Alan Boles: Our neighborhood’s unneighborly hotel 

Can you have a residential neighborhood without having residential neighbors? That’s a basic question that the city has caused our little neighborhood at the western fringe of University Hill to confront.We are zoned R-1… The occupancy limit in this zone is no more than three unrelated people… Yet in our midst sits a single-suite hotel allowed by the city’s short-term rental ordinance.

According to its listing on VRBO, this hotel suite can accommodate up to 15 people. For the whole shebang the rates start at $745 a night, with a two-night minimum required on some weekends. According to the listing, the hotel is reserved about 85 percent of every month…

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