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Boulder Turns to Accessory Dwelling Units to Ease Housing Crisis

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Boulder, Colorado has had a tight housing market for decades, and the pandemic has made things worse. But in a city with strict growth limits, many are looking to add housing in their own backyards.  For KGNU and Rocky Mountain Community Radio, Lucy Haggard looks into accessory dwelling units as one way to solve the dual crises of cost and stock.

This story is part of a collaboration between the Solutions Journalism Network and Rocky Mountain Community Radio reporters highlighting affordable housing solutions across the Mountain West.