"Once we get that baseline, we can start looking at current conditions, which we can all agree are pretty unacceptable, and see how can we take structures, finance mechanisms and create the strategy to create an acceptable plan," Clewer explains.
RHA CEO Ron Clewer agrees that public housing, the way it's currently structured, can become a target for criminal activity. Many aldermen voted down a proposed partnership with RHA last week. It could've resulted in receiving federal dollars to tear ...
Rockford Housing Authority Director Ron Clewer spoke before the council Monday night. He said he's moved past the “no” vote on the application for a federal grant that would have revamped Fairgrounds. He said that just means a new strategy has to be ...
"I want to stop, and I want us to breathe," said Ron Clewer, CEO of Rockford Housing Authority. He's upset that aldermen voted against an effort to secure a federal housing grant worth $28 million. The money in part would go toward demolishing ...
Both Transform Rockford Executive Director Mike Schablaske and Rockford Housing Authority CEO Ron Clewer said that the council's rejection of the grant proposal that proponents say would deconcentrate poverty in west Rockford was not a solution.
Since Tuesday night's “No” vote on Choice Neighborhoods, Rockford Mayor Larry Morrissey (I) and I have both publicly called for a community discussion to develop a strategy for housing that will address poor quality housing, quality affordable housing ...
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