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1610, 2017

Watch MPHA’s “Pathways to Preservation” (narrated in English & Somali)

October 16th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Watch MPHA’s “Pathways to Preservation” (narrated in English & Somali)

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 [...]

2709, 2017

$1 million grant from McKnight helps kick-start investment in public housing across Minneapolis

September 27th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on $1 million grant from McKnight helps kick-start investment in public housing across Minneapolis

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 [...]

609, 2017

MPHA in Star-Tribune: Partnerships can help with public housing

September 6th, 2017|Categories: News|Comments Off on MPHA in Star-Tribune: Partnerships can help with public housing

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 [...]

2008, 2017

Five things every MPHA public housing resident should know

August 20th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Five things every MPHA public housing resident should know

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 [...]

1608, 2017

Metro housing authorities: how can we collaborate to enhance opportunity for families with vouchers?

August 16th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on 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 [...]

1007, 2017

MPHA 2018 Moving to Work (MTW) Annual Plan

July 10th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on MPHA 2018 Moving to Work (MTW) Annual Plan

UPDATE: Visitors might wish to review the Public Hearing Guidelines (PDF) ahead of the Sept. 27th public hearing. The public is invited to review and comment on MPHA's 2018 draft MTW Plan and Operating Policies. [...]

607, 2017

MPHA Statement: July 6 protest at Glendale based upon highly inaccurate information

July 6th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |Comments Off on MPHA Statement: July 6 protest at Glendale based upon highly inaccurate information

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 [...]

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