Comments for: State treasurer takes aim at the cost of public housing

Posted Nov. 14, 2011, at 4:20 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 27, 2012, at 2:08 p.m.

AUGUSTA | State Treasurer Bruce Poliquin is taking aim at what he calls wasted spending for public housing projects in Portland and Waterville, saying per-unit development costs exceed costs of single-family homes. But the Maine State Housing Authority says his calculations are off base and taxpayers are getting their …

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