Do you know what a food desert is? Simply stated, it means that it is difficult to get to a local grocery store stocked with fresh fruits and vegetables and all the other typical food items you would expect to find.
In the quarter ending Sept. 30, 2016, Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCAC) closed 13 loans totaling nearly $2 million to assist rural communities in Alaska, California, Colorado, New Mexico and Washington.
Just Released: Out of Reach, a national report on housing unaffordablity by @NLIHC. Lots of local, state data to look through. Folks in our region need a "housing wage" of $36.52 an hour to afford Fair Market Rent (FMR). We need more #AffordableHousing for low income households. https://t.co/NZZsEI06T1