- Created: Thursday, 30 March 2017 13:29
- Written by Laura Proescholdt
The entire community gains when sensible, effective investments in housing benefit employers, workers and lower-income Minnesotans. As the state’s major resource to create housing for families across a wide range of incomes, the Challenge Program is essential in advancing workforce housing development that helps communities grow and sustain their economies.
Though the demand for workforce housing and Challenge funding are great, leaders in the Minnesota House of Representatives have proposed deep cuts to this essential resource — and MHP is working with lawmakers and advocates to ensure those cuts are restored and the Challenge program is fully funded.