February 5, 2013: First Round of CDBG Grants

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

The first installment of disaster aid in the form of Community Development Block Grants are announced for New York City ($1.7 billion) and New York State ($1.7 billion) and New Jersey $1.8 billion).  The Bloomberg Administraiton has laid out intial plans and the annoucement from U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is here.

Numerous community based groups respond regarding decision making process.