Housing is celebrating a HUGE WIN at the legislature. With our champion lawmakers, hardworking team, and advocates like you, Homes for All secured $90M in bonds for affordable housing! Additionally, coalition partners secured $30M for mental health crisis centers. We could not have done it without you.

The bill includes:

  • $90M for Affordable Housing
  • $30M for Mental Health Crisis Centers 

This is our largest win EVER - and we could not have done it without you.

Legislative Summary:

Bonding

  • Housing Infrastructure Bonds (HIB):
    • $50M - Non-Restricted
    • $30M - Restricted to Permanent Supportive Housing (for individuals with behavioral health needs)
    • Senior Housing Eligible Use - 55+ (new use for HIB)
    • Manufactured Housing Eligible Use (new use for HIB)
  • General Obligation Bonds (GO): 
    • $10M - Public Housing
    • $30M - Mental Health Crisis Centers - (emergency shelter for individuals with behavioral health needs)
      • $28.1M -  Mental Health Crisis Centers Grant Program
      • $1.9M - Scott County Crisis Center

TOTAL: $120M in #Bonds4Housing

Appropriations

Our appropriation asks were not included in the Supplemental Budget Finance Bill. Provisions that were initially included: Homework Starts with Home, and Lead Paint Prevention Act.

YOUR VOICE MATTERS!

Thank you for your advocacy this session.

Who We Are

Homes for All is a statewide coalition that advances shared policy initiatives that lead to housing stability for all Minnesotans. Homes for All supports statewide investment across Minnesota's Housing Continuum.