Ride hail drivers in New York City will now be guaranteed a minimum pay, after the city's Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) voted for the change early this week. New York is the first in the country to establish...
An apartment complex in North Carolina generated 120 times as many hospital visits as would have been expected for its population, until a creative coalition forced its sale and worked with the new owner to change things.
The current HopkinsLocal effort, a three-year program launched in September 2015, is also clearly a response to the death of Freddie Gray and the events that followed.
A: No, they do not. Market-rate developers are business people. They charge as much as the market will bear. When housing prices go up . . .
Shelterforce spoke with MacArthur Foundation "Genius Award" recipient Nikole Hannah-Jones about her research into the persistence of racial segregation, and how without government intervention, average Americans have done an excellent job of enforcing "separate but unequal" schools.
Though the idea of social housing is gaining traction among advocates and policy experts, the path of least resistance for its production in the U.S. is also the path of the perpetuation of residential racial segregation.
It is basic aspect of human behavior that we would all like easier exams and easier jobs. Banks are no exception. Despite a CRA exam pass rate of 98 percent, the major thrust of bank comments is that they want easier exams with fewer moving parts and less uncertainty.
Old Brooklyn CDC in Cleveland finds that being an early adopter of a community health focus has its advantages.
The country's political realignment, taking income protections national, CVS buys Aetna, cities can learn from Nashville, more.
Nonprofits advocate for local transit spending, but annual conference logistics don't typically include bus route information for attendees.
Over a dozen stories of how Americans from all different backgrounds have managed to leverage a few thousand dollars to lead lives that have helped thousands of other people, and strategies to reinvigorate a movement to influence asset building policy nationally.
From hospital to housing, the toll of CA's wildfires, gerrymandering's famous enemy, Medicaid to the rescue, more.
Voters have set up an unprecedented fight between progressive housing groups and real estate interests. It will be a brutal fight. For proof of this, housing advocates in New York need only to look at California.
A new housing acquisition model is focusing on a specific criteria to increase access to opportunity for very low-income families.
News from—and affecting—the community development world. This week: Louisiana votes for justice, California wildfires and housing, a *new* redlining map, HUD's grading system, aging households, more.