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Affordable Housing, State News
August 29, 2011
The State Bond Commission voted to allocate nearly $18 million for construction and rehabilitation of 390 units of affordable housing across the state Friday, creating an estimated 391 construction...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
August 03, 2011
Viewing the proposed New Britain-Hartford "Busway" bus rapid transit line as an opportunity to create mixed-income and affordable homes at cost- and energy-efficient locations near...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
August 01, 2011
The state Bond Commission approved housing appropriations Friday that will create jobs and new affordable units in Somers and Wilton. The Somers Housing Authority will receive $3 million in loan...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
July 09, 2011
The state Bond Commission approved $15.1 million in new funding for key affordable housing and related projects across the state at its meeting Friday, July 8. Topping the list is $5.5 million to...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
July 06, 2011
Residents of Public Housing across Connecticut will now have more solid rights and responsibilities due to two bills passed by the Connecticut General Assembly in the recently concluded session,...
Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
July 06, 2011
On June 22, over 30 business, academic and civic leaders, as well as local officials from Bridgeport and the towns of Fairfield and Stratford participated in a bus tour of supportive housing in the...
Fact Sheets, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
June 29, 2011
The Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness (CCEH) has produced a set of factsheets detailing Point-in-Time (PIT) Count data collected from individual communities across Connecticut. The...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
June 29, 2011
Expressing a commitment to preserving and creating affordable housing at all income levels and in mixed-income configurations, new DECD Commissioner Catherine Smith told more than 100 developers,...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Fact Sheets, State News
June 27, 2011
This fact sheets explains the HOMEConnecticut program and how municipalities can receive state funds to benefit building affordable, dense housing. Municipalities that agree to create housing in...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
June 22, 2011
The public may comment and propose revisions through June 24 on the Department of Economic and Community Development’s 2008 Action Plan for the Community Development Block Grant (CDGB)...
 

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