Shirley Winn was named today as director of the Kansas City Housing and Community Development Department.
Winn has been serving as acting director since earlier this year and previously was the city’s housing administrator.
As director, Winn will continue to allocate the city’s Community Development Block Grant money and will oversee a variety of low-income housing programs.
City Manager Wayne Cauthen said Winn has been instrumental in re-establishing the city’s housing department.
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