Posts Tagged ‘DC Budget 2014’

Business Leaders Speak Out for Housing Production Trust Fund

April 30, 2013 • Comments Off on Business Leaders Speak Out for Housing Production Trust Fund

On Wednesday’s hearing at the Department of Housing and Community Development, nonprofits and residents were joined by members of the business community. They told their stories of how the Housing Production Trust Fund is good for business and good for people. It creates jobs, improves neighborhoods, and creates homes. Here are their words: Chris Hornig, […]

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We’re still waiting…

April 9, 2013 • Comments Off on We’re still waiting…

…for affordable housing! Join us to tell the DC Council we need funding now! The DC Housing Authority is closing its waiting list on April 12. There are 70,000 households on the list. That includes all types of people: working families, seniors,people who are homeless, returning citizens, and people with special needs. They all need […]

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Ward 2 Housing Town Hall April 11

April 1, 2013 • Comments Off on Ward 2 Housing Town Hall April 11

Come hear from Ward 2 residents about the success of affordable housing programs in your community and join with others to call for more affordable housing for all our neighbors. DC and Ward 2 need affordable housing that  Keeps long-term residents in the neighborhood  Provides a permanent solution to homelessness  Allows tenants the opportunity to […]

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Housing For All Win! Mayor Gray announces $100 million in DC budget

March 28, 2013 • Comments Off on Housing For All Win! Mayor Gray announces $100 million in DC budget

Today Mayor Gray released his proposed DC budget, including $100 million in additional money for affordable housing! We applaud Mayor Gray for following through on the commitment he made at the State of the District Address this winter.  His plan makes strong  investments in the production and preservation of affordable housing.  (See a full description […]

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