Housing First Minnesota and its members from more than 1,000 construction, renovation and related industries, recently announced legislative recipients of its 2021 Housing Leadership Award. Representative Jon Koznick, R-Lakeville, was among those recognized.
“The safety of home builders, the affordability of housing and the availability of housing in Lakeville and surrounding Minnesota are extremely important to building vibrant and cohesive communities. It is an honor to be recognized for my work and support for these key housing issues, ”said Koznick. “As Lakeville continues to grow, we must ensure that unnecessary regulations and mandates do not increase the costs that prevent homeownership. In fact, as people in our district know, there is still work to be done to reduce barriers to homeownership. I have made a career of helping families take root and become homeowners because building strong communities like Lakeville is so important.
Housing First Minnesota said in a press release that leadership awards have been presented to a handful of lawmakers in recognition of their work throughout the 2021 legislative session and special session in promoting opportunities for accession to the legislature. property for everyone, everywhere.