Governor Whitmer announces funding for affordable housing across Michigan

LANSING, Mich. — On Friday, Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced funding to build or improve nearly 700 affordable housing units at 17 different pro...

January 14, 2023
1:20 AM

LANSING, Mich. — On Friday, Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced funding to build or improve nearly 700 affordable housing units at 17 different projects across Michigan.  The total costs of projects funded is expected to be around $176.6 million. The initiative is expected to create over 60 permanent jobs and over 1,100 temporary jobs.  'As rents and home prices go up across the state, it's clear that quality, affordable housing is out of reach for far too many Michiganders,' said Whitmer. 'We must build more housing, which is what makes this program so important.

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