EXCERPT: “The city of Duluth plans to give away vacant lots to encourage the development of more affordable housing, to help put a dent in what Mayor Emily Larson calls a housing ‘crisis.’ City officials announced the effort on Friday, saying they’re looking for developers, builders, or interested residents to put forward plans to build housing on those 19 lots spread across 13 sites within the city’s urban core.” FULL STORY: http://bit.ly/37ixMbD