August 4, 2017
- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development wants to assist cities across the nation which are prone to flooding disasters. The federal agency recently appropriated over $178 million to assist America’s 2015 and 2016 flooded areas. The Community Development Block Grant will provide the funds for this cause.
- Housing discrimination is an issue in America. As a result, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development appropriated 38 million to promote fair housing practices. There are three categories the agency will place their focus, “Education and Outreach Initiative grants, Fair Housing Organizations Initiative and Private Enforcement Initiative grants.“