Housing projects' future still uncertain

At the center of Jackson’s efforts to provide homes for local workers, there are two housing projects. In the past month both have become mired in political and financial complications.

Now elected officials are in search of backup plans for the embattled projects, one on Kelly Avenue and one on King Street. But there is mounting anxiety over the uncertainty of the situation, and the status of both remains unclear.

“Right now, everyone is left hanging,” Councilor Arne Jorgensen said at a meeting on Monday. “Neighbors are left hanging, developers are left hanging, we’re left hanging.”

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Posted by Stefani
Aug 21, 2019