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Daily Press
Facebook feedback for June 30: Shipyard grant, Fraud suspect, Ridley Place grant, Melting Potcity of Newport News and the Newport News Redevelopment and Housing Authority r
Facebook feedback for June 30: Shipyard grant, Fraud suspect, Ridley Place grant, Melting Pot
Daily Press / Posted an hour ago
city of Newport News and the Newport News Redevelopment and Housing Authority received a $500,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to help finance improvements to the neighborhood surrounding the Ridley Place... Read more
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Salon.com
10 things everyone should know about what it’s really like to live on the streetsin San Francisco. The estimates range from 6,660, based on a single count in mi
10 things everyone should know about what it’s really like to live on the streets
Salon.com / Posted 4 hours ago
in San Francisco. The estimates range from 6,660, based on a single count in mid-January 2015 as required biennially by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (H.U.D.) to receive federal funds, to approximately 10,000, based on figures from... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Mateo County strengthens affordable housing programexisting, naturally affordable multifamily housing," according to a board repor
San Mateo County strengthens affordable housing program
The Mercury News / Posted 7 hours ago
existing, naturally affordable multifamily housing," according to a board report. The program is also expected to help the Department of Housing apply rent restrictions to affordable properties for a minimum of 30 years; improve the quality and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Glendora Putnam, civil rights pioneer in Boston’s legal community, dies at 92left the post several years later to serve as an assistant secretary for fair h
Glendora Putnam, civil rights pioneer in Boston’s legal community, dies at 92
Boston Globe / Posted 10 hours ago
left the post several years later to serve as an assistant secretary for fair housing and equal opportunity in the US Department of Housing and Urban Development. She subsequently returned to Massachusetts to work with the state Housing... Read more
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Alaska Public
HUD seeks input on Alaska Native, American Indian housingC. Weaver Federal Building in Washington, D.C., in the United States. As of Sep
HUD seeks input on Alaska Native, American Indian housing
Alaska Public / Posted 11 hours ago
C. Weaver Federal Building in Washington, D.C., in the United States. As of September 2010, the building housed the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. (Creative Commons photo by Wikimedia Commons) The U.S. Department of Housing... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Lawmakers want Jerry Brown to declare emergency on homelessnessother cities have not. The result, he said, is San Francisco has been shoulderi
Lawmakers want Jerry Brown to declare emergency on homelessness
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 hours ago
other cities have not. The result, he said, is San Francisco has been shouldering a regional burden. The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development estimates there were 115,738 homeless people in California in 2015, the most of... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Syracuse Housing Authority will try to avoid forfeiting another $1M for homelessgiven back during the previous five years. Housing authority officials met tod
Syracuse Housing Authority will try to avoid forfeiting another $1M for homeless
The Post-Standard / Posted 13 hours ago
given back during the previous five years. Housing authority officials met today with representatives from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to discuss problems with Shelter Plus Care grants that have led the housing... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Number of homeless in Hawaii grows to 7,600criticized in the past as inaccurate because it relies on interviews with peopl
Number of homeless in Hawaii grows to 7,600
Hawaii News Now / Posted 15 hours ago
criticized in the past as inaccurate because it relies on interviews with people the volunteers encounter on the street. The numbers are used to help secure funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to help Hawaii's homel... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
County to meet with public on continued flood recovery effortsp.m. It may be 9 months since the floods, but just within the past couple of w
County to meet with public on continued flood recovery efforts
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 15 hours ago
p.m. It may be 9 months since the floods, but just within the past couple of weeks has word officially come that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has authorized Richland County for more than $23 million in Community Development... Read more
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ajc.com
William ‘Sonny’ Walker, 82: Lifelong advocate for civil rightsposition in a Southern governor’s cabinet. Walker moved to Atlanta in 1972, wh
William ‘Sonny’ Walker, 82: Lifelong advocate for civil rights
ajc.com / Posted 17 hours ago
position in a Southern governor’s cabinet. Walker moved to Atlanta in 1972, where he was a division director for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Renewal. In 1976 he became a member of the board of the Martin Luther King Jr. Center for... Read more
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ABC News
Veepstakes 2016: A Look at Trump and Clinton's Potential VP Picksof the United States Conference of Mayors, Jan. 23, 2015 in Washington. Curren
Veepstakes 2016: A Look at Trump and Clinton's Potential VP Picks
ABC News / Posted 17 hours ago
of the United States Conference of Mayors, Jan. 23, 2015 in Washington. Current position: 16th Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Veep cred: Castro is the former mayor of San Antonio and the first Latino to... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
Most retirees get little adviser help on Social Securitysustainable financial resource to allow them to age in place, not as an ATM mac
Most retirees get little adviser help on Social Security
Financial Planning.com / Posted 17 hours ago
sustainable financial resource to allow them to age in place, not as an ATM machine," says a spokesman for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. — CNBC How to shore up Social Security for 75-plus yearsThe federal government... Read more
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The Maui News
Cravalho remembered for his intelligence, his vision, his ‘soft heart’said Cravalho was a "compassionate man" and "great leader" who initiated the co
Cravalho remembered for his intelligence, his vision, his ‘soft heart’
The Maui News / Posted 19 hours ago
said Cravalho was a "compassionate man" and "great leader" who initiated the county's Immigrant Services, a division of the Department of Housing and Human Concerns. Cravalho helped underprivileged people from the Philippines, brought some to Maui... Read more
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CNBC
It's time to get real about San Francisco's homeless problem, says craiglist founderare more homeless people per square mile here than in any other city in the cou
It's time to get real about San Francisco's homeless problem, says craiglist founder
CNBC / Posted 20 hours ago
are more homeless people per square mile here than in any other city in the country except New York, according to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. It's an overwhelming issue. Lots of good people want to do something about this... Read more
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The Maui News
Cravalho remembered for his intelligence, his vision, his ‘soft heart’said Cravalho was a "compassionate man" and "great leader" who initiated the co
Cravalho remembered for his intelligence, his vision, his ‘soft heart’
The Maui News / Posted 21 hours ago
said Cravalho was a "compassionate man" and "great leader" who initiated the county's Immigrant Services, a division of the Department of Housing and Human Concerns. Cravalho helped underprivileged people from the Philippines, brought some to Maui... Read more
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The Maui News
Citing nothing left in the budget, council rejects homeless billsthe mayor's bills. He went over a timeline of when bills arrived at the council
Citing nothing left in the budget, council rejects homeless bills
The Maui News / Posted 21 hours ago
the mayor's bills. He went over a timeline of when bills arrived at the council, communication between the council and the Department of Housing and Human Concerns on the bills and committee meeting dates. He noted that there was about $1.5... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
How does Los Angeles County end homelessness? Advocates are split over a solutionshelters like what Union Rescue Mission provides, or transitional housing like
How does Los Angeles County end homelessness? Advocates are split over a solution
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 21 hours ago
shelters like what Union Rescue Mission provides, or transitional housing like motels — is no longer favored by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Instead, HUD prefers a housing-first model, reserving federal money for... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Help available for flood victims looking to rebuildThe Department of Housing and Urban Development has authorized almost $97 milli
Help available for flood victims looking to rebuild
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 23 hours ago
The Department of Housing and Urban Development has authorized almost $97 million in community development block grant money for South Carolina. Now, the state’s flood response team wants to be sure flood victims know that this assistance is now... Read more
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The Atlantic
What Is on Justice Anthony Kennedy's Mind?“racism as individual sin” is just as likely to be committed by minorities as b
What Is on Justice Anthony Kennedy's Mind?
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
“racism as individual sin” is just as likely to be committed by minorities as by whites. But in a 2015 case called Texas Department of Housing v. Texas Inclusive Communities Project, Kennedy crossed the ideological divide on an issue of race... Read more
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The Buffalo News
City planners approve Shoreline Apartments site planaddressed issues with lighting, landscaping and sidewalk curbs. Norstar said i
City planners approve Shoreline Apartments site plan
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
addressed issues with lighting, landscaping and sidewalk curbs. Norstar said it is waiting to hear from the New York State Department of Housing and Community Renewal to hear whether its relocation plan has been approved. The NYSDHC is funding the... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Syracuse Housing Authority forfeits $5 million intended for homelesswhen the need exists in this town," Driscoll said. There will be less money at
Syracuse Housing Authority forfeits $5 million intended for homeless
The Post-Standard / Posted yesterday
when the need exists in this town," Driscoll said. There will be less money at stake in the future. Last month, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development slashed the housing authority's annual Shelter Plus Care funding from $2.6... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Plainfield closer to buying endangered homeno cost to the taxpayer, and the timeline for demolishing the home. He said hi
Plainfield closer to buying endangered home
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
no cost to the taxpayer, and the timeline for demolishing the home. He said his commission gets its money from the U.S. Department of Housing and Rural Development and from the Vermont Housing and Conservation Board. Geiger said the commission... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
This summer, homelessness is everyone's problemproperty if there's a shelter where people can go. A 2016 one-day headcount, do
This summer, homelessness is everyone's problem
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted yesterday
property if there's a shelter where people can go. A 2016 one-day headcount, done in January in accordance with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development regulations, found that the city had 1,302 homeless people, up 21 percent from... Read more
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Orange County Register
Key questions about homelessness in Orange County3,466 in permanent housing Where does funding come from? The biggest chunk of
Key questions about homelessness in Orange County
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
3,466 in permanent housing Where does funding come from? The biggest chunk of aid for the homeless comes from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Over the past five years, HUD funding to Orange County – shared by city and... Read more
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Orange County Register
Looming HUD funding cut could affect homeless women, childrenand directors of nonprofits who gathered Tuesday to urge for a change in public
Looming HUD funding cut could affect homeless women, children
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
and directors of nonprofits who gathered Tuesday to urge for a change in public policy. At issue is a decision by the Department of Housing and Urban Development to eliminate millions of dollars once dedicated to short-term housing that serves... Read more
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Orange County Register
Once-homeless now have a place to call home, thanks to O.C.'s new approachmaintain contact. It has been only in the past 10 years or so that the federal
Once-homeless now have a place to call home, thanks to O.C.'s new approach
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
maintain contact. It has been only in the past 10 years or so that the federal government, through funds provided by the Department of Housing and Urban Development, has focused hundreds of millions of dollars on permanent supportive... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Man crosses 3 lanes of traffic, flips vehicle on I-75their choice. Help available for flood victims looking to rebuildHelp availabl
CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Man crosses 3 lanes of traffic, flips vehicle on I-75
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
their choice. Help available for flood victims looking to rebuildHelp available for flood victims looking to rebuild The Department of Housing and Urban Development has authorized almost $97 million in community development block grant money for... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
CCU defeats Arizona to force Game 3 in College World Series Championshiptheir choice. Help available for flood victims looking to rebuildHelp availabl
CCU defeats Arizona to force Game 3 in College World Series Championship
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
their choice. Help available for flood victims looking to rebuildHelp available for flood victims looking to rebuild The Department of Housing and Urban Development has authorized almost $97 million in community development block grant money for... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Washington dad comically trolls daughter in copycat selfiestheir choice. Help available for flood victims looking to rebuildHelp availabl
Washington dad comically trolls daughter in copycat selfies
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
their choice. Help available for flood victims looking to rebuildHelp available for flood victims looking to rebuild The Department of Housing and Urban Development has authorized almost $97 million in community development block grant money for... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
What’s the best way to end L.A.’s homeless crisis? Advocates are split over a solutionshelters like what Union Rescue Mission provides, or transitional housing like
What’s the best way to end L.A.’s homeless crisis? Advocates are split over a solution
Pasadena Star-News / Posted yesterday
shelters like what Union Rescue Mission provides, or transitional housing like motels — is no longer favored by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Instead, HUD prefers a housing-first model, reserving federal money for... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley's guitarist, diestheir choice. Help available for flood victims looking to rebuildHelp availabl
Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley's guitarist, dies
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
their choice. Help available for flood victims looking to rebuildHelp available for flood victims looking to rebuild The Department of Housing and Urban Development has authorized almost $97 million in community development block grant money for... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Hubbard defeats Lively in runoff to become 11th Circuit Solicitorin Europe. Help available for flood victims looking to rebuildHelp available f
Hubbard defeats Lively in runoff to become 11th Circuit Solicitor
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
in Europe. Help available for flood victims looking to rebuildHelp available for flood victims looking to rebuild The Department of Housing and Urban Development has authorized almost $97 million in community development block grant money for... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Warrant: Calera man who ran over wife had 49 prior arrestsin Europe. Help available for flood victims looking to rebuildHelp available f
Warrant: Calera man who ran over wife had 49 prior arrests
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
in Europe. Help available for flood victims looking to rebuildHelp available for flood victims looking to rebuild The Department of Housing and Urban Development has authorized almost $97 million in community development block grant money for... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Myers wins runoff over Scott for District 10 seatin Europe. Help available for flood victims looking to rebuildHelp available f
Myers wins runoff over Scott for District 10 seat
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
in Europe. Help available for flood victims looking to rebuildHelp available for flood victims looking to rebuild The Department of Housing and Urban Development has authorized almost $97 million in community development block grant money for... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News receives $500,000 HUD grantcity of Newport News and the Newport News Redevelopment and Housing Authority h
Newport News receives $500,000 HUD grant
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
city of Newport News and the Newport News Redevelopment and Housing Authority have received a $500,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to help finance improvements to the neighborhood surrounding the Ridley Place... Read more
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TribLIVE
Grant for Bedford Dwellings could lead to rehab fundingBedford Dwellings could lead to rehab funding | TribLIVE The U.S. Department
Grant for Bedford Dwellings could lead to rehab funding
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Bedford Dwellings could lead to rehab funding | TribLIVE The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development on Tuesday awarded Pittsburgh a $500,000 grant for a study of the Bedford... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Newport News to receive $500K in government funds for neighborhood revitalizationNEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The City of Newport News will receive $500,000 from the U.S
Newport News to receive $500K in government funds for neighborhood revitalization
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The City of Newport News will receive $500,000 from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Choice Neighborhoods Planning Grant program. The funding supports revitalization efforts in local communities. The... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
The Gender Pay Gap Is Even Worse At The Topabout jobs, housing, transportation, schools, and neighborhoods. Using a combi
The Gender Pay Gap Is Even Worse At The Top
Fast Company Magazine / Posted yesterday
about jobs, housing, transportation, schools, and neighborhoods. Using a combination of four main data sets from the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the Department of Education, the Department of Labor, and the Census Bureau,... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Monterey Owner Seeks 2nd 20-Year Breakthe breaks. (See chart.) Dara Kovel, BCJ’s top official in town, said the comp
Monterey Owner Seeks 2nd 20-Year Break
New Haven Independent / Posted yesterday
the breaks. (See chart.) Dara Kovel, BCJ’s top official in town, said the company needs the tax break because the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has cut the amount by which it subsidizes public-housing developments. So... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas housing investors are pushing families toward foreclosure and losing their paperworkLone Star and Caliber have foreclosed on more than 14 percent of the 17,000 loa
Dallas housing investors are pushing families toward foreclosure and losing their paperwork
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
Lone Star and Caliber have foreclosed on more than 14 percent of the 17,000 loans the firm picked up at auction from the Department of Housing and Urban Development in 2014, according to an analysis of loan filings that RealtyTrac performed for... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Some San Jose residents turn to RVs for affordable housingare parked. In some cases, the RV neighborhoods are near homes whose costs reac
Some San Jose residents turn to RVs for affordable housing
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted yesterday
are parked. In some cases, the RV neighborhoods are near homes whose costs reach up to $1 million. According to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, people living in the RVs are technically homeless. Said Jessop: "This might... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Blight reduction effort used in Illinois slammed by U.S. watchdogthan abandoned, homes so a car dealership could be relocated." The report prai
Blight reduction effort used in Illinois slammed by U.S. watchdog
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
than abandoned, homes so a car dealership could be relocated." The report praised another blight-fighting effort, the Department of Housing and Urban Development's $300 million Neighborhood Stabilization Program, for having more protections... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
13 residents in need of housing after Louison House firesaid. "One of the problems is, depending on the program, the definition of 'aff
13 residents in need of housing after Louison House fire
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 2 days ago
said. "One of the problems is, depending on the program, the definition of 'affordable' changes." An example is a federal Department of Housing and Urban Development definition that sets affordable housing as consuming 30 percent of a household... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Georgia Tech Housing employee charged with sexual batteryATLANTA – Last Wednesday, Georgia Tech Police arrested a 52-year-old man employ
Georgia Tech Housing employee charged with sexual battery
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
ATLANTA – Last Wednesday, Georgia Tech Police arrested a 52-year-old man employed by the school’s Department of Housing and charged him with sexual battery and aggravated sexual battery. A police report indicated the associated incident occurred... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Lawsuit filed against mobile home parkTrust.The park, located in the 900 block of West Main Street, was a target of a
Lawsuit filed against mobile home park
Desert Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Trust.The park, located in the 900 block of West Main Street, was a target of an inspection in February by the California Department of Housing and Community Development Division of codes and standards. The inspector's report found violations... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Developer: Climax Road Plan In Simsbury To Receive 'Fairly Significant Changes'that requires at least 10 percent of a town's housing stock to be "affordable."
Developer: Climax Road Plan In Simsbury To Receive 'Fairly Significant Changes'
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 days ago
that requires at least 10 percent of a town's housing stock to be "affordable." According to 2015 data from the state Department of Housing, 3.72 percent of Simsbury's housing stock is considered affordable. Wise said there will be "fairly... Read more
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Business Insider
Two interviews perfectly encapsulate the choice Hillary Clinton has with her vice presidential pickrevealed that the Virginia senator is likely one of the three candidates on the
Two interviews perfectly encapsulate the choice Hillary Clinton has with her vice presidential pick
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
revealed that the Virginia senator is likely one of the three candidates on the short list - Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro are also reportedly on the list. Kaine's wide breadth of... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Why does it cost more to demolish homes in Columbus?includes survey costs, and that the city’s bidding process complies with both C
Why does it cost more to demolish homes in Columbus?
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
includes survey costs, and that the city’s bidding process complies with both Columbus' procurement program and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's procurement rules for contracting. Hope Kingsborough, program manager for the... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
WASD, Montgomery OK budgets with tax hikesAgencies Appropriations Act of 2016 that provides fiscal year appropriations fo
WASD, Montgomery OK budgets with tax hikes
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Agencies Appropriations Act of 2016 that provides fiscal year appropriations for the Department of Transportation, the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and several related agencies. Voting yes was Rep. Glenn "GT" Thompson, R-Howard.... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Quincy Housing Authority nonprofit plans to buy Germantown homethe nonprofit some working capital, but we will keep them separate and distinct
Quincy Housing Authority nonprofit plans to buy Germantown home
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
the nonprofit some working capital, but we will keep them separate and distinct.” Lydon said it is unlikely that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development will expand or add additional public-assisted housing developments in coming... Read more
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