Caddo Commission Rejects $1Million Proposal for Housing Trust Fund

Caddo Commission Rejects Funding for Housing Trust Fund After deferring the measure two times since it was first introduced in November 2017, several Caddo Parish Commissioners voted to block a proposal that would have provided $1 million from the Parish’s $140 million surplus funds to its E. Edward Jones Housing Trust Fund at its regular meeting this week. Ordinance 5751 would have provided seed funding for the Housing Trust Fund to support gap funding for experienced developers, nonprofits, and faith based organizations to create quality affordable housing, mixed use development, and paths to homeownership throughout the Parish. The proposal was voted down on a 6-6 vote with District 12 Co

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