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HUD Solution to CHA’s Spending on Luxury Apartments? More Spending

Chicago Daily Observer 31 July 2014 One Comment

On the day a think-tank publicly released a report that says the Chicago Housing Authority has been socking away hundreds of millions of dollars instead of using it for housing for the poor, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has asked the agency to do more.


“Since HUD learned of the level of the reserves, it has prompted CHA to issue more vouchers,” said Brian Gillen, a spokesman in the Chicago office, in a written statement.

Read more at the Chicago Tribune

Some background from Crain’s 

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  • Sheila said:

    We have been short-changed from our first days as slaves til the present time! Nothing changes if nothing changes. I am glad more vouchers will be made available.

    Were any crimes committed as a result of this slight of hand? When will Daley be indicted for all of his crimes. Both Daley and Rahm should be held accountable!

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