A weekly public affairs show about McKeesport and the Mon Valley, produced in cooperation with WEDO (810) and WZUM (1550).
Guest: Steve Buckelew, executive director, McKeesport Housing Authority
Topic: Public housing issues and concerns
How discussed: What is public housing and how is it provided in McKeesport? What are the rights and responsibilities of tenants who access public housing services? What are the challenges of providing safe, affordable housing when funding is going down? What is a so-called "Section 8" housing voucher and what are some common misconceptions about them?
Filetype: MP3 - Size: 27.35MB - Duration: 29:53 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)
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