The Rapid City Council approved a $75,000 grant to help fund a project to build more than 500 affording housing units near Rushmore Mall at its May 15, 2017 meeting. According to the Rapid City Journal, the director of the project from Freeland Ranch Community Inc. says that the money is needed for infrastructure and road design if the project is to move forward. The measure was approved by a 6-4 vote. The housing project will be built between Haines and 143rd Ave. north of Seger Drive.
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