The Alliance for Metropolitan Stability is a coalition of grassroots organizations that advances racial, economic and environmental justice in growth and development patterns in the Twin Cities region.

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Equity in Place

Equity in Place is a diverse group of strategic partners from place-based, housing, and advocacy organizations that believe that everyone in the Twin Cities region deserves to live where they want to live and have access to opportunity.

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the latest news

The Link: Manufactured Housing - Very Affordable But Future Unknown

Here is the latest edition of the Link: Manufactured Housing - Very Affordable But Future Unknown. 

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Dakota County Threatens to Leave Regional Transit Board

Dakota County is threatening to leave the regional body that funds transit projects across the Twin Cities. The County Board voted in committee Tuesday to take steps to withdraw from the Counties Transit Improvement Board (CTIB), which pools tax money for projects such as light rail and bus rapid transit (BRT). County leaders have raised concerns about whether membership is worth it. Though CTIB dollars have funded local projects including the Red Line BRT, a lot of the tax money that Dakota County contributes goes toward projects in other counties.

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As market heats up in South Minneapolis, Buyers Finding Deals On Northside

Home values in Minneapolis have almost climbed to their pre-recession peak, but the recovery is far from uniform across the city. Although roughly a third of city neighborhoods now exceed the peak median home values they reached before the recession, neighborhoods in North Minneapolis still struggle far below that level.

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The Link: Asian American and Pacific Islander Anti-Displacement Strategies

Here is the latest edition of the Link: Asian American and Pacific Islander Anti-Displacement Strategies. 

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upcoming events

Transformative Equitable Development series: Inclusive Hiring, Procurement and DBE Goals

Join the Alliance for the sixth session in our Transformative Equitable Development series, where presenters will talk about inclusive hiring, procurement, and DBE goals. 

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Annual Report 2014 (11/19/2015)

At the Alliance, we are committed to advancing equity throughout the Twin Cities region. We apply a racial, economic, and environmental justice lens in our work because we see the interconnectedness between the outcomes that these issues produce. We believe that the disinvestment that communities of color experience as a result of racism cannot be separated from the lack of employment opportunities, inability to build wealth, inadequate transportation connections, climate change or lack of access to affordable housing and healthy food options. This is why we aim to work at the intersection of these issues, understanding that a holistic approach to equity will lead to a more vibrant region.

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