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Island ties housing to state money - The Galveston County Daily News: Local News

September 28, 2016

Island ties housing to state money

Posted: Friday, March 1, 2013 12:01 am

GALVESTON — The city council’s discussion about approving two mixed-income housing units went late into the night as council members argued over guarantees being made about the long-term future of the project and about the state’s treatment of the city during the development of the project.

After more than an hour of discussion, which itself began eight hours into the council’s regular meeting, the council decided to support the two housing projects, known as Cedar Terrace and Magnolia Homes, but on the condition that the General Land Office guarantee the delivery of federal disaster recovery money for the city’s infrastructure project.

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