MALLOY ANNOUNCES FUNDS TO SUPPORT AFFORDABLE HOUSING

By DAVID BEDNARZ

(HARTFORD) – Governor Dannel P. Malloy, Department of Housing (DOH) Commissioner and Connecticut Housing Finance Authority (CHFA) Board Chairman Evonne M. Klein today announced investments of more than $60 million in funding for 14 affordable housing projects across the state. The projects will build and rehabilitate 851 affordable apartments and 246 market-rate units.

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ConnCAN statement on General Assembly’s rejection of proposed charter school moratorium

New Haven — The Connecticut General Assembly’s Joint Committee on Education proceeded with Senate Bill 1096 to update our state’s charter law, but decidedly rejected language that would have imposed a two-year moratorium on the opening of charter schools in the state. In response to the Committee’s decision, ConnCAN CEO Jennifer Alexander offered the following statement: Continue reading