April 3, 2014
More than 200 homeowners attended Layton Boulevard West Neighbors Home Improvement Fair where they learned about low-interest loans and matching grants for home upgrades.
April 3, 2014
April 1, 2014
Westlawn Gardens, which replaced half of the old Westlawn public housing complex, is a MANDI finalist for its unique design and environmental features. Though it’s been open less than a year, the project is changing how people view the city’s northwest side.
March 27, 2014
MANDI nominee United Methodist Children’s Services finds its calling working with low-income families.
March 14, 2014
Nearly a dozen renters have moved into foreclosed homes that are part of the Rent to Own Homes program in the Layton Boulevard West neighborhood. The project is a finalist for a MANDI.
February 7, 2014
PyraMax Bank, Milwaukee’s Department of City Development and the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority (WHEDA) are or will be offering financial assistance to renovate foreclosed homes.
February 6, 2014
The semi-annual count of homeless people helps city agencies that serve them get federal funding and glean a better understanding of the effectiveness of efforts to reduce homelessness.
January 27, 2014
Small matching grant programs are inspiring residents of Layton Boulevard West to stop putting off home improvement projects.
January 16, 2014
Layton Boulevard West Neighbors has transformed a vacant foreclosed duplex on the South Side to single-family home that produces as much energy as it uses.