Community Development

 
Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
This report by Governor Rell’s Early Childhood Research and Policy Council provides 50 recommendations related to early childhood education designed to improve educational performance for...
Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
A research study by the Nellie Mae Education Foundation that looks at New England’s loss of young workers and some strengths on which New England and Connecticut can build, including...
Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
Written for the Connecticut Coalition for Justice in Education Financing, this report provides a framework for educational and fiscal reforms aimed at improving the educational system for towns...
Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
A listing of state and federal community and economic development programs. Catalog of HUD Programs A HUD document available on the HUD User website with explanations of all the programs that...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
DECD
Annual reports and action plans about economic and community development from DECD for the Governor and legislature to review. Annual Reports Each year, the State of Connecticut Department of...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 18, 2011
A new assessment of the near-term housing market predicts home ownership could drop below 60% nationally by 2020 and, combined with demographic trends and such economic forces as higher heating and...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 18, 2011
A new report released last week by the Brookings Institution presents a dire picture of the significant transportation challenges facing low-income workers and job applicants but also raises the...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 18, 2011
While news stories in the last week saw experts trying to explain an increase in vacant Connecticut housing units and new Census data showing that Connecticut produced anywhere from 102,000 to 72,...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
May 18, 2011
The U.S. House of Representatives took another step toward extracting deep funding cuts from domestic discretionary programs when the House Appropriations Committee released its draft 302b...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 04, 2011
Connecticut rental costs are up 55% statewide since 2000 and the housing wage – what a renter must earn per hour to afford a typical 2BR apartment - is up to $23.37 statewide or $48,600 a...
 

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