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16 Jul
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Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy

Thursday, July 16, 2015 PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE Coordinated growth can help give our counties a critical competitive edge in the global economy. Join us to learn more about how McHenry, Winnebago, and Boone Counties are collaborating on a new comprehensive ...

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15 Jul
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New Group forms in Wake of Gorman’s Proposal on South New Towne Drive

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 Read the full story here: New Group Forms In Wake Of Gorman’s Proposal On South New Towne Drive MyStateline.com Czerwin says, “In speaking with Ron Clewer what I think that what they’re really looking for is ...

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05 Jul
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Putting numbers to the debate over crime at Rockford Housing Authority properties

Sunday, July 05, 2015 Read the full story here: Putting numbers to the debate over crime at Rockford Housing Authority properties Rockford Register Star ROCKFORD — The number of arrests at Rockford Housing Authority properties has been going up, but ...

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02 Jul
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Rockford Housing Authority explores land bank, regional partnerships

Thursday, July 02, 2015 Read the full story here: Rockford Housing Authority explores land bank, regional partnerships Rockford Register Star ROCKFORD — Could a regional land bank help the Rockford Housing Authority solve the next phase of public housing redevelopment?

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30 Jun
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Regular RHA meeting a quiet affair

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 Read the full story here: Regular RHA meeting a quiet affair The Rock River Times “We turned the air-conditioning down to 65 degrees this time,” said RHA CEO Ron Clewer, joking about the less than savory ...

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30 Jun
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Residents, neighbors sound off at Rockford Housing Authority board meeting

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 Read the full story here: Residents, neighbors sound off at Rockford Housing Authority board meeting Rockford Register Star ROCKFORD — Civility prevailed at the Rockford Housing Authority’s monthly board meeting Monday, with residents coming together to ...

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27 Jun
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Mark Baldwin: Rockford housing debate needs more facts, less noise

Saturday, June 27, 2015 By Mark Baldwin Rockford Register Star The debate over Gorman & Company’s emerging plan to develop affordable housing on a site off South New Towne Drive in east Rockford isn’t likely to end anytime soon. Amid the ...

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26 Jun
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City of Rockford releases details on New Towne Drive affordable-housing plan

Friday, June 26, 2015 By Isaac Guerrero and Lindsey Holden Rockford Register Star ROCKFORD — The city of Rockford has posted a zoning application on its website that offers a glimpse of what a 65-unit affordable-housing development proposed for South New Towne Drive ...

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25 Jun
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Fairgrounds fight fuels both sides of Rockford’s South New Towne affordable housing debate

Thursday, June 25, 2015 Read the full story here: Fairgrounds fight fuels both sides of Rockford’s South New Towne affordable housing debate Rockford Register Star Action against the two households has been initiated, and both likely will be evicted from ...

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22 Jun
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Gorman, Rockford Housing Authority win $12M in tax credits

Monday, June 22, 2015 By Lindsey Holden and Isaac Guerrero Rockford Register Star ROCKFORD — A private developer and the Rockford Housing Authority are a step closer to building 65 affordable-housing apartments on the east side. The Illinois Housing Development ...

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