HUD Secretary Julian Castro Talks Affordable Housing In MinneapolisThe Secretary of Housing and Urban Development was in town today to talk about the future of affordable housing in Minneapolis.
Mpls. Gets $3.4M To Rid Low-Income Homes Of Lead-Based Paint, HazardsThe City of Minneapolis will be ridding 280 low-income homes of lead-based paint and other hazards, thanks to a $3.4 million grant from the U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The city says the funds will be focused on homes with children under 6 who already have been lead poisoned.
Hennepin Co., Mpls. Get $6.8M To Fight Lead In HomesHennepin County and the City of Minneapolis has received $6.8 million in federal grants to help remove lead from thousands of homes.
Minneapolis Mayor Visits White House For Disaster ReliefMinneapolis Mayor R T Rybak is busy in Washington DC today, meeting with HUD officials and later with the President.