November 2017 Clips

November 29

NAHRO in the News

Youth's Art Featured In National Calendar

http://pamplinmedia.com/nbg/241-education/379799-267015-youths-art-featured-in-national-calendar

 

Non-National News

Mass.: Fitchburg Man Sets Himself On Fire After Sheriff's Deputies Attempt To Evict Him From Public Housing

http://www.sentinelandenterprise.com/breakingnews/ci_31485406/fitchburg-fire-responds-valley-street-home-where-man

 

N.Y.: The Tax Overhaul Could Mean Falling Home Prices and Less Affordable Housing

http://www.wnyc.org/story/tax-overhaul-falling-home-prices-and-less-affordable-housing/

 

Tenn.: Rent To Increase For Some In Public Housing

http://herald-citizen.com/stories/rent-to-increase-fro-some-in-public-housing,24586

 

Fla.: HUD Sending $616 Million To Florida To Help In Hurricane Irma Recovery Efforts

http://sunshinestatenews.com/story/hud-sending-616-million-florida-help-hurricane-irma-recovery-efforts

 

Fla.: Affordable Housing? Broward School Board Looks To Make It Happen

http://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/education/fl-school-impact-fees-20171128-story.html

 

Ill.: Two Former Officials With the Alexander County Housing Authority Face A Civil Fraud Complaint

http://news.wsiu.org/post/two-former-officials-alexander-county-housing-authority-face-civil-fraud-complaint#stream/0

 

Nev.: GOP House Tax Bill Cuts Funding For First-Time Homebuyers And Affordable Housing

http://www.rgj.com/story/news/politics/2017/11/27/gop-house-tax-bill-threatens-funding-first-time-homebuyers-and-affordable-housing/874016001/

 

Wash.: First Executive Order By New Seattle Mayor Aimed At Helping Low-Income Families Pay Rent

http://q13fox.com/2017/11/28/first-executive-order-by-new-seattle-mayor-aimed-at-helping-low-income-families-pay-rent/

 

Calif.: New Tax Reform To Cut Affordable Housing Funds

https://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/New-Tax-Reform-to-Cut-Affordable-Housing-Funds-460445583.html

 

November 28

Non-National News

Pa.: City Officials Blast House-Passed Tax Bill As 'Uncaring'

http://www.phillytrib.com/news/city-officials-blast-house-passed-tax-bill-as-uncaring/article_e099107b-f106-5d70-ae95-d0ad8f7ca247.html

 

D.C.: D.C. Establishes $10 Million Fund To Preserve Disappearing Affordable Housing

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/dc-establishes-10-million-fund-to-preserve-disappearing-affordable-housing/2017/11/26/242893ea-cbb7-11e7-aa96-54417592cf72_story.html

 

N.C.: Government, Developers Transform Languishing Condos Into Affordable Housing

http://www.journalnow.com/news/local/government-developers-transform-languishing-condos-into-affordable-housing/article_ac247a55-8cff-5664-bcab-c8627463f485.html

 

Ill.: Lake County Housing Authority Pilots Innovative Security Deposit Program

https://housing-futures.org/2017/11/27/lake-county-housing-authority-pilots-innovative-security-deposit-program/

 

Wash.: Seattle Awards $34M In Fight Against Homelessness, Wants To Double The Number Of People Who Get Off The Streets

https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/homeless/seattle-awards-34m-in-fight-against-homelessness/

 

Calif.: BART, Concord Eye Vacant Site For Affordable Housing

http://www.eastbaytimes.com/2017/11/27/bart-concord-eye-vacant-site-for-affordable-housing/

 

November 20

NAHRO News

HUD Releases Updated Guidance on Flat Rents

https://nahroblog.org/2017/11/17/hud-releases-updated-guidance-on-flat-rents/

 

How Will MTW “Accommodate Regionalization”?

https://nahroblog.org/2017/11/17/how-will-mtw-accommodate-regionalization/

 

International News:

Canada: Affordable Housing Initiative Marks 15 Years In Ottawa

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/affordable-housing-initiative-marks-15-years-1.4409546

 

National News

The Impact of Proposed 2018 Changes to Key Safety Net Programs on Family Resources

https://www.urban.org/research/publication/impact-proposed-2018-changes-key-safety-net-programs-family-resources?utm_source=EA&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=trim_analysis&utm_content=r

 

Non-National News

N.Y.: 2 Housing Authority Officials Resign After False Lead Paint Reports

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/17/nyregion/nycha-lead-paint-resignations-housing.html

 

Ill.: Renovated Apartments Give Cairo Families New Lease On Life

http://www.wsiltv.com/story/36874573/renovated-apartments-give-cairo-families-new-lease-on-life

 

Mo.: Move To End Missouri Housing Credits Threatens $80M Downtown Project

https://www.bizjournals.com/kansascity/news/2017/11/19/missouri-matching-low-income-housing-tax-credits.html

 

Kan.: A Trail Of Miracles: New Primary Care Clinic Serves Topeka Public Housing Residents

http://cjonline.com/news/business/2017-11-16/trail-miracles-new-primary-care-clinic-serves-topeka-public-housing

 

Utah: Republican Tax Bills Threaten Incentives For Affordable Housing — One Of Utah’s Top Issues

http://www.sltrib.com/news/politics/2017/11/19/republican-tax-bills-threaten-incentives-for-affordable-housing-one-of-utahs-top-issues/

 

Calif.: New Seven-Story Affordable Housing Complex Could Rise On Skid Row

https://la.curbed.com/2017/11/19/16676458/skid-row-housing-development-lamp

 

November 17

NAHRO News

NAHRO Issues Statement on Passage of H.R. 1

http://www.nahro.org/news-content/nahro-issues-statement-passage-hr-1

 

National News

Senate Panel Approves GOP Tax Plan

http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/360811-senate-panel-approves-gop-tax-plan

 

Non-National News

Ct.: DOJ Sues Bridgeport Housing Authority For Discrimination

http://wshu.org/post/doj-sues-bridgeport-housing-authority-discrimination#stream/0

 

N.Y.: NYCHA Chief Urged To Resign After Lead Paint Inspections Report, But De Blasio Says No Way

https://www.amny.com/news/nycha-lead-paint-1.15005843

 

Va.: Affordable Housing Project Revitalizes Local Church.

http://alextimes.com/2017/11/affordable-housing-project-revitalizes-local-church/

 

N.C.: 2 Affordable Housing Complexes Near Downtown Raleigh Will Stay Affordable

http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/counties/wake-county/article185066508.html

 

November 16

National News

Congressional Tax Reform Must Include An Affordable Housing Fix

http://thehill.com/opinion/finance/360470-congressional-tax-reform-must-include-an-affordable-housing-fix

 

New Study Finds That 4.2 Million Kids Experience Homelessness Each Year

https://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2017/11/15/564370605/new-study-finds-that-4-2-million-kids-experience-homelessness-each-year

 

Non-National News

Mass.: 'I Finally Did It': Homeless For Years, Lenny Gets A Home

http://www.wbur.org/news/2017/11/16/lenny-housed-boston

 

N.Y.: NYCHA Chair Speaks Out After Report Says Organization Failed To Inspect Apartments For Lead Paint, Lied About It

http://pix11.com/2017/11/15/nycha-chair-speaks-out-after-report-says-organization-failed-to-inspect-apartments-for-lead-paint-lied-about-it/

 

Va.: Roanoke And Petersburg Will Receive More Than $600,000 Towards Affordable Housing

http://wset.com/news/local/roanoke-and-petersburg-will-receive-more-than-600000-towards-affordable-housing

 

Ky.: 260-Unit Madison Area Project Is Next Up For 'Workforce Housing' Developer

http://www.tennessean.com/story/money/real-estate/2017/11/15/260-unit-madison-area-project-next-up-affordable-housing-developer/864488001/

 

Ala.: Carolina Panther Delivers Turkeys To 300 Birmingham Families

http://www.wvtm13.com/article/carolina-panther-delivers-turkeys-to-300-birmingham-families/13723184

 

Miss.: Mississippi's Public Assistance 'Most Meager, Least Accessible' In The Nation, Report Says

http://www.clarionledger.com/story/news/politics/2017/11/15/mississippis-public-assistance-most-meager-least-accessible-nation-report-says/864628001/

 

Mo.: Preventing Seniors From Falling: HUD Awards WUSTL $665K For Healthy Homes Research

http://www.stlamerican.com/your_health_matters/health_news/preventing-seniors-from-falling-hud-awards-wustl-k-for-healthy/article_0c623bf4-ca67-11e7-b0d9-838fedc98576.html

 

Texas: Affordable Housing Post-Harvey: A Q&A With Houston Housing Authority CEO Tory Gunsolley

https://houstonagentmagazine.com/2017/11/15/affordable-housing-post-harvey-qa-houston-housing-authority-ceo-tory-gunsolley/

 

November 15

NAHRO News

Why the 4% LIHTC Matters: Housing Authority of the City of Santa Barbara

https://nahroblog.org/2017/11/14/why-the-4-lihtc-matters-housing-authority-of-the-city-of-santa-barbara/

 

Why the 4% LIHTC Matters: Housing Authority of the City of Austin

https://nahroblog.org/2017/11/14/why-the-4-lihtc-matters-housing-athority-of-the-city-of-austin/

 

November 15, 2017 NAHRO Monitor (login required)

http://www.nahro.org/node/403/year/2017/month/11/date/0

 

National News

Affordable Housing Could Lose Big In Republican Tax Plan

https://www.cnbc.com/2017/11/14/affordable-housing-could-lose-big-in-republican-tax-plan.html

 

UNH Research Finds Affordable Housing Tough to Come by in Rural Communities

https://www.unh.edu/unhtoday/news/release/2017/11/14/unh-research-finds-affordable-housing-tough-come-rural-communities

 

The Only Federal Agency Dedicated to Homelessness Could Be Shut Down

http://www.governing.com/topics/health-human-services/gov-house-budget-veterans-interagency-council-homelessness.html

 

Non-National News

Mass.: Harvard Receives $12.1 Million Grant From Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

http://www.bostonmagazine.com/education/2017/11/14/chan-zuckerberg-harvard-grant/

 

N.Y.: NYCHA Falsifies Lead Documents, City Investigators Find

http://www.wnyc.org/story/nycha-falsifies-lead-documents-city-investigators-find/

 

N.Y.: City, Nonprofit Open Doors On $15.9M In New Affordable Housing

http://www.thedailystar.com/news/local_news/city-nonprofit-open-doors-on-m-in-new-affordable-housing/article_024f7d10-4107-54d8-9fd0-34a080b3aa16.html

 

N.J.: Perth Amboy, N.J.: Historic Buildings And Affordable Housing

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/15/realestate/living-in-perth-amboy-nj.html

 

Va.: 3 Norfolk Public Housing Communities Face Demolition. For Now, The City Wants To Make Them Better Places To Live.

https://pilotonline.com/news/government/local/norfolk-public-housing-communities-face-demolition-for-now-the-city/article_abf4d6b6-52f6-5e1a-9882-4a8292d07398.html

 

Fla.: City Of St. Augustine Unveils Broad Effort To Address Panhandling, Homelessness

http://staugustine.com/news/local-news/2017-11-14/city-st-augustine-unveils-broad-effort-address-panhandling-homelessness

 

Idaho: Trump Administration Picks Housing And Urban Development Leader For Idaho

http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/trump-administration-picks-housing-and-urban-development-leader-idaho#stream/0

 

November 14

NAHRO News

Why the 4% LIHTC Matters: Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County

https://nahroblog.org/2017/11/13/why-the-4-lihtc-matters-housing-commission-of-anne-arundel-county/

 

HUD Updates Disaster Portability Guidance

https://nahroblog.org/2017/11/13/hud-updates-disaster-portability-guidance/

 

Why the 4% LIHTC Matters: New York City Housing Authority

https://nahroblog.org/2017/11/13/why-the-4-lihtc-matters-new-york-city-housing-authority/

 

Non-National News

Pa.: Lawrence County Gets $550,000 For CDBG Funds

http://www.ellwoodcityledger.com/news/20171113/lawrence-county-gets-550000-for-cdbg-funds

 

N.C.: Officials Celebrate Opening Of Affordable-Housing Development

http://www.blueridgenow.com/news/20171113/officials-celebrate-opening-of-affordable-housing-development

 

Wis.: Changing Face Of Homelessness: Mom Of Three Shares Her Story

http://www.wbay.com/content/news/Target-2-Investigates-the-changing-face-of-homelessness-457283943.html

 

Ill.: Scammers Are Stealing From People Hoping To Get On The Aurora Public Housing Waiting List: Officials

http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/aurora-beacon-news/news/ct-abn-aurora-housing-authority-warns-scam-st-1113-20171113-story.html

 

Texas: Researchers Explore The Effects Of Section 8 Grants In Houston

https://www.npr.org/2017/11/14/564006483/researchers-explore-the-effects-of-section-8-grants-in-houston

 

Calif.: Public Officials, Community Leaders Hear Report On Homelessness

http://www.krcrtv.com/news/local/tehama/public-officials-community-leaders-hear-report-on-homelessness-1/656156201

 

November 13

NAHRO News

Why the 4% LIHTC Matters: Knoxville Community Development Corporation

https://nahroblog.org/2017/11/10/why-the-4-lihtc-matters-knoxville-community-development-corporation/

 

Senate Committee Releases Tax Reform Proposal (login required)

http://www.nahro.org/news-content/senate-committee-releases-tax-reform-proposal

 

International News

U.K.: A Duplex of London's Public Housing Will Become a Museum Exhibit

https://www.citylab.com/design/2017/11/a-duplex-of-londons-public-housing-will-become-a-museum-exhibit/545528/

 

National News

Affordable Housing Is At Crisis Levels — Here's How Tax Reform Can Help

http://thehill.com/opinion/healthcare/359836-affordable-housing-is-at-crisis-levels-reforming-mortgage-interest

 

Non-National News

R.I.: Providence Housing Providing Jobs Training For Over 200 Residents

http://www.providencejournal.com/news/20171109/providence-housing-providing-jobs-training-for-over-200-residents

 

Pa.: Housing Authority Has Vouchers For Displaced Residents…Few People Aware Of The Vouchers

https://newpittsburghcourieronline.com/2017/11/09/housing-authority-has-vouchers-for-displaced-residents-few-people-are-aware-of-the-vouchers/

 

Pa.: Affordable Housing Units For Veterans Officially Open At Former Spring Garden School

http://www.phillyvoice.com/affordable-housing-veterans-open-former-spring-garden-school/

 

D.C.: D.C. Housing Authority Files Raze Applications For Barry Farm, Hopes For Demolition By Q1 2018

https://dc.curbed.com/2017/11/10/16633620/barry-farm-raze-application

 

Ga.: Can City Build Public Housing Better Than Private Developer?

http://www.cbs46.com/story/36807441/can-city-build-public-housing-better-than-private-developer

 

Ga.: Developer Gets Tax Credits To Start Work On Affordable Housing Project In Oakwood

https://www.gainesvilletimes.com/news/developer-gets-tax-credits-start-work-affordable-housing-project-oakwood/

 

Texas: Housing Choice Voucher Program Opens Wait List

http://dfw.cbslocal.com/2017/11/13/housing-choice-voucher-program-opens-wait-list/

 

Ore.: Tiny House Village Being Built For Homeless Veterans In Clackamas

http://www.oregonlive.com/clackamascounty/index.ssf/2017/11/tiny_house_village_for_homeles.html

 

Calif.: I Am Your Neighbor: A Tale of Two Cities Homeless Film Festival

https://theaggie.org/2017/11/09/i-am-your-neighbor-a-tale-of-two-cities-homeless-film-festival/

 

November 9

NAHRO News

Thank You, John Bohm

https://nahroblog.org/2017/11/08/thank-you-john-bohm/

 

HUD Releases Guidance on Demo/Dispo Asset-Repositioning Fee (ARF)

https://nahroblog.org/2017/11/08/hud-releases-guidance-on-demo-dispo-asset-repositioning-fee-arf/

 

Non-National News

N.Y.: CDBG Funds Help Variety Of Auburn Human Service Organizations

http://auburnpub.com/news/local/cdbg-funds-help-variety-of-auburn-human-service-organizations/article_78f9b91b-a6af-54b8-abf1-d20d4a563652.html

 

Va.: Essex Village Sold; Renamed Maggie Walker Apartments

http://wtvr.com/2017/11/08/essex-village-sold/

 

Fla.: State, Feds Pressured To Spend More Money On Affordable Housing

http://www.orlandosentinel.com/classified/realestate/os-affordable-housing-dollars-20171107-story.html

 

Ill.: City Selling $1 Vacant Lots To Develop Affordable Housing

http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/ct-biz-city-lots-one-dollar-affordable-housing-20171108-story.html

 

Ill.: 2 Investigators: Lead Exposure In Cook County Public Housing

http://chicago.cbslocal.com/2017/11/08/cook-county-public-housing-lead/

 

Texas: Coastal Officials Say Feds Failing Harvey Victims On Short-Term Housing

https://www.texastribune.org/2017/11/08/coastal-texas-officials-say-feds-failing-short-term-housing-harvey-vic/

 

Colo.: Denver Celebrates Opening Of First Phase Of New Affordable Housing Development In Westwood

http://www.thedenverchannel.com/lifestyle/real-estate/denver-celebrates-opening-of-first-phase-of-new-affordable-housing-development-in-westwood

 

Ore.: To Build More Affordable Housing, Some Of Oregon's Oldest Public Housing Will Be Sold (Column)

http://www.oregonlive.com/clackamascounty/index.ssf/2017/11/to_build_more_affordable_housi.html

 

November 8

NAHRO News

Community Development Update: November 6, 2017

http://www.nahro.org/news-content/community-development-update-november-6-2017

 

International News

These Cities Have The Least Affordable Housing

https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2017/11/affordable-housing-is-a-big-problem-in-these-cities/

 

National News

The Fight Over Fair Housing Goes to Court (Again)

https://www.citylab.com/equity/2017/11/the-fight-over-fair-housing-goes-to-court-again/544826/

 

Non-National News

S.C.: Charleston Voters Approve $20 Million Bond Issue For Affordable Housing

http://www.postandcourier.com/politics/charleston-voters-approve-million-bond-issue-for-affordable-housing/article_258d53d0-c0c5-11e7-b3fa-d79c59c1fe94.html

 

Fla.: Poor Tenants And A Trump Hotel Owe County Money. Guess Which Names Made The Report.

http://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/community/miami-dade/article183321731.html

 

Ill.: Officials Plan To Open Homeless Facility At Former Midlothian Manor After Latest Court Ruling

http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/lake-zurich/news/ct-lzc-lake-zurich-housing-tl-1109-20171107-story.html

 

Texas: Lawsuit: City Of Port Isabel Blocked Public Housing For Latinos Displaced By Hurricane Dolly

https://www.texasobserver.org/lawsuit-city-port-isabel-blocked-public-housing-latinos-displaced-hurricane-dolly/

 

November 7

NAHRO News

INTAKAWA#8 Homelessness And Access To The City By Disadvantaged People

https://youtu.be/XgrYyJDAX7Y

 

National News

Breaking 'the Backbone of Segregation'

https://www.citylab.com/equity/2017/11/breaking-the-backbone-of-segregation/544913/

 

Non-National News

S.C.: HUD Sec. Ben Carson, Sen. Tim Scott Tour Spartanburg

http://wspa.com/2017/11/06/hud-secretary-ben-carson-tours-spartanburg/

 

Ky.: East Bernstadt Cooperage Receives $1M Grant For Expansion

http://www.sentinel-echo.com/news/east-bernstadt-cooperage-receives-m-grant-for-expansion/article_91bc851e-c30c-11e7-9325-6f72b8c7b52c.html

 

Wis.: Green Bay Public Housing Program Could Be Axed

http://www.greenbaypressgazette.com/story/news/2017/11/06/green-bay-public-housing-program-could-axed/823654001/

 

Ore.: New Portland Facility To Double As Clinic, Affordable Housing

http://www.kgw.com/news/new-ne-portland-facility-to-double-as-clinic-affordable-housing/489474633

 

Calif.: Huge Long Beach Supportive Housing Community Adds New Five-Story Complex

https://la.curbed.com/2017/11/6/16615696/long-beach-affordable-housing-century-cabrillo

 

November 6

NAHRO News

Tax Reform Proposal Retains LIHTC, Still Devastates Affordable Housing

https://nahroblog.org/2017/11/03/tax-reform-proposal-retains-lihtc-still-devastates-affordable-housing/

 

International News

U.K.: Developers Will Not Be Allowed To Escape Promises To Build Affordable Housing, Under Labour Plans

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/affordable-housing-labour-party-real-estate-developers-loopholes-councils-homes-cheaper-conservative-a8036436.html

 

Non-National News

N.Y.: 535 Carlton Offers ‘New Generation Of Affordable Housing’ For Middle-Income New Yorkers

https://www.metro.us/news/local-news/new-york/535-carlton-nycs-new-generation-affordable-housing

 

Ohio: Akron’s About To Get $20 Million In Housing

https://www.ohio.com/akron/news/local/akrons-about-to-get-20-million-in-housing

 

Mo.: Historic Buildings Restored Into Affordable Housing In St. Louis Neighborhoods

http://www.kmov.com/story/36769165/historic-buildings-restored-into-affordable-housing-in-st-louis

 

Calif.: Los Angeles Homebuilding is Up, but Affordable Housing Still Distant: Garcetti

https://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/local/Los-Angeles-Homebuilding-is-Up-but-Affordable-Housing-Still-Distant-Garcetti-455374943.html

 

November 3

NAHRO News

NAHRO Releases Statement on Proposed House Tax Reform Bill

http://www.nahro.org/nahro-releases-statement-proposed-house-tax-reform-bill

 

National News

What Trump’s Tax Reform Could Mean For Affordable Housing

https://www.curbed.com/2017/11/2/16586570/tax-reform-affordable-housing

 

Non-National News

Md.: Jared Kushner Under Fire From Another Maryland Democrat: Kevin Kamenetz

http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/investigations/bs-md-kamenetz-kushner-20171102-story.html

 

Wash.: Can Seattle Rezone Away The Racial Divide In Housing?

https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/can-seattle-rezone-away-the-racial-divide-in-housing/

 

Calif.: Housing Authority’s New Tools For Struggling Renters

http://goodtimes.sc/this-weeks-issue/housing-authority-new-tools-for-section-8-voucher/

 

November 2

NAHRO News

NAHRO Elects New Leadership for the 2017-2019 Term

http://www.nahro.org/nahro-elects-new-leadership-2017-2019-term

 

NAHRO in the News

Calif.: Golden Inn & Village Senior Housing In Santa Ynez Earns Two Awards Of Excellence

http://syvnews.com/news/local/golden-inn-village-senior-housing-in-santa-ynez-earns-two/article_eaccf7d8-cd09-525e-af48-7c191c10aaf6.html

 

International News

Germany: Berlin Has Been Paying Homeless Migrants to Leave the Country

https://www.citylab.com/equity/2017/10/berlin-has-been-paying-migrants-to-go-away/544484/

 

National News

Breaking the Cycle: The Nuances of Poverty

http://www.slate.com/podcasts/open-account/the-nuances-of-poverty--dr--donna-beegle.html

 

Non-National News

Mass.: Northampton Affordable Housing Apartment Complex 'The Lumber Yard' Breaks Ground

http://www.masslive.com/news/index.ssf/2017/11/northampton_lumber_yard_afford.html

 

Md.: New Initiative Aims To Make Public Housing Healthier By Getting Rid Of Pests

http://www.abc2news.com/news/region/baltimore-city/new-initiative-aims-to-make-public-housing-healthier-by-getting-rid-of-pests

 

N.C.: Affordable Housing For The Very Low Income Is Disappearing In Charlotte, New Study Finds

http://www.wbtv.com/story/36746381/affordable-housing-for-the-very-low-income-is-disappearing-in-charlotte-new-study-finds

 

Tenn.: Woman Gets First Apartment After 40 Years Of Homelessness

http://www.wsmv.com/story/36741966/woman-gets-first-apartment-after-40-years-of-homelessness

 

Calif.: San Mateo’s Solution to Chronic Homelessness

http://khsu.org/post/san-mateo-s-solution-chronic-homelessness#stream/0

 

November 1

NAHRO News

Housing America Announces 2018 National Poster Contest Winners

http://www.nahro.org/housing-america-announces-2018-national-poster-contest-winners

 

Carl Richie Named NAHRO President

http://www.nahro.org/carl-richie-named-nahro-president

 

Sunny Shaw Elected as NAHRO Senior Vice President

http://www.nahro.org/sunny-shaw-elected-nahro-senior-vice-president

 

HUD Publishes Additional Guidance on Implementing HOTMA Voucher Provisions

https://nahroblog.org/2017/10/31/hud-publishes-additional-guidance-on-implementing-hotma-voucher-provisions/

 

HUD Issues 19 CPD Waivers to Help Disaster Recovery

https://nahroblog.org/2017/10/31/hud-issues-19-cpd-waivers-to-help-disaster-recovery/

 

HUD REAC Posts October 2017 UPCS-V Conference Call

https://nahroblog.org/2017/10/31/hud-reac-posts-october-2017-upcs-v-conference-call/

 

Non-National News

Va.: Mayor Stoney: Richmond Public Housing Represents Institutional Racism

http://wtvr.com/2017/10/31/richmond-public-housing-institutional-racism/

 

Ga.: HUD Secretary Carson: Atlanta Senior Housing Project Is 'The Right Model' (Photos)

https://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/news/2017/11/01/hud-secretary-carson-atlanta-senior-housing.html

 

Fla.: Orlando Breaks Ground On Affordable Housing Project

http://www.mynews13.com/content/news/cfnews13/news/article.html/content/news/articles/cfn/2017/10/31/orlando_breaks_groun.html

 

St. Kitts and Nevis: NHC Pumps Half Million Dollars Into Public Housing Repairs At Gardens

http://www.winnfm.com/news/local/24148-nhc-pumps-half-million-dollars-into-public-housing-repairs-at-gardens

 

Okla. And Texas: Oklahoma, Texas Promote Houston Affordable Housing Effort

https://wtop.com/real-estate/2017/10/oklahoma-texas-promote-houston-affordable-housing-effort/

 

Calif.: Affordable Housing A Main Topic At Tahoe Economic Summit

http://kunr.org/post/affordable-housing-main-topic-tahoe-economic-summit#stream/0