The counties that make up California’s Central Valley often cannot compete with coastal areas in attracting businesses to locate in their area. But the Kern County Board of Supervisors just released a plan that would offer businesses incentives to set up shop there and to expand existing enterprises.
About 8,000 people live in the 13 mostly Yup’ik villages in Alaska’s Kusilvak census area, from Hooper Bay on the coast to Emmonak at the mouth of the Yukon River to Russian Mission upriver. The region’s isolation adds 40 percent or more to the cost of goods for shipping
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has awarded $55.2 million to 77 Native American tribes through its Indian Community Development Block Grant (ICDBG) Program.
A new project for both farmworker and workforce housing will be the first of its kind in Woodburn, Oregon.
California is building barely enough new housing amid population growth, although state lawmakers have several options to address the crisis during this legislative session.