- Created: Tuesday, 05 April 2016 11:52
In March’s Minnesota Housing board meeting the agency introduced new staff, commented on the legislative session, made changes to housing programs, and provided an update on homelessness in Minnesota. Commissioner Tingerthal began by offering support for the governor’s supplemental budget and its initiative to address racial inequities in Minnesota. Agency staff informed the board on altered scoring procedures for the Community Impact Fund and approved the extension of a rental rehab deferred loan pilot. Cathy ten Broeke, the state Director to Prevent and End Homelessness, updated the board on new homelessness trends and commented on the new two year action plan. Read below for further detail.