housing

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Cortez Fire Chief Jeff Vandevoorde says a housing disaster in Cortez on Monday demonstrates the pitfalls of not having renters’ insurance.


  • Cable TV subscribers in southwest Colorado may finally be getting Denver channels.
  • U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is providing $86.4 million to the Navajo Housing Authority to help fund affordable housing on the Navajo Nation.

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  • Charges filed against former Mancos Marshall
  • Housing rental prices too high in Southwest Colorado


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Habitat for Humanity builds homes so that everyone can have a healthy, affordable place to call home.  KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Barbara Stagg, Executive Director at Habitat for Humanity of Montezuma County, about their recent accomplishments in getting local families into decent housing, what is available at their ReStore business, and their upcoming event to celebrate recent achievements and future opportunities.

Habitat for Humanity of Montezuma County

Jun 2, 2014
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Habitat for Humanity of Montezuma County works to help families break the cycle of poverty, escape from unhealthy living conditions, and build long-term financial security through new and renovated housing. KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Susan Rain, a board member at Habitat for Humanity of Montezuma County, and Lynn Anderson, store manager at the Habitat for Humanity Re-sale Store, about housing needs in southwest Colorado, how their organization helps meet those needs, and what people can donate and purchase at their re-sale store.