The city of Bradenton should receive more than $535,000 in SHIP funding, but the Florida Legislature continues to raid the main SHIP revenue source and estimates for fiscal year 2017-18 available dollars for local programs range from $75,000 to $200,000.
The city of Bradenton should receive more than $535,000 in SHIP funding, but the Florida Legislature continues to raid the main SHIP revenue source and estimates for fiscal year 2017-18 available dollars for local programs range from $75,000 to $200,000. Herald file photo
The city of Bradenton should receive more than $535,000 in SHIP funding, but the Florida Legislature continues to raid the main SHIP revenue source and estimates for fiscal year 2017-18 available dollars for local programs range from $75,000 to $200,000. Herald file photo

Legislature’s effort to divert affordable housing dollars is hurting local programs

April 26, 2017 08:35 PM