Apartments under construction in West Dallas.

The top local stories this morning from KERA News:

The Dallas City Council is scheduled to vote Wednesday on its first comprehensive housing policy.

The goal is to address the shortage of affordable housing and break up concentrations of poverty in the city. About six out of 10 Dallas residents spend more than one-third of their income on housing costs.

Other stories this morning:

An art teacher with the Mansfield school district is suing her employer for sexual orientation discrimination. Barbara Pierce Bush has a new memoir out that she co-wrote with her twin sister Jenna Bush Hager. They write about life in one of America’s most prominent political families.

You can listen to North Texas stories weekdays at 8:22 a.m. and 6:20 p.m. on KERA 90.1 FM.

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