November 29, 2011

Ending Homelessness in New Orleans

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A few months after taking office, President Obama vowed to end homelessness in 10 years with an ambitious plan titled “Opening Doors.”  This federal strategic plan puts us on the path to end veterans’ and chronic homelessness by 2015, and to end homelessness among children and families by 2020.  This plan brings together HUD, the […]

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November 28, 2011

Secretary Tours Completed Neighborhood Projects in Rhode Island and Speaks of Future Possibilities

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This morning Secretary Donovan toured the Olneyville neighborhood of Providence, Rhode Island to highlight local success stories of the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP).  Joining Secretary Donovan on the tour were U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse, Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline, as well as Providence Mayor Angel Taveras. The tour not only served […]

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Daily Housing Round-up

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Happy Monday HUD Followers! As you readjust from last week’s holiday, here are some housing highlights to get your day going… Secretary Donovan travels to Rhode Island. Ken Harney looks at the possible impacts of the new FHA loan limits Two housing projects to help people with disabilities in Milledgeville and Augusta, Georgia get grants. […]

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