The Root of the Workforce Housing Problem

Cities that spend millions of dollars on technical schools and incentives to attract employers while simultaneously denying workforce housing proposals are essentially saying “Learn here, take your skills elsewhere. Work here, spend your paychecks elsewhere.”

From the piece:

“Millions of dollars for workforce training will go to naught if we don’t have enough housing where workers can afford to live,” he said. “In addition to increasing investments in affordable housing, our budget proposes an additional $200 million for workforce housing.”

A link to the piece is found here