Resources

Housing Issues for Minnesota Cities

Informational Memo

Concepts of affordable and fair housing. Local tools cities may implement to preserve or produce affordable housing and address homelessness.

Published Jan 25, 2021.

Handbook for Minnesota Cities Chapter 14: Community Development and Redevelopment

Handbook Chapter

Learn about the requirements for a city to establish criteria for awarding business subsidies and various development agencies cities may…

Published Nov 2, 2020.

Build It Right: All Minnesota Cities for Safe, Quality Homes

Protect city authority to make development fee on housing cost decisions based on locally identified needs.

Published Feb 11, 2020.

Housing & Development Resources

Understand the cities' role in developing and maintaining quality housing stock and the infrastructure that supports it.

Development Fees and Cities Q&A

Common questions about why cities have development fees and how cities work with developers.