In a bid to offer more affordable housing options, Minneapolis council members propose bringing back the rooming house

Solomon Gustavo · MinnPost · 12 July 2021

There used to be many rooming house units in Minneapolis and cities across the country until they were deemed undesirable “blight” that were demolished during the latter half of the 20th century. But as homelessness worsened around the nation, the SRO model has resurfaced as a low-barrier way to offer housing.