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Posted byon July 27, 2011 at 11:58 AM EST
The White House Domestic Policy Council (DPC) announces new programs that will better serve low-income families who rent from programs administered by the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Posted byon July 25, 2011 at 6:43 PM EST
The Department of Housing and Urban Development’s programs are at work in southern Texas, addressing gaps in housing and infrastructure.
Posted byon July 15, 2011 at 6:19 PM EST
Your quick look at the week that was on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon July 15, 2011 at 4:58 PM EST
Ron Sims, Deputy Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, discusses steps the Administration has taken to help cities and communities build strong regional economies and create jobs.
Posted byon July 14, 2011 at 10:00 AM EST
The U.S. Department of the Treasury hosted a symposium to discuss economic revitalization through investment in community development financial institutions
Posted byon July 11, 2011 at 8:41 AM EST
Today, in six cities across the country, the Obama Administration announces a pilot initiative, designed to encourage economic growth and community development.
Posted byon July 5, 2011 at 11:37 AM EST
Derek Douglas, Special Assistant to the President for Urban Affairs in the White House Domestic Policy Council, describes new capacity-building grants that will help neighborhoods develop and execute on their visions for growth and ensure that investments in the community are made strategically to maximize impact.
Posted byon June 30, 2011 at 8:36 AM EST
Senior leadership from across the federal government gathered in Washington to discuss the issue of Youth Violence and how to prevent it.
Posted byon June 30, 2011 at 12:48 AM EST
The Department of Transportation announces livability grants to provide affordable, reliable access to safe transportation options.
Announcing the Urban Waters Federal Partnership: Helping Communities Revitalize Their Local Waters through Increased Federal CollaborationPosted byon June 24, 2011 at 1:12 PM EST
Melody Barnes, along with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson and U.S. Department of Interior Secretary Ken Salazar, Senator Ben Cardin, and local city partners announce a new federal partnership to reconnect urban communities with their waterways by improving coordination among federal agencies and collaborating with community-led revitalization efforts.