The City of Detroit announced more than $100 million worth of housing investment in the city, all of which will go toward preserving affordable housing.
The funding comes from six competitive Low-Income Housing Tax Credit awards. which will fund five affordable housing developments in Detroit. The limited number of 9% low income housing tax credits (LIHTC) will help create or preserve 536 units of affordable housing across the city.
For Valentine’s Day, The Neighborhoods will be sharing short and sweet love stories from Detroit couples who met in Detroit. Join in on the love using our #DetroitLoveStory hashtag.
ANGELO AND ERIKA DIPONTI
Neighborhood: Milwaukee Junction
How they met: They met at a party at the Milwaukee Park Lofts and Angelo instantly knew Erika was the one when he first saw her.
This Friday, December 1 is World AIDS Day. The Baltimore Gallery is hosting an art exhibit dedicated to creating a sex positive narrative and removing the stigma of HIV in Detroit. The exhibit, + (pronounced “Positive”), was produced by Detroit native and photographer Darryl Terrell, and Metro Detroit based community health worker Desiree Jennings.
At The Neighborhoods, we’re interested in hearing from everybody in Detroit about what matters most to you.
Do you have a story to tell about what your community group is doing in the neighborhood? Tell us.
Do you have a story to tell about a home that needs to come down in your neighborhood? Tell us.