Whether it’s the derecho, coronavirus, or Iowa’s rural housing challenges, finding affordable housing in Iowa will have a growing impact on Iowa’s economy. What can communities do to help more projects get through the pipeline?
Panelists include: Lauren Johnson, Polk County Housing Trust Fund; Stephanie Murphy, Cedar Rapids Neighborhood Finance Corporation; Joe Murphy, Iowa Business Council. Moderated by: Marissa Payne, The Gazette.
This session was part of the 2020 Iowa Ideas Conference presented by ITC and held Oct. 15-16, 2020. This session originally occurred at 8:30-9:30 a.m. on Oct. 16, 2020. The two-day conference hosted by The Gazette brings together policy makers, experts and community members passionate about the state's future. For more, visit www.iowaideas.com.