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Minn. cities get stimulus money (12:21 p.m. 1/18/10)

By Burl Gilyard Dolan Media Newswires Minneapolis — Minneapolis and St. Paul have landed a combined $37.5 million in federal stimulus money aimed at easing the ongoing foreclosure crisis. Minneapolis received $19.46 million. The city was the lead applicant with ...

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Civil Rights complaints target Milwaukee agencies

Sean Ryan sean.ryan@dailyreporter.com The National Black Chamber of Commerce this week filed federal complaints charging three Milwaukee-area government agencies with failing to hire enough low-income people on projects. According to the complaints — filed with the U.S. Department of Housing ...

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Minority contracting sparks civil rights war

Sean Ryan sean.ryan@dailyreporter.com Harry Alford’s nationwide blitzkrieg of civil rights complaints on behalf of minority contractors should reach Wisconsin in about a month. “I’m going to raise hell,” said Alford, president of the National Black Chamber of Commerce. Alford said ...

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Beloit Housing Authority seeks stimulus

Sean Ryan sean.ryan@dailyreporter.com The Beloit Housing Authority wants stimulus money for a project to renovate 65 apartments, but federal rules will force the agency to miss the first round of applications. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development this ...

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