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Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
November 29, 2017
SchoolHouse Connection
On November 2, 2017, SchoolHouse Connection published Making Your School District Websites McKinney-Vento Tools, which includes a list of questions that can be used to determine if a school district...
Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
November 29, 2017
Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
On October 27, 2017, the Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families announced that it is making approximately $5.5 million available for Street Outreach Program...
Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
November 29, 2017
Health Research and Educational Trust (HRET) and Association for Community Health Improvement (ACHI)
In August 2017, the American Hospital Association, partnered with Health Research and Educational Trust, published Housing and the Role of Hospitals, the second report in the Social Determinants of...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
November 08, 2017
Freddie Mac
At the end of October, Freddie Mac released a report finding that despite efforts to address the housing affordability crisis, there remains a widening gap of affordable rental units and an...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Housing Policy Briefs
November 08, 2017
Make Room and US Senate
On October 30, 2017, the United States Senate unanimously approved a resolution detailing the severity of America’s rental affordability crisis and calling for a national response involving all...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
November 08, 2017
Connecticut Fair Housing Center
In September, the Connecticut Fair Housing Center (the “Center”) published its report “Are Local Land Use Policies and Practices Contributing to Housing Segregation in the Hartford...
Community Development, Federal News, Housing Policy Briefs
November 08, 2017
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has released an interactive online tool entitled the “Community Assessment Reporting Tool” (CART). CART is designed to allow...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs
November 08, 2017
Shipman & Goodwin
Shipman & Goodwin has published an alert summarizing and analyzing the 2017 amendments to the Affordable Housing Land Use Appeals Act, General Statutes § 8-30g (as amended by Public Act 17-...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
November 08, 2017
Apartment List
A report published by Apartment List in October compared federal expenditure on the Mortgage Interest Deduction (MID) and Section 8 rental assistance programs. 
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, Housing Policy Briefs, State News, Supportive Housing
November 01, 2017
Partnership for Strong Communities (PSC)
On Tuesday, October 31st Governor Malloy signed into law the bipartisan budget agreement passed by the General Assembly last week. The Governor used his line-item veto to reject a new hospital taxing...
 

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