Category Archives: Recent News

Minneapolis Affordable Housing Trust Fund Awards Red Lake Band Development

The Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians has been awarded more than $2.7 million from the City of Minneapolis Affordable Housing Trust Fund for its development in Minneapolis. The development will feature 109 units of affordable rental housing, as well as the Red Lake Nation Embassy and a Wellness Center. Congratulations to the Red Lake Band! Click here to read more.

Becky Landon Appointed to Community Advisory Committee for Snelling-Midway Redevelopment Site

Becky Landon, CEO of Landon Group, was recently announced as a member of the newly appointed Community Advisory Committee (CAC) that will offer input into the Snelling-Midway Redevelopment Site. Click here to read more of the tentative plans for this 34.5 acre superblock, the role of the CAC, and the list of community members appointed. Congratulations, Becky!

Shoreview Area Housing Initiative Partners with St. Paul College Students

The Shoreview Area Housing Initiative (SAHI), a client of Landon Group, is partnering with a class of St. Paul College carpentry students to build a home for veteran Thomas Koop. Koop was diagnosed with PTSD after his 15-month tour in Afghanistan and was therefore unable to hold a job. With a long VA housing waiting list, Koop and his wife became homeless. Thanks to the volunteer work of these carpentry students and SAHI, Koop and his wife will have a home again. Click here to read more of this inspiring story.