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 (totaling about $130 million in 2017) that far outstrip the funding we get from Congress (around $10 million a year). [...]
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 closely to provide more mobility and opportunity for the families we serve using Housing Choice Vouchers. We were joined by [...]
Enjoy some scenes from the many amazing National Night Out gatherings held this year by MPHA buildings and neighborhoods around the city! We are excited every August to celebrate with the residents and neighbors who make our community strong year-round. As always, we were honored to have the mayor, acting police chief, sheriff's deputies, [...]