Partial federal shutdown puts payments to landlords for low-income tenants at risk
WILLMAR — Monthly payments to area landlords that subsidize low-income tenants could be put at risk if the partial federal government shutdown continues into November and beyond, a local housing official says.
“If the shutdown continues we won’t be able to forward any more payments to them,’’ says Jill Bengtson, executive director of the Willmar, Kandiyohi County and McLeod County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
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