U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

12:09pm

Fri June 29, 2012
Wildfire

HUD Provides Disaster Resources To Colorado Wildfire Victims

High Park Fire taken June 17
David Dennis KUNC

President Obama’s major disaster declaration will allow U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to offer foreclosure relief and other assistance to certain families living in El Paso and Larimer Counties who have been affected by the Waldo Canyon and High Park fires.

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6:47am

Wed May 16, 2012

6:45am

Tue April 17, 2012

12:01pm

Mon April 2, 2012
Community

Helping the Homeless Veterans of Colorado

Matthew Woitunski WikiMedia Commons

Colorado is receiving some financial help to get homeless veterans off the streets. Housing Authorities across the state were awarded a combined $1,747,469 from U-S Housing and Urban Development and the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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10:01pm

Thu March 1, 2012
Governing

Shrinking Community Grants Put Cities In A Crunch

Originally published on Fri March 2, 2012 4:24 am

Budget cuts approved by Congress in the past two years are trickling down to local communities, and officials there are not happy. They say that reductions in community development block grants will hurt the nation's most vulnerable neighborhoods.

Two years ago, the federal government gave out about $4 billion in such grants to low- and moderate-income communities. This year, the figure is $3 billion — a 25 percent cut. And as that pie has shrunk, those whose slices have shrunk even more are hungry for answers.

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