Towns that agree to zone for more housing near transit stations would have access to money for infrastructure improvements under the plan.
The bills aimed to address affordability amid rising housing costs, but as the legislature nears adjournment, their fate is uncertain.
The bill supports transit-oriented development in Connecticut. Opponents say it won’t work for every town.
The study by Desegregate CT was released as lawmakers, who are divided over zoning reforms, prepare to tackle the issue.
Housing advocates have been trying to seize the moment, pushing a reluctant legislature to think more broadly about racism.