IHCDA...the Magazine - Spring 2018

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In This Issue

Jeneene West Realty: Making Homeownership Possible Through IHCDA Homeownership Programs...4

Ruth Ann Wraley...5

Homeownership Introduces New Software Platform...6

Ribbon Cuttings and Groundbreakings...8

The Mercantile, Alexandria...9

2018 Rental Housing Tax Credits Announced...10

CreatINg Places: Activating Public Spaces...13

Five Questions About Place with Wendy Blake...14

Interest in Education Program Now Underway...15

RHTC Development in Kendallville Goes LEED Platinum...18

Coordinated Entry Program Now Statewide in Indiana...19

Lead Protection Program to Help Get the Lead Out of Hoosier Homes...20

IHCDA Announces Award Recipients for the Housing First Program...21

Spring Weatherization Semi-Annual Manager's Meeting...22

IHCDA Celebrates 40 Years of Service to Hoosiers...23

Next Level Recovery Indiana...24

50th Anniversary of the Fair Housing Act...25

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Spring 2018

ON THE COVER: Tyler Karst:
Making a Difference in His Hometown

Walking down the streets of Downtown Wabash it doesn’t take long to see the revitalization that has and continues to take place in the first electrically lighted city in the world. As a 2014 Stellar Community, Wabash developed a Strategic Investment Plan (SIP) and within identified a number of projects—many of which have been completed or are currently under construction. While many government, not-for-profit and profit entities have been involved, one person has been seemingly at the center of it all...more

Next Level Veterans Initiative

I was honored to join Governor Eric Holcomb, Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch and others for the announcement of the new Next Level Veterans Initiative in January. The program demonstrates our state’s understanding and acknowledgement of the value of military veterans...more