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Notice CPD-03-10: Use of HUD Resources to Assist Colonias


Date Published: October 2003


The purpose of this Notice is to provide information and guidance to State and Entitlement Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) grantees and subrecipients, Rural Housing and Economic Development (RHED) grantees, HOME participating jurisdictions and subrecipients in the four border states on best practices in distributing these funds to communities with substandard living conditions along the U.S./Mexico border, commonly known as "colonias". The Notice focuses on five issues: Contract for Deed conversion, alternative building technologies, needed infrastructure, individual development accounts and Self-Help/One Stop service centers.

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