Housing and Redevelopment Authority

The Hennepin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) was established in 1987 to serve the housing, economic development, and redevelopment needs of the citizens of Hennepin County and its municipalities.

Meetings are held periodically after regular County Board Committee Meetings on Tuesdays. The agenda for each meeting is published as soon as possible prior to a meeting. Meetings are broadcast live on the Metropolitan Cable Network (Channel 6) on the day of the meeting and re-played on the following Friday at 8 p.m.

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Public hearings

Stonehouse Square

  • Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at or after 1:30 p.m.
  • Hennepin County Government Center
    300 South Sixth Street, Minneapolis, MN 55487
    Room A-2400 Commissioner Board Room

This project proposed to be financed under the Housing Program consists of the acquisition, rehabilitation, and equipping of an existing 71-unit multifamily rental housing development and facilities functionally related and subordinate thereto, comprised of one five-story apartment building with 64 units, one two-story building with 4 units, a two-story carriage house with 3 townhome units located at 215 Broadway Street NE in the City, within the County, for occupancy by persons and families of low and moderate income. The Project will be owned and operated by CB Stonehouse Square Limited Partnership, a Minnesota limited partnership, or its affiliates or assigns.

View more details about the Stonehouse Square public hearing (PDF)

Elliot Twins

  • Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at or after 1:30 p.m.
  • Hennepin County Government Center
    300 South Sixth Street, Minneapolis, MN 55487
    Room A-2400 Commissioner Board Room

This project proposed to be financed under the Housing Program consists of the acquisition, rehabilitation, and equipping of an existing 174-unit multifamily rental housing development and facilities functionally related and subordinate thereto, comprised of two high-rise buildings, each with 87 units and located at 1212 9th Street South and 1225 8th Street South in the City, within the County, the construction and equipping of a single-story building that will link the two existing buildings and house community amenities, and the creation of 10 additional units within the two high-rises in areas previously utilized for community amenities, for occupancy by persons and families of low and moderate income. The Project will be owned by Elliots LP.

View more details about the Elliot Twins public hearing (PDF)

Mission

The principal mission of the Hennepin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority is to serve the housing and economic development and redevelopment needs of the citizens of Hennepin County and its municipalities.

The HRA undertakes or assists housing projects that will provide decent, affordable housing, and undertakes or assists economic development or redevelopment projects with a goal of:

  • Creating jobs
  • Expanding the tax base
  • Eliminating blight, and
  • Providing or facilitating the provision or operation of public conveniences and improvements

All of this should be done in a manner which produces the lowest possible cost to such citizens.

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