HUD Awards $500 Million to Help Louisiana, Texas and West Virginia to Recover from Historic Flooding

WASHINGTON – U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Julián Castro today awarded a total of $ 500 million to help Louisiana, Texas and West Virginia to recover after severe flooding events that occurred earlier this year…. HUD Press Releases

HUD Awards $38 Million to Fight Discrimination

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it is awarding $ 38 million under its Fair Housing Initiatives Program (FHIP) to confront discriminatory housing practices…. HUD Press Releases

HUD Awards More Than $14 Million to Help Low-Income Public Housing Residents Secure Higher Paying Jobs

WASHINGTON – In an effort to help low-income public housing residents secure higher paying jobs and access to greater opportunity, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today announced a $ 14 million investment in six public housing authorities and their partners…. HUD Press Releases

HUD Awards More Than $56 Million for Housing and Community Development Projects in 77 Tribal Communities

WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded $ 56.5 million to 77 Native American communities throughout the country to improve housing conditions and stimulate community development for residents, including funding construction projects and local jobs…. HUD Press Releases

HUD Awards Bartlesville, Oklahoma $500,000 “Main Street” Grant

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that the Bartlesville Redevelopment Trust Authority will receive a $ 500,000 grant to redevelop the Bartlesville, Oklahoma’s abandoned Methodist Church and build additional affordable housing units targeted to low-income residents…. HUD Press Releases

HUD Awards More Than $52 Million to Protect Children and Families from Dangerous Lead and Other Home Hazards

WASHINGTON – To protect children and families from the hazards of lead-based paint and from other home health and safety hazards, The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today awarded more than $ 52.6 million in Lead Based Paint Hazard Control grants to 23 local and state government agencies…. HUD Press Releases

HUD Awards $75 Million to Help Low-Income Residents Receive Job Training and Employment

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today awarded $ 75 million to help families living in public housing and those participating in HUD’s Housing Choice Voucher Program connect with services to further their education, find good jobs, and to set them on a path to self-sufficiency…. HUD Press Releases

HUD Awards $5 Million to Reward Local Housing Authorities Working to End Veteran Homelessness

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today awarded more than $ 5 million to 42 local public housing authorities across the country that are working aggressively to end veteran homelessness…. HUD Press Releases

HUD Awards $24 Million to Renew Support to 25 Local HIV-AIDS Housing Programs

WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced $ 24 million in grants to assist more than 1,200 low-income persons living with HIV/AIDS and their families annually. These grants provide a combination of housing assistance and supportive services for this vulnerable population…. HUD Press Releases

HUD Awards Choice Neighborhood Grants to 10 Cities

WASHINGTON – U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Julián Castro today awarded $ 8 million to 10 severely distressed neighborhoods to stimulate affordable housing and economic development. Funded through HUD’s Choice Neighborhoods Initiative, these awards will help local leaders to craft comprehensive, homegrown plans to revitalize and transform these neighborhoods…. HUD Press Releases