The CDA recently visited Washington, D.C. with the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) to engage with congressional legislators and discuss Washington County’s critical need for affordable housing.

During the visit, the CDA and NAHRO representatives highlighted the importance of affordable housing initiatives in promoting community development and ensuring access to safe and stable housing for all residents. They emphasized the positive impact that affordable housing programs can have on individuals and families, including improving overall quality of life, boosting economic stability, and fostering a sense of belonging within the community.

The discussions with legislators focused on advocating for increased funding and support for affordable housing development in Washington County. The CDA and NAHRO presented data and success stories to demonstrate the effectiveness of such programs in addressing housing challenges and building stronger, more resilient communities. Through collaborative efforts and ongoing dialogue, the hope is to drive positive change and create more opportunities for affordable housing initiatives to thrive in Washington County and beyond.

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