$3M coming to Vermont for affordable housing

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) Three million dollars is coming to Vermont for affordable housing. Sen. Bernie Sanders announced the grant from the National Housing Trust Fund Thursday.

The money will be used to build, preserve and rehabilitate affordable rental housing for extremely low-income families.

This is the third year in a row that Vermont has received the funding. The money has already assisted seven projects across the state.