Written by Edmond Ortiz on Feb 13 2017 - 10:25pm
Leaders of COPS/Metro Alliance met Feb. 13, acknowledging that the affordable housing part of the city’s proposed $850 million bond remains somewhat flawed.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Feb 3 2017 - 1:05am
The City Council voted unanimously Thursday, Feb. 2, to adopt an urban renewal plan, which could implement the city’s proposed $20 million housing bond, if voters were to approve it May 6.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Jan 28 2017 - 2:22pm
Elected local leaders and other community members gathered Saturday morning on the near West Side to launch a campaign on behalf of the city's proposed $850 million bond issue.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Dec 14 2016 - 5:25pm
Members of COPS/Metro Alliance say the city’s bond-funded effort to encourage affordable housing in distressed areas is flawed, and hope the proposal will be retooled to meet current homeowners’ problems.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Nov 29 2016 - 1:40am
Members of a COPS/Metro Alliance "action team" are unsure how to take on part of the city's planned 2017 bond that could dedicate $20 million toward affordable housing.