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Changing Landscape In Detroit Forces Many Seniors Out Of Apartment Housing

The move comes after a new owner purchased the building and did not renew the contract to accept HUD housing vouchers which many residents were receiving.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2014


Flint Ordered To Repay $1M In US Housing Funds

The cash-strapped city of Flint has been ordered to repay more than $1 million in federal housing funds.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/06/2012

Texana Hollis is welcomed home (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Evicted 101-Year-Old Woman Back Home At Last

Texana Hollis, who was evicted seven months ago, returned Wednesday to the home she had lived in for 60 years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2012

(credit: Hermanoff Public Relations)

HUD Pilot Project Looks To Connect Jobs & Low Income Residents

Mayor Dave Bing said he is delighted to be part of the attempt to connect businesses with low-income and public housing residents with HUD funded projects.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2012

(credit: Hermanoff Public Relations)

HUD Returns Public Housing Control To Detroit

The Detroit Housing Commission will be returned to local control, following seven years under federal receivership.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2012


HUD: 101-Year-Old Can’t Return To Home Due To Building’s Poor Condition

Texana Hollis was evicted Sept. 12 after her 65-year-old son failed to pay the mortgage. Two days later, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development said she could return.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2012

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City Workers Welcome ‘Strong Cities, Strong Communities’ Initiative

The head of Detroit’s Workforce Development Department is welcoming help from the Obama Administration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/16/2011

(WWJ Photo, File)

Detroit Neighborhoods Hope For Federal Help

Detroit residents are waiting to hear which Detroit neighborhoods will be chosen to receive help from Washington, D.C..

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/12/2011

Rundown homes are seen in Detroit. (WWJ Photo, file)

HUD Secretary Announces Cities Plan In Detroit

HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan is visiting Detroit to tout a program that’s designed to help cities in urban areas rebound.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/11/2011

(Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

HUD Giving Detroit A Helping Hand

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing will join with HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan Monday morning to announce details of the Strong Cities, Strong Communities initiative.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/11/2011