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DC’s Public Housing: An Important Resource at Risk


DC’s public housing is a key source of stable affordable housing for 7,300 households, primarily seniors and people with disabilities living on modest fixed incomes and families with children near the poverty line, according to a new report by the DC Fiscal Policy Institute. Unfortunately, this resource is at risk due to chronic federal underfunding […]


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The District's Dime

February 2nd, 2016
DC’s Investment in Affordable Housing is Paying Off
Claire Zippel

Over 1,700 DC residents will gain affordable homes thanks to the District’s $100 million investment in the Housing Production Trust Fund. The Bowser administration announced 12 funded projects will help create or preserve 804 low-cost homes. Eighty-three will have built-in services for people transitioning out of homelessness. The Housing Production Trust Fund is the District’s […]

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