Iqaluit land shortage triggers social housing crunch

Dozens on social housing waiting list

APTN National News
How can there be a land shortage in the Arctic?

Iqaluit is facing one and that shortage means no social housing units built this year in Nunavut’s capital.

APTN’s Kent Driscoll explains.

Video Journalist / Iqaluit

Kent has been APTN’s Nunavut correspondent since 2007. In that time he has closely covered Inuit issues, including devolution and the controversial Nutrition North food subsidy. He has also worked for CKIQ-FM in Iqaluit and as a reporter for Nunavut News North.

Contribute Button