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12.12.2019 -

A place to call home

Right now, the area east of Little Chico Creek between Humboldt Road and the Chico Bike Path is mostly empty fields, save for a small community garden. But starting in 2021, the Community Housing Improvement Program (CHIP) will begin constructing Creekside Place, its largest affordable housing project in Chico.

12.11.2019 -

Support for Native Hawaiians

Kiley Adolpho, 39, says she tried for years to become a carpenter, but found there was a lot of competition and the field was male-dominated. “I tried to apply for part-time jobs, or full-time jobs when I was between jobs, but either I didn’t have the training or they didn’t want to tell ...

12.10.2019 -

WHEDA CEO to Keynote; Congressional Gold Medal Winner to Receive Distinguished Alumnus Award at MATC Winter Commencement Dec. 13

Joaquin Altoro, CEO and executive director of the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority (WHEDA), will present the keynote speech at Milwaukee Area Technical College’s Winter Commencement at 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at the Miller High Life Theatre, 500 W. Kilbourn Ave. More than 750 students will graduate from associate degree, technical ...