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Presentation: The ABCs of ADUs

An introduction to accessory dwelling units

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The ABCs of ADUs is a 24-page introductory guide to what accessory dwelling units are and how they benefit people of all ages. 

The photo-filled guide and other free publications, resources and articles about ADUs can be found by visiting

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A chocolate cookie bread house with an ADU

Photos courtesy Des Moines Public Library

Entries in the Des Moines Public Library ADU Gingerbread Contest. (Click on the image to learn more.)

Page published July 2023

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