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Mayor Wheeler, Chair Kafoury, Portland Housing Bureau to Announce Funding Award for Innovative Supportive Housing Pilot

Office of Mayor Ted Wheeler

City of Portland

MEDIA ADVISORY

MAYOR TED WHEELER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Eileen Park, 503-823-6541

Mayor Wheeler, Chair Kafoury, Portland Housing Bureau to Announce Funding Award for Innovative Supportive Housing Pilot

The funding award is the first time state and local agencies have paired funding for housing development and services in a targeted effort to address chronic homelessness

Portland, OR—The City of Portland and Multnomah County will hold a press conference to announce funding awards for a Supportive Housing, SRO-style pilot from the first solicitation of its kind to bundle services funding with construction funding.

WHEN: Thursday, January 10, 2019, 2-3 pm
WHERE: St. Mark’s Lutheran Church
5415 SE Powell Blvd, Portland, OR 97206

The press conference will be held in the sanctuary. Press can either park on 54th and load in directly in through the sanctuary or in the lot and come through the front doors.

Speakers:
Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler
Multnomah County Chair Deborah Kafoury
Val Valfre, Oregon Housing Stability Council

Shannon Callahan, Interim Director, Portland Housing Bureau, Marc Jolin, Director, A Home for Everyone/Joint Office of Homeless Services will also be available to answer questions.

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