POSTED: July 19th, 2011 • Latest News

PolicyLink created this helpful guide for communities applying for HUD Sustainable Communities grants. Learn how to make equity an integral part of your application!

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POSTED: July 6th, 2011 • Latest News

The Alliance for Metropolitan Stability provided this summary of the Community Engagement Team’s Anchoring Equity in Sustainable Regional Development Outcomes event last week. The event was presented in partnership with the Northwest Area Foundation and the Metropolitan Council, and featured Angela Glover Blackwell of PolicyLink, john powell of the Kirwan Institute, Nekima Levy-Pounds of the University of St. Thomas and others.

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POSTED: July 6th, 2011 • Latest News

Growth & Justice adds its two cents about Minnesota’s troubling inequities after attending the Community Engagement Team’s Anchoring Equity Event last week, presented in partnership with the Northwest Area Foundation and the Metropolitan Council.

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POSTED: July 6th, 2011 • Latest News

Twin Cities Finance & Commerce covered the Anchoring Equity to Achieve Sustainable Regional Development Outcomes event the Community Engagement Team hosted last week.. The event highlighted ways that the Twin Cities region can capitalize on the opportunity of new transitway development to increase racial and economic equity for our residents.

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POSTED: July 1st, 2011 • Latest News

Determined to avoid the mistakes made in the early stages of the Central Corridor, transit planners have spent June inviting communities from north Minneapolis to Maple Grove to share their concerns about a potential billion-dollar system in the Bottineau Corridor. Read more >