Live Local report: More housing options needed near Marin jobs

The Driving Home Economic Recovery report, released today by Live Local, highlights the need for more affordable housing options in Marin County.

Marin’s Struggle to House Workers is Making Already Bad Traffic Worse

San Rafael–Nearly 60 percent of people who work in Marin commute in from outside the county, farther on average than any other workforce in the Bay Area; most cannot afford to live near where they work, according to “Miles From Home,” a report released today by Live Local Marin, a special initiative of the Non-Profit Housing Association of Northern California (NPH), an affordable housing advocacy group, and Greenbelt Alliance, an environmental advocacy group.