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Letter from the Mayor: 54 Month Progress Report. August 2019.

What’s the latest with all the shelters meant to replace DC General? Natalie Delgadillo. DCist, August 29, 2019.

Mary Cheh re-introduced an eviction bill aimed at housing discrimination.  Meena Morar (Street Sense). Greater Greater Washington, July 17, 2019.

DC Council took a very tentative step to legalize apartments citywide.  Alex Baca, Greater Greater Washington.  July 16, 2019.

D.C. Housing Authority Proposes To Completely Demolish Or Gut Ten Public Housing Properties.  Natalie Delgadillo, DCist.  July 3, 2019.

Five things Phil Mendelson changed in the Comprehensive Plan Framework. David Alpert and Alex Baca, Greater Greater Washington. July 3, 2019.

The Comp Plan is about to be baaaack. Here’s what’s happening.  David Alpert and Alex Baca, Greater, Greater Washington. July 1, 2019.

It’s Time to Make the Housing Production Trust Fund More Transparent.  Dora Crawford, DCFPI. June 12, 2019.

DC’s FY 2020 budget makes big strides to end chronic homelessness! Jessie Rabinowitz, Miriam’s Kitchen.  June 6, 2019.

By Some Metrics, the Number of People Facing Housing Instability in D.C. Continues to GrowMorgan Baskin, Washington City Paper.  June 5, 2019.

This map shows even more starkly how inequitably distributed DC’s affordable housing is.  David Alpert, Greater Greater Washington. June 5, 2019.

An Assessment of the need for large units in the District of Columbia. Urban Institute and CNHED, June 2019.

Update: what changed in FY 2020 DC budget at final vote.  DCFPI. May 29, 2019.

Bowser and Council agree to invest in affordable housing, but not on how.  Martin Austermuhle, WAMU. DCist, May 17, 2019.

What You Need to Know About the FY 2020 DC Budget After First Vote.  DC Fiscal Policy Institute. May 14, 2019.

After the First Budget Vote… Where Are We on Affordable Housing?Washington Legal Clinic for Homeless. May 15, 2019.

DC will set targets for housing, including affordable housing, in all 8 wards by this fall. David Alpert, Greater Greater Washington.  May 13, 2019.

A ‘Modest Yet Adequate’ Living For A Family In The D.C. Area? $105,539.  Elly Yu, DCist.  May 3, 2019.

Homelessness drops for third straight year in DC… Peter Jamison, Washington Post. May 1, 2019.

Mayor Bowser Releases Point in Time Results, Overall Homelessness Continues to Decrease.  Press Release. May 1, 2019.

Should cities subsidize housing for a family making $141,000? Peter Jamison, Washington Post.  April 29, 2019.

Housing Stability in DC Requires Investment in Project-Based Rental Assistance.  Doni Crawford, DCFPI. April 26, 2019.

Gentrification in D.C. means widespread displacement, study findsMarissa Lang, Washington Post. April 26, 2019.

DC Council Should Invest in Ending Chronic Homelessness.  Kate Coventry, DCFPI. April 23, 2019.

D.C. housed the homeless in upscale apartments. It hasn’t gone as planned Peter Jamison, Washington Post. April 16, 2019.

DCFPI’s Budget Toolkit: A Detailed Look at What Is— And Isn’t— in the Proposed FY 2020 Budget. DCFPI.  April 8, 2019.

This Public Housing Complex Was Demolished In 2008. Its Promised Replacement Still Isn’t Completed. Jenny Gathright, DCist (from WAMU broadcast). April 8, 2019.