Archive for November, 2014

Small Business Policy Project showcases progress

November 24, 2014 • Comments Off on Small Business Policy Project showcases progress

Washington, D.C. – The Small Business Policy Project held its Fall Convening on November 19 to discuss the progress made so far on implementing the Project’s recommendations for improving the environment for small and micro businesses in DC. The event brought together more than 100 people – representing small business owners, technical assistance providers, business association leaders, […]

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DC Council Passes Housing Production Trust Fund Baseline Funding Act

November 24, 2014 • Comments Off on DC Council Passes Housing Production Trust Fund Baseline Funding Act

Washington, D.C. – On November 17, the DC Council voted unanimously to support at least $100 million in appropriations for the Housing Production Trust Fund annually. Bill 20-708, the Housing Production Trust Fund Baseline Funding Amendment Act of 2014, was introduced by Councilmember (now Mayor-elect) Bowser in recognition of this critical tool for producing and […]

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DC Council Supports $100 Million Housing Production Trust Fund

November 18, 2014 • Comments Off on DC Council Supports $100 Million Housing Production Trust Fund

Today, DC Council voted unanimously to support at least $100 million in appropriations for the Housing Production Trust Fund annually. Bill 20-708, the Housing Production Trust Fund Baseline Funding Amendment Act of 2014, was introduced by Councilmember (now Mayor-elect) Bowser in recognition of this critical tool for producing and preserving affordable housing. Since the legislation […]

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