Met Council, Minneapolis Housing Authorities Team Up To Form Regional 'Moving To Work' AgencyA new partnership aims to help low-income families in the Twin Cities find more housing options in thriving metro neighborhoods.
Gov. Walz Unveils Local Jobs And Projects Plan, Includes $276M For Affordable HousingMinnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced Thursday his 2020 capital investment proposal, the Local Jobs and Projects Plan, which will include a major investment in affordable housing.
Minneapolis Accepting Applications For 4d Affordable Housing Incentive ProgramApplications are now open for a program in which landlords can receive property tax reductions for keeping their rental units affordable for 10 years.
State Leaders Announce Major Affordable Housing InitiativesState leaders have announced major initiatives to invest in affordable housing.
50th And France Parking Lot Could Transform Into Affordable HousingA surface parking lot near the border of Minneapolis and Edina may be transformed into affordable housing.
Permanent Housing Complex Breaks Ground In MinneapolisAlongside members of Red Lake Nation, Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey broke ground on the 110-unit, 100% affordable housing project Saturday afternoon . “Ever since I've been on the Council, we've wanted to do something here, and now we're finally doing it,” said Red Lake Nation Tribal Council Chairman Darrell Seki.
26 Fort Snelling Buildings To Be Turned Into Affordable Housing For VeteransTwenty-six historic Fort Snelling buildings are going to be turned into affordable housing apartments, targeted for military veterans and their families.
Task Force Addresses Affordable Housing ShortageGov. Mark Dayton appointed the task force last year.
Mayor Frey Promotes Affordable Housing, Improved Police Relations In Budget AddressFrey says he hopes his plan will "lay a strong foundation for a stronger city."
Mpls. 2040 Plan Proposes 4-Plexes In Every Part Of CityMayor Jacob Frey, who ran on a platform of affordable housing, is defending the proposal and asking for public input.
Seattle OKs Taxing Companies Like Amazon, Starbucks To Help With Affordable HousingSeattle's largest businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks will have to pay a new tax to help fund homeless services and affordable housing under a measure approved by city leaders.
Mayor Frey Talks Affordable Housing, Gun Control & The Future Of MinneapolisThe new mayor of Minneapolis has been on the job for just more than two months, during which he worked as the face of the city throughout the Super Bowl, the biggest event our area has seen in recent history.
Minnesota Secures Millions In Funding For Affordable HousingOfficials say the funding will help create and preserve 1,800 housing opportunities across Minnesota.
Is Gentrification A Problem In The Twin Cities? Not How You’d Think, Study SaysStudies show that this has been a serious problem in cities that are seeing an influx of young, white, upper-class professionals, like San Francisco, New York and Washington D.C. But are poor Twin Cities neighborhoods being gentrified too?
State Officials Announce Major Plan To Combat HomelessnessThe plan was announced along with new numbers showing a 10 percent decline in homelessness last year. There was an even larger decrease in the number of families with children without housing.