OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR — Media Advisory — Governor Ige accepts Affordable Rental Housing Report and Ten-Year Plan from Special Action Team

Posted on Jul 27, 2018 in Latest News, Press Releases

MEDIA ADVISORY
July 27, 2018

WHAT: Governor Ige accepts Affordable Rental Housing Report and Ten-Year Plan from Special Action Team

The report recommends actions to achieve the goal of completing 22,500 affordable rental housing units statewide.
It also identifies state, county, and private lands suitable for affordable rental housing, and establishes performance measures and timelines for developing rental housing for various AMI groups (from zero to 140 percent of area median income).

Act 127 (2016) established a goal of developing 22,500 affordable rental units statewide by the end of 2026 and a Special Action Team on Affordable Rental Housing to recommend actions to achieve the goal.

WHEN: Friday, July 27, 2018 at 11 a.m.

WHO: Governor David Y. Ige
Members of the Special Action Team on Affordable Rental Housing

WHERE: Governor’s Ceremonial Room, State Capitol, 5th Floor

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Media Contacts:
Jodi Leong
Deputy Communications Director/Press Secretary
Office of the Governor
Office: 808-586-0043
Mobile: 808-798-3929
jodi.c.leong@hawaii.gov

Cindy McMillan
Communications Director
Office of the Governor
Office: 808-586-0012
Mobile: 808-265-7974
cindy.mcmillan@hawaii.gov