Tribe working with Tlingit Haida to put up rental duplex in town
October 25, 2023
No question housing is tight in town, and the Wrangell Cooperative Association is trying to help.
WCA already has used federal funds to build two single-family homes, which it sold to tribal members, and now is partnering with the Tlingit Haida Regional Housing Authority on a rental duplex.
WCA is interested in providing more housing to help ease the shortage in town, said Esther Aaltséen Reese, tribal administrator, last week. Any further development, however, will depend on funding, decisions by the tribal council and available lots, which are in short supply in Wrangell.
The Tlingit Hai...