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Community Development, Reports and Publications
March 21, 2012
The Connecticut Main Street Center, an organization that works to revitalize CT main streets, hosted a workshop on Complete Streets on March 9, 2012. The workshop discussed what Complete Streets...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
March 14, 2012
Home Builders Association of Connecticut
A new study on homebuilding in CT finds that home building activities, both single-family and multi-family, generate more revenues than costs for CT’s state and local governments. The study...
Affordable Housing, Reports and Publications
March 14, 2012
National Low Income Housing Coalition, CT Housing Coalition
The average renter in Connecticut would have to work 60 hours a week, 52 weeks a year in order to afford the Fair Market Rate (FMR) for a two bedroom apartment without paying more than 30% of their...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
March 13, 2012
CT Chapter of the American Planning Association
The connections between land use planning, housing and public health issues are the focus of a recent article by Shelby Mertes of the Partnership for Strong Communities and Alyssa Norwood of the CT...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
March 06, 2012
The US Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) recently published a fact sheet on homelessness prevention that was a result of an expert panel and small group discussion facilitated by USICH,...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
March 06, 2012
The US Interagency Council on Homelessness compiled 16 resources from various organizations to assist communities that are working on ending homelessness. These resources provide a useful source of...
Affordable Housing, Reports and Publications
March 02, 2012
Nationwide, based only on housing affordability, 76% of U.S. communities are affordable for the regional typical households. However, once transportation costs are included, the percentage of...
Affordable Housing, Reports and Publications
February 29, 2012
In Connecticut, 25% of working households spent more than half of their incomes on housing in 2010, compared to 23.6% nationally, according to the Center for Housing Policy’s Housing...
Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
February 28, 2012
The number of children in the United States living in areas of concentrated poverty has increased to nearly 8 million, up by 1.6 million, 25%, since 2000, according to the Annie E. Casey Foundation...
Affordable Housing, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
February 13, 2012
Partnership for Strong Communities
 

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