Corey Harris sees housing as the first step in addressing many other equity issues in Gainesville. (Katie Hyson/WUFT News)

Gainesville’s new senior housing strategist on the affordable housing shortage

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Corey Harris began this month in the newly created position of senior housing strategist for the City of Gainesville. He’s tasked, in part, with helping solve a serious affordable housing shortage.

WUFT’s Katie Hyson spoke with Harris about his plans.

About Katie Hyson

Katie Hyson is a Report for America Corps Member at WUFT News covering racial and rural inequities in East Gainesville and north central Florida. She can be reached by calling 352-392-6397 or emailing news@wuft.org. Click here to learn how you can support her reporting.

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