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Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
July 25, 2013
The state recently awarded ten towns with HOMEConnecticut funds to research the potential to create incentive housing zones in their towns.  David Fink, Policy Director at the Partnership for...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
July 19, 2013
Governor Malloy and Commissioner Evonne Klein of the Department of Housing, awarded ten towns with grants for predevelopment funds for incentive housing zones on July 18, 2013. A total of $197,800...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
July 19, 2013
The Connecticut Department of Transportation has launched a new initiative to find out what CT residents want in the future in regards to transportation options. How can Connecticut create a...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, State News
July 08, 2013
Regional Plan Association
A new report shows that Connecticut towns with Metro-North rail service are not utilizing that land to its greatest transit-oriented development potential.  The Regional Plan Association...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Reports and Publications, State News
June 28, 2013
The Connecticut Department of Housing is seeking public comment regarding the Rating and Ranking criteria for housing development proposals.  The Housing Development Rating and Ranking criteria...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, State News
June 20, 2013
Over 160 people arrived to the Lyceum on Wednesday, June 19 for an IForum on Creating Pathways to Economic Security for Those Who Are Homeless. Those working in the housing/homeless services and...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
June 11, 2013
CT Dept. of Economic and Community Development
The Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development has released the 2012 Affordable Housing Appeals List, which  shows the percentage of affordable housing units in each...
Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
June 03, 2013
On May 28, 2013 Governor Malloy and Commissioner of the Department of Children and Families Joette Katz announced Connecticut’s participation in the Three Branch Institute on Child Social...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, State News
May 29, 2013
A new book offers an exploration of the corrosive effects of overpriced housing, exclusionary zoning, and the flight of the younger population in the Northeast. Snob Zones: Fear, Prejudice, and Real...
Community Development, Homelessness, State News
May 28, 2013
"When the time is ripe for certain things, they appear at different places in the manner of violets coming to light in early spring.”
 

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