Mayor announces investment in affordable housing units in DC

Investment in housing to help with 800 new, renovated units
  • Mayor Muriel Bowser is investing in providing affordable housing in D.C.
  • She promised to work on affordable housing and homelessness when she campaigned for mayor.
  • The $82 million allocated to the housing fund will help provide 800 housing units.

An important campaign promise made by DC Mayor Muriel E. Bowser looks to be on its way to coming true. Last Friday, Mayor Bowser announced that she’s earmarked a remarkable $82 million from the city Housing Production Trust Fund to build or preserve more than 800 affordable housing units.