Community Development

 
Announcements, Community Development
May 01, 2012
Connecticut Main Street Center has announced the recipients of its 2012 Awards of Excellence, to be honored at their annual gala on June 11th.  Every year since 2003, CT Main Street Center has...
Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
May 01, 2012
Chicago is a success story of how health and housing can effectively partner to identify and serve the chronically homeless who suffer from complex health issues.  The Chicago Housing for Health...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Supportive Housing
April 30, 2012
United Way 2-1-1 has released an online re-entry directory of services to aid individuals who have been released from incarceration and those who work to support them. The directory serves as a...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
April 30, 2012
A five-part series from the San Diego U-T called Health Care 911 explores the issue of frequent users of health services who tend to be individuals suffering from homelessness.  Health Care 911...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
April 26, 2012
Showing that housing patterns and income segregation have crucial, negative impacts on public health and that we can effectively plan our built environment to counteract these negative impacts was...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
April 25, 2012
According to an assessment by the UConn Business School, Connecticut’s housing prices have declined and transactions have increased during the first quarter of 2012.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, State News
April 23, 2012
Enterprise
Enterprise has released a paper detailing how states are using their allotment of the $2.5 billion National Mortgage Settlement funds. The report found that 26 states are using almost all of the...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News, Supportive Housing
April 23, 2012
Agenda Items for the State Bond Commission Meeting on April 27, 2012 have been released. Of particular interest are:
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
April 23, 2012
Metropolitan Policy Program, The Brookings Institution
A new report has finally directly linked zoning practices to economic segregation and subsequently to access to high quality schools. Jonathan Rothwell, senior research analyst at the Metropolitan...
Affordable Housing, Community Development
April 19, 2012
The 2012 IForums series, organized by the Partnership for Strong Communities, continues with its fifth event on Tuesday, May 15.
 

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