Posted by Derek Douglas on June 30, 2010 at 1:56 PM
Last week, the Administration issued the second annual place-based policy guidance as part of the preparation for the FY 2012 budget, building on last year's efforts to take a comprehensive look at how federal policy impact places and the people who live there.
Posted by Derek Douglas on June 25, 2010 at 9:49 AM
Yesterday, HUD Secretary Donovan announced the Sustainable Communities Regional Planning grant, building on the work and success of the Sustainable Communities Partnership. These efforts are prime examples of President Obama's broader urban and metropolitan agenda that aims to break down traditional government silos and leverage resources to invest in cities and metros in a comprehensive and integrated way.
Posted by Melody Barnes on June 23, 2010 at 4:53 PM
Lead Cabinet Secretaries from the United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) joined USICH Director Barbara Poppe to unveil and submit "Opening Doors: Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness" to the President and Congress.
Posted by Secretary Donovan on May 21, 2010 at 4:42 PM
Secretary for Housing and Urban Development Shaun Donovan discusses a visit to Atlanta where local planners are linking neighborhoods together through the Atlanta BeltLine -- a project that will not only connect the City of Atlanta with its surrounding communities, but will create new economic development and jobs.