Webinar slides and recordings on the eCon Planning Suite, including the Introductory Webinar; Consolidated PlanTemplate in IDIS; Orientation to CPD Maps; and Preparing Your Consolidated Plan in IDIS are now posted.
HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan and VA Secretary Eric K. Shinseki announced that HUD will provide an additional $2.5 million to public housing agencies to supply housing and case management for 380 homeless veterans.
HUD has issued guidance on NSP procurement requirements. This alert serves to clarify the guidelines grantees can use to designate an entity as a subrecipient or developer and the procurement requirements for NSP grantees, subrecipients, and developers.
From July 11-12, 2012 in Newark, NJ, HUD is hosting the Section 108 Loan Guarantee Program training, emphasizing how state and local governments can use Section 108 financing as part of the capital funding for job generating community and economic development projects.
Today HUD, the U.S. Department of Agriculture – Rural Development (USDA-RD) and the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) announced a joint “Border Community Capital Initiative” (Border Initiative), a collaboration designed to increase access to capital in the U.S./Mexico border region which includes some of the poorest communities in the country.
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) joined JBJ Soul Foundation Chairman, Jon Bon Jovi, to announce the five finalists of Project REACH (Real-time Electronic Access for Caregivers and the Homeless) during the Health Data Initiative Forum.