Community Development

 
Community Development, Homelessness
September 10, 2013
Teresa A. Wierbicki is the Development Director at Immaculate Conception Shelter & Housing Corporation in Hartford.
Community Development, Homelessness
August 30, 2013
SNAP, or the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (also known to many of us as Food Stamps), has taken quite a hit lately by some who believe it isn’t needed. It is.
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
August 29, 2013
While the national debate turns to affordable mortgages, Sen. Chris Murphy will host a mortgage reform panel discussion and listening session from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, September 3 at the Lyceum...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
August 27, 2013
Governor Malloy announced a $159 million investment for affordable multifamily housing initiatives through the state on August 26. Department of Housing Commissioner Evonne Klein and Connecticut...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness
August 27, 2013
In 2011, the biggest tornado imaginable killed 162 people, and destroyed a third of Joplin, Mo.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
August 21, 2013
Center for Housing Policy, National Housing Conference
All four of the metropolitan areas in Connecticut rank among the top 50 most expensive for rental housing out of the 207 metropolitan areas in the nation. According to the most recent Paycheck to...
Affordable Housing, Community Development
August 20, 2013
In 1987, when the Sharon Housing Authority created a three-phase plan to bring affordable housing to this rural community, the Commissioners could not have conceived how complex such housing...
Affordable Housing, Community Development
August 19, 2013
David Fink, policy director at Partnership for Strong Communities, spoke in June as part of TEDxBushnellPark, a locally-produced offshoot of the bigger TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) talks...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, State News
August 15, 2013
U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development
On August 8, 2013 the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development awarded more than $20.5 million to Connecticut to maintain and improve public housing. The funding will go to 34 housing...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, State News
August 15, 2013
The state has passed a new law affording more protections for homeowners facing foreclosure. Public Act 13-136 requires all parties participating in the Foreclosure Mediation Program to mediate in...
 

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