Badger State Housing Alliance
The next meeting will take place on Thursday, September 7th at 9a
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Sub Committees of the Network
- Affordable Rental Housing – Meets Every Third Thursday of Each Month – Click Here to Join
- Affordable Home Ownership – Meets Every Third Thursday of Each Month at 11a – Click Here to Join
- Innovative Strategies – Meeting TBD
- Technical Assistance – First Meeting Thur., March 23 at 9a – Click Here to Join
Curds of Wisdom
The Curds of Wisdom speaker series is a free, monthly forum focused on creating and preserving housing options throughout Wisconsin. The series aims to share effective practices and build relationships among advocates and practitioners. Please join us whether you are an elected official or a motivated neighbor!
Stay tuned, information forthcoming!
May 10, 2023 – Zoning and Fair Housing
Kori Schneider Peragine, Senior Administrator, Metropolitan Milwaukee Fair Housing Council and Robin Palm, Planner II, Village of Mt. Pleasant, WI. Hosted by Kristine Giornalista from Ablelight. Moderated by Sarah Jenkins from the Metro Milwaukee Fair Housing Council.
June 14, 2023 – Zoning and Local Policies that Support Good Housing Fair Housing
Kori Schneider Peragine, Senior Administrator. Metropolitan Milwaukee Fair Housing Council and Robin Palm, Planner II, Village of Mt. Pleasant, WI. Hosted by Sarah Jenkins from the Metro Milwaukee Fair Housing Council. Moderated by Anne Michels from Green Pastures Living Inc.
September 13, 2023 – Promoting Good Development in Wisconsin: Focus on Eau Claire
Eau Claire, Wisconsin is a mid-sized community with significant affordable housing challenges. Listen and learn from the Eau Claire experience.
This discussion will feature Kate Felton, City of Eau Claire City Council, Dr. Sue Wolfgram, Co-Chair of the JONAH Affordable Housing Task Force, Eau Claire Plan Commission, and the Fair Housing Council of Eau Claire, and planning staff from the City of Eau Claire. The fall Curds of Wisdom Series will focus on good development in rural, mid sized cities and urban areas of Wisconsin.