Inuvik councillors sign off on plan for new RCMP units
The N.W.T. Housing Corporation is one step closer to building new RCMP housing it has planned for Inuvik.
On Wednesday evening, council passed a resolution to allow the housing corporation to build three duplexes on four lots on Bompas Street.
The move marks a win for the housing corporation, which saw councillors reject its earlier plan to build duplexes on town property.
Since then, housing officials have revised their plan and it appears ready to move forward.
"Everybody's been very helpful in providing us the right guidance to get to a much better place," said Randy Cleveland, the corporation's manager of housing projects.
Multiple town councillors praised Cleveland on listening to feedback that council and community members gave after the original plan was rejected in Septemb ...