Positive Future #667 (Feature photo – Public Housing in Hong Kong – CCA SA 2.5, Baycrest)
Curbed journalist Jeff Andrews brings us news on the unfolding debate over affordable housing and homelessness. Public housing is when a government entity – federal or more local – owns and operates the housing project. At present, there are over 1 million public housing units in the United States.
Now, efforts at new legislation propose building out 8.5 million housing units and spending $172 billion. Still far less when compared to the defense budget of around $700 billion.
You can read the full story here: https://www.curbed.com/2020/1/13/21026108/public-housing-faircloth-amendment-election-2020