This narrated slideshow provides an introduction--for public housing residents and the general public--to MPHA's challenges, our opportunities, and our ultimate goal of preserving our public housing across the city. The presentation also covers the [...]
The Minneapolis-based McKnight Foundation has awarded $1 million to the Minneapolis Public Housing Authority to preserve and repair the city's aging public housing. Together with a $1 million investment from MPHA's own reserves, the grant [...]
The following commentary appeared on September 5, 2017 in the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Partnerships can help with public housing Traditional funding is thin; private investors can play a constructive, nonthreatening role. By Greg Russ and Tamir [...]
In recent months, MPHA has begun talking more about the need and the possibilities for reinvesting in our public housing. We have deep needs to rehab, remodel, and redevelop our homes for public housing residents [...]
Metro housing authorities: how can we collaborate to enhance opportunity for families with vouchers?
In August 2017, leaders from public housing agencies across the Twin Cities metro area convened in Minneapolis for "Thinking Locally, Solving Regionally," a study and brainstorming session to discuss how we could work together more [...]
The Minneapolis Public Housing Authority (MPHA) values resident and community voices in every decision we make. However, the protest planned for the site of MPHA’s Glendale Townhomes is based upon recklessly incorrect statements about who [...]