Enforcing Fair Housing - For Real
Michael Allen writes about HUD's clampdown in The Planning Commissioners Journal:
"Under emerging HUD guidelines and a stepped-up agency enforcement policy, recipients of federal housing funds will be required to take a hard look at impediments to fair housing choice in their jurisdictions and propose robust actions to overcome them.
This new environment will have a dramatic impact on communities across the country, whether they are one of the 1200+ "entitlement jurisdictions" receiving federal funds directly from HUD, or small cities or rural counties whose federal funds are channeled through a state community development agency."
A summary of the article is at PCJ, and the full article is available for purchase.