The House is at a stalemate in advancing its proposed budget resolution approved by the Budget Committee in March 2016 in a party-line vote.
Secretary Julián Castro announced $6,653,721 in second round of Housing and Urban Development funding to NJ communities working to end homelessness.
There are no major cuts, a few programs received funding increases and the bill ensures continued assistance to households currently served by HUD.
A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held on April 20 to celebrate the long awaited opening of The Brookdale Senior Houisng at 60 Bergen Avenue, Teaneck NJ.
The Senate is recommending HUD funding at $39.2B, an increase of nearly $89M above the FY2016 enacted level and $446M below the budget request.
HUD needs approximately $1B in funding this year compared to FY16 just to maintain current program levels and renew rental assistance contracts.
Having a criminal record is too often a barrier to housing and puts many people, and disproportionately African Americans, at risk of homelessness.
Kilmer Homes I & II is a significant step in Edison’s efforts to provide affordable housing for our citizens with lower-and moderate incomes.
HUD has released a package of technical assistance materials for providers on its Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Homelessness page.
A quarter of renters spend more than half of their incomes on housing and are forced to cut back on basic necessities to put a roof over their head.