Governor Dayton's Task Force on Housing will convene for its second full meeting this Wednesday, February 21 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m at Sunrise Banks in St. Paul (2525 Wabash Ave). This meeting is open to the public. Find the full agenda here, and click here for a schedule of Task Force events including work groups and regional housing forums.
SHHC Hennepin County Community Housing Team Meeting | February 22
Join Community Housing Teams from cities across Hennepin County from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday to strategize around preserving affordable housing, preventing renter displacement, and producing new affordable housing. Hosted by Community Action Partnership of Hennepin County, Suburban Hennepin Housing Coalition, and Jewish Community Action, this meeting is the first in a series of six county-wide meetings in 2018.Click here for the Facebook eventandregister here.
Homeless Day on the Hill | March 6
Join Minnesota Coalition for the Homeless and housing advocates across the state for an advocacy training, legislator meetings, and more. Last year, more than 700 people attended, representing all but two Minnesota legislative districts.Learn more and register here.
Upcoming Community Development Workshops | 2018
Round 5 of MHP's Housing Institute is underway! The Housing Institute convenes leaders from a city or region to tackle a community development project that addresses a pressing local need. MHP's technical assistance team provides training, guidance, and facilitates peer-to-peer learning throughout the 18-month process. Learn more here.
The next Round 5 workshops will take place May 8 and 9 and September 4 and 5 in Detroit Lakes, MN.
The next Round 6 Housing Institute workshops will take place June 5 and 6 in Willmar, MN.