable homes will permanently exist in areas facing increasing housing prices. In addition to affordable housing, City Roots engages in community control techniques that allow community members to take the lead in improving not only their homes, but also their neighborhood. See it in action below!
The Birth of City Roots CLT and The Rochester City-Wide Tenant Union
Peace Village (before)
Peace Village (after)
Permanently Affordable Homes