Housing and Urban Development

A homeless man sleeps outside a window of the former Wayne County Office building.  (WWJ/Vickie Thomas)

Homeless Population In Michigan Spikes In Comparison To 2013

The Department of Housing and Urban Development released a new study showing that Michigan’s homeless rate is on the rise.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2014


White House LGBT Conference Held In Detroit

The summit was held in response to the recent passing of the Equal Access to Housing Rule, which now prohibits HUD participants from discriminating against LGBT applicants.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2012

Detroit downtown

Detroit Receives $1M Grant To Make Homes Healthier

Mayor Dave Bing will accept a grant of nearly $1 million dollars Wednesday to help make Detroit homes healthier and safer for children and families.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/20/2011