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The Metropolitan Housing Coalition has worked tirelessly for over 20 years on behalf of fair, decent and affordable housing in the Louisville metropolitan region. MHC is a private, non-profit organization supported by over 300 individuals and  organizations as coalition members that believe safe, decent housing is a basic human right. We advocate for sound housing policies–in our region and nationally–via research, community education and collaboration-building. We invite you to learn more about who we are, the work we do, current issues in housing, and how you can get involved.

Metropolitan Housing News & Events

Three Public Comment Deadlines On Housing And Affordable Energy Are Approaching in October

(1) Louisville Metro Housing Authority (LMHA) – October 12, 2019 Comment on the unjust way Louisville Metro Housing Authority is changing the way people apply for public housing. See below for suggested comments to email to rico-storey@LMHA1.org to voice your protest. The deadline is October 12. The two documents listed below will be available for […]...

SAVE THE DATE: Join MHC on May 30th for the 2019 Annual Meeting Dinner

Please join the Metropolitan Housing Coalition for our 2019 Annual Meeting on Thursday, May 30th from 5:15-7:15 P.M. at The Olmsted, 3701 Frankfort Ave., Louisville, KY 40206. This year’s keynote speaker is Andrea Levere, President of Prosperity Now and chair of the Community Advisory Council of the Federal Reserve System. Levere will focus her talk […]...

MHC Releases the 2018 State of Metropolitan Housing Report

The State of Metropolitan Housing Report (SMHR) examines nine housing indicators that MHC tracks to assess annual progress on fair housing and affordable housing opportunities in the 13-county Louisville metropolitan area, which includes five counties in southern Indiana. The 2018 SMHR is subtitled, “Involuntary Displacement,” as the report also focuses on the state of evictions, […]...

MHC CALLS FOR SCHOOL DESEGREGATION PLAN FROM STATE OFFICIALS SEEKING JCPS TAKEOVER

The Metropolitan Housing Coalition (MHC) calls upon the Kentucky Board of Education and the Interim State Education Commissioner to commit to implementing a strong and effective school desegregation plan for the Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) – a plan that will continue and strengthen JCPS’ efforts to combat the effects of housing segregation in Louisville […]...