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Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 18, 2014
National Low Income Housing Coalition
On June 10 the House of Representatives passed the FY15 Transportation, Housing and Urban  Development and Related Agencies (THUD) appropriations bill. It does not fully fund the Housing...
Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
June 11, 2014
U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness; U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development
On June 4, First Lady Michelle Obama announced the Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness, urging local leaders to pursue the goal of ending homelessness among veterans by 2015. Joined by...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
May 27, 2014
Earlier this month, Pres. Obama nominated San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro as the next Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and nominated the current secretary, Shaun...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Reports and Publications, State News
May 19, 2014
Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society
In a new report, “Underwater America: How the So-Called Housing ‘Recovery’ Is Bypassing Many American Communities,” the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society at...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News, State News
March 19, 2014
The Connecticut Department of Housing has issued a notice seeking public comment on The Plan for the Administration of the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development Section 8 Housing Choice...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News
March 13, 2014
In February, Lynn Richards, from the EPA Office of Smart Growth, told a packed house at Partnership’s IForum, “Suburban Retrofit: How CT Towns Can Add Density, Affordability and...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, State News
March 12, 2014
U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development
On March 10, 2014, Suzanne Piacentini became the Field Office Director for Connecticut. Suzanne has been the Acting Field Office Director since 2012 and has worked as HUD’s Hartford Multifamily...
Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
March 11, 2014
Laura Zeilinger, United States Interagency Council on Homelessness Incoming Executive Director.
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
March 05, 2014
U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
HUD has posted a NOFA for their Section 811 Project-Based Rental Assistance Program. $120 million in funding will be available, with applications due May 5, 2014. Made possible by the Frank Melville...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness
March 05, 2014
The President released his FY2015 budget request on March 4, including his proposed funding levels for housing and homelessness programs. The President's budget request for the major housing and...
 

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