EXCERPT: “Rehabilitation efforts have begun to convert the former New Ulm middle school building, recently renamed ‘Emerson Union,’ into apartments, after the closing of the financing last month on Dec. 21, according to a press release from the developer. Community Housing Development Corporation, a Minneapolis-based non-profit developer, has been working since August 2016 with New Ulm community leaders, elected officials and city staff on a plan to preserve the nearly century-old building and create housing for moderate-income households.” FULLSTORY: http://bit.ly/2W3kQkp