Jamestown (CSi) The Jamestown City Council’s Finance and Legal Committee, Tuesday, unanimously voted to recommend, giving the city approval to work with Stride Development in applying for CDBG dollars, to to help address long-term housing within Jamestown.

Stride Development PBC. CEO Tyrone Grandstrand said the request asks the Finance and Legal Committee for their assistance in applying for the CDBG funding that would be used to purchase property and conduct remediation or other related costs.

A recent housing needs assessment was conducted for the South Central Dakota Regional Council, and identified a demand for over 4,100 new housing units through 2030 in the area.

The area is unspecified property in Jamestown they would like to redevelop.

The property qualiies as slum and/or blight under the CDBG requirements.