Building Homes: County Funding for Affordable Housing presents an analysis of housing affordability at the county level, how it affects county government operations and how counties are seeking to address the problem.
This report examines alternative funding solutions and strategies that counties have implemented for infrastructure projects. The analysis examines the challenges counties face in changing demographics, relationships with state and federal governments and funding these projects.
Performance metrics have become especially important for counties in face of rising state and federal mandates, decreasing funding shared by states with counties and multiplying state limitations on counties’ ability to raise revenue.
Counties are working to break cycles of multigenerational poverty across the country. Learn how counties can provide high-quality services to children and families by sharing service provision with partners.
In an era of fiscal constraints, counties are developing innovative solutions to serve their residents. The National Association of Counties (NACo) and the National Council of County Association Executives (NCCAE) are key partners in helping counties meet these challenges.