Wisconsin Receives Over $1M To Help People With Disabilities Get Affordable Housing

Wisconsin will get more than $1 million to provide affordable housing to people with disabilities, officials announced Monday at a press conference in Madison.

Five housing authorities across the state will get a total of 180 extra vouchers for Section 8 — a federal rent-assistance program.

The Dane County Housing Authority will get the most vouchers, at 60. The Madison Community Development Authority, as well as the housing authorities of Eau Claire, Racine and Chippewa counties, will split the rest...

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Ken Notes: While I am not a huge fan of Section 8 housing, the idea of focusing on disabilities makes this a little more palatable.



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