Everybody talks about it. "It" is affordable housing. There is a direct link between communities being able to provide affordable living conditions and economic development. And, there is an impact that affordable housing has on filling jobs. With over 17,000 open positions in the Greater Des Moines Metro it's something that really matters. Affordable housing is on the short list of the goals espoused by the Greater Des Moines Partnership as well as one of the communities in this piece. It's a story I stumbled on early this week and it has to do with the Merle Hay Mall, Anawim Housing and the City of Urbandale. Let's get started...
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Urbandale is a great place to live. Please consider building the affordable housing by Merle Hay Mall. I think this would be the thing to give life to the mall. We have a caring community that gives a helping hand to our neighbors.
Posted by: Sue Koch | 04/19/2019 at 09:50 PM