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Guest Speaker: Chris Spoke, Housing Matters
- Why Chris felt the need to start his organization
- How the ‘Not in My Backyard’ (NIMBY) movement affects Chris
- Is NIMBY only a concern for millennials?
- The reception of his organization
- How large of a movement Chris feels they have
- Do YIMBY groups exist elsewhere in North America? Do they have any connection to those groups?
- What Chris has to say to those critics who feel that millennials should stop spending their money on Starbucks and Avocado Toast
- What Chris would you like to see the leaders of our city do to increase the supply of housing
- Can the millennials get the support of their boomer parents on this to impact more changes?
- His organization’s next event