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Minneapolis Is Using Zoning to Tackle Housing Affordability and Inequality

June 10, 2019
Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey is the unlikely protagonist in one of the boldest policy gambits aimed at tackling the housing affordability crisis currently gripping many of America’s cities. Since being sworn into office in January 2018, the 37-year-old mayor of Minnesota’s largest city has helped shepherd through a radical rezoning of the city's 83 neighborhoods, which is intended to ease the creation of and access to affordable housing across the city.... Read more about Minneapolis Is Using Zoning to Tackle Housing Affordability and Inequality
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Upcoming Events

2019 Sep 04

2019 Ash Center Open House

4:00pm

Location: 

Ash Center Foyer, 124 Mount Auburn St., Floor 2, Suite 200N

Join us at the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation’s 2019 Open House. 

Learn about the Ash Center’s research, course offerings, and programs fostering excellence in democratic governance and innovation. Hear about our many student resources including travel grants, fellowships, experiential learning programs, and research opportunities. 

Our faculty and fellows will be available to meet and answer questions during the event. Food and drink will be provided.

 

2019 Sep 13

Fall 2019 Ash Center Community Speaker Series

Fri - Fri, Sep 13 to Dec 13, 12:00pm - 12:00pm

Location: 

Ash Center Foyer, 124 Mount Auburn St., Floor 2, Suite 200N

Join us in the fall for the return of the Ash Center Community Speaker Series. Check back for details on speakers, dates and times. 

 

The Ash Community Speaker Series features discussions with students, faculty, fellows, and alumni whose research or other academic work is supported by the Ash Center. The series is a forum to discuss new ideas, innovative work, and ongoing projects that are related to the Ash Center's mission to make the world a better place by advancing excellence and innovation in governance and...

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