11-18-14 | Norfolk and Fremont receive CDBG funding for Comprehensive Revitalization projects
Two communities in Northeast Nebraska—Norfolk and Fremont—were among five total cities being awarded portions of $1.196 million in Community Development Block Grant (CDGB) funding. The funds are categorized as (Supplemental) Comprehensive Revitalization and will be used to improve infrastructure. Beneficiaries include low- and middle-income residents within targeted areas of each city.
10-28-14 | Webinar: EPA Invites Communities to Apply for Assistance to Build Resilience, Pursue Revitalization
EPA is offering technical assistance through the Building Blocks for Sustainable Communities program to help communities across the country--including underserved communities, coastal communities, small cities and rural areas--adopt sustainable growth strategies.
EPA will host a webinar to discuss the program and the application process for technical assistance to implement smart growth development approaches on Thursday, October 30, 2014, from 3 to 4 p.m. EDT.
10-9-14 | Owner-Occupied Housing Rehabilitation Survey
• Owner-occupied housing survey still open
• NROC website gets facelift
• Reminder: owner-occupied housing disaster funds available
• October board meetings