The town of Lunenburg, N.S., has adopted new planning rules it hopes will address a local housing shortage.

Mayor Matt Risser said he gets asked “on a daily basis” about places to live.

“If you don’t allow more supply to be provided … that makes it difficult for Lunenburg to be an affordable place to live,” said Risser. “Obviously the town’s not going to be the builder, but hopefully moving in this new direction will alleviate those issues.”… [Read More]