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Edmonton seeks $387M from Ottawa for affordable, supportive housing

September 29, 2020

Edmonton is asking the federal government for $387 million to address immediate and longer-term housing needs, Mayor Don Iveson outlines in a letter to the federal minister of families, children and social development.

Iveson sent the request to Ahmed Hussen late Monday after the minister announced $1 billion in federal funding through the Rapid Housing Initiative for projects across the country. 

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