October 2015—October 2015 Issue
Key housing organizations take coordinated approach to preserving rural Minnesota's affordable rentals
A collaborative effort among government agencies and nonprofit organizations in Minnesota aims to keep the “affordable” in rural affordable housing.
Keeping communities informed through the open data movement: A conversation with Otto Doll of the City of Minneapolis
The chief information officer for Minneapolis shares his insights about making a municipality’s administrative data available to the public.
CDFIs seek to innovate to compete with speedy online lenders
Some mission-focused lenders are experimenting with innovative technology platforms to speed up their loan origination and underwriting processes.
Mobile courtroom provides justice on wheels for the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe
The first and only bus-based courtroom in the U.S. is delivering legal services to residents of remote reservation towns.