Local-state-leaders-discuss-affordable-housing-goals-KSTP-com

EXCERPT: “Affordable housing is in demand across the Twin Cities, and it’s also one of Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey’s top priorities. Frey sat down with Governor Tim Walz and housing experts Wednesday to discuss the future of housing in Minneapolis and across the state. Leaders said they are committed to growing affordable housing because success begins with a stable home. ‘You need to allow for it first by allowing a duplex or a triplex or a multi-family that can accommodate and be deeply affordable. That’s the way you got to do it,’ Frey said.Minneapolis’ 2040 plan includes eliminating disparities, and Frey said that means having affordable housing in every community, including middle and upper income neighborhoods.” READ: http://bit.ly/2Fyh1wI