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HUD Approves Three New York Disaster Recovery Plans

October 01, 2012 Print ShareThis

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development today announced the approval of the three disaster recovery plans totaling more than $93 million in emergency aid to help several communities throughout New York, specifically Orange County and the Town of Union, to recover from Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee.  With the acceptance of these disaster plans, the real work of long-term disaster recovery throughout New York can now begin. 

Provided through HUD’s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program, these grants will support long-term disaster recovery efforts in local communities devastated by last year’s disasters.

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