Ideas

Angela Alsobrooks
County Executive | Prince George's County, MD

HOUSING – Maryland: County Executive Angela Alsobrooks – Houses of God Initiative

Idea Category: Housing

HOUSING - Maryland: County Executive Angela Alsobrooks is increasing investment in the county’s Houses of God initiative, supporting seven houses of worship as they develop about 700 affordable housing units on their vacant properties. Funded by the county and Enterprise Community Partners, the initiative provides churches with technical expertise and resources, including architects, lawyers, and finance professionals, to facilitate project development. The county aims to involve 10 to 15 churches in the program, leveraging their land and expertise to create impactful partnerships and contribute to the county's goal of constructing 26,000 new affordable housing units.

Stanley Chang | State Senate | Honolulu, HI

ALOHA Homes

2023 Ideas Challenge Entry Hawaii has long grappled with a severe housing shortage. Median home...