Washtenaw County Office of Community and Economic Development http://wemu.org en Washtenaw County Gauging Affordable Housing Need http://wemu.org/post/washtenaw-county-gauging-affordable-housing-need <p>Washtenaw County wants to get a better idea of how great the need is locally for affordable housing, and has launched an online needs assessment to help make that determination.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Paul Montagno is the Sustainable Communities Coordinator for Washtenaw County's Office of Community and Economic Development.</p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:43:00 +0000 Bob Eccles & Taylor Pinson 49297 at http://wemu.org Washtenaw County Gauging Affordable Housing Need Area Small And Home-Based Businesses Surveyed http://wemu.org/post/area-small-and-home-based-businesses-surveyed <p>The Washtenaw County Office of Community and Economic Development is funding a survey of small and home-based businesses in our area to find out what they need to be successful.&nbsp;</p><p>WEMU's Bob Eccles spoke with Jessica Meissner about the survey.&nbsp; Jessica is an economic anthropologist and an advocate for sustainable, community-based economies with The Shed, a business and employment collaborative.</p><p></p><p>Here's a link to the survey:<br><a href="http://theshedbec.com">http://theshedbec.com</a></p> Wed, 08 May 2013 20:57:00 +0000 Bob Eccles 29110 at http://wemu.org Area Small And Home-Based Businesses Surveyed