FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
January 28, 2016
LaToya Foster (EOM) 202.727.5011; firstname.lastname@example.org
Gwen Cofield (DHCD) 202.657-8489; email@example.com
Mayor Bowser to Announce $90 Million in Affordable Housing Opportunities
Funding will produce, preserve over 800 units for District residents
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Tomorrow, Mayor Muriel Bowser will announce the winners of 12 projects chosen by the District that will provide more than 800 units of affordable housing for an estimated 1,760 D.C. residents. These projects reinforce the mayor’s commitment to devote $100 million into the Housing Production Trust Fund in her budget each year. Funding will provide the resources necessary to both preserve and produce affordable housing across the District.
Mayor Muriel Bowser
Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development Brian Kenner
Director for Housing and Community Development Polly Donaldson
Affordable Housing Funding Announcement
Friday, January 29th at 11:00 a.m.
DC Department of Housing and Community Development
Housing Resource Center
1800 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue SE
*Closest Metro: Anacostia Metro Station*
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