July 24, 2013

A Message From HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan on the Affordable Care Act

The following video message from Secretary Donovan provides more information about the Affordable Care Act and its importance to the people HUD serves, HUD employees, and friends and family. Helping the more than 48 million Americans who are currently uninsured has been a priority for President Obama. Many of those uninsured individuals are low-income Americans […]

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May 7, 2013

HUD and City of Barberton (OH) settle fair housing discrimination claim involving group home

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the City of Barberton settled a claim after a five-month dispute over the expansion of a group home. The city will grant the permit and pay $4,250 to the home’s owners and an attorney, according to the settlement released Monday. The city’s planning department initially granted […]

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February 7, 2013

Daily Housing News Round-Up

  The Associated Press prints, “HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan says the federal government plans to track how ‘every dollar’ of Superstorm Sandy aid money is spent.” CBS New York runs, “HUD Secretary discusses ways to cut Sandy red tape, meets with Gov. Christie.” “Housing and Urban Development Secretary visits Sandy-impacted Staten Island area,” reports NY1. […]

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February 6, 2013

Daily Housing News Round-Up

DNAInfo.com posted, “Sandy Relief Funds Begin to Reach Staten Island Businesses.” The New York Times reports, “City plans to allot first $1 billion in storm aid to housing and businesses.” The American Banker covers, HUD’s settlement with PNC in a “maternity leave discrimination case.” Errol Louis, special to CNN, pens “Lesson from Koch: Fix housing, […]

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