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WATCH: Inside Section 8 Housing, Mobilizing ROC's Millennial Vote & Artist Amy Grigg

Sep 22, 2016

 

Credit Rochester Housing Authority

On the evening of September 26th a waiting list for a program that helps low income residents pay for housing will close. So what’s the real impact of this program known as Section 8? On this edition of Need to Know we look into the myths and misconceptions of Section 8 and much more.

Also on the show, a voter registration drive in Rochester is bringing together entertainers, businesses and community leaders. We’ll learn why they’re focused on mobilizing the millennial vote.

And we look at the transition from bark to works of art. A local woodworker and artist shows us how she transforms nature into creative works intended to bring joy.