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Nov 18, 2020, 4:29 PM
Habitat brings back holiday tradition Posted Wednesday afternoon by Tim Kowols, Door County Daily News.
Nov 13, 2020, 10:00 AM
46-unit Attainable Housing Project Proposed for Sister Bay By Myles Dannhausen Jr., Peninsula Pulse – November 13th, 2020 Almost three years after a countywide study revealed a gap of more than 200 rental apartments in northern Door County, a new proposal for affordable units is on the table in Sister Bay. 
Nov 5, 2020, 8:06 PM
Door County has been selected as one of three pilot communities in the state to take part in the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority’s (WHEDA) new Rural Affordable Workforce Housing Initiative.
Oct 31, 2020, 8:36 AM
An affordable housing development concept set for a 12-acre parcel in the Stony Ridge neighborhood of Sister Bay was pressed and approved by the Plan Commission. Next step is to prepare a preliminary document to submit a bid for Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development (WHEDA) tax credits. The Stony Ridge development would sit on 4.8 acres and house around 40 units. 
Oct 22, 2020, 11:00 AM
In an effort by the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority to address the state’s shortage of rural affordable workforce housing is moving forward with the selection of three pilot communities and new financing tools for homebuyers and developers in rural areas.
Aug 21, 2020, 1:36 PM
New report shows many faced financial insecurity before COVID-19. Thirty-one percent of Door County’s households are struggling to afford basic necessities such as housing, child care, food, transportation and internet access. That statistic and others were reported in the state’s third ALICE report, released recently by United Way of Wisconsin in partnership with United for ALICE and local United Ways across the state, including United Way of Door County. 
Aug 21, 2020, 9:30 AM
United For ALICE - Frequently Asked Questions ALICE is an acronym that stands for Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed. ALICE represents the households with income above the Federal Poverty Level but below the basic cost of living. The ALICE Report provides current research-based data that quantifies who in Wisconsin is living on the edge of financial insecurity. United Way will use the ALICE study which contains state, county and municipal level data to raise awareness in order to create lasting changes implemented to improve lives and strengthen local communities.
Aug 21, 2020, 9:15 AM
United Way ALICE Research - Door County Specifics. ALICE is an acronym for Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed — households that earn more than the Federal Poverty Level, but less than the basic cost of living for the county (the ALICE Threshold).
Feb 26, 2019, 11:55 AM
Overview of 2019 AECOM Door County Housing Study. Presenting to the Door County Board of Supervisors, February 26, 2019

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