FY2015 HUD Budget Makes Most of a Poor Funding Environment
The White House released a somewhat disappointing FY2015 federal spending proposal for HUD that continues to significantly underfund key public housing accounts including the Operating Fund, Capital Fund and the HCV Administrative Fee. Read more
Bollinger Foundation Seeks Nominations for Scholarship Grants - Deadline May 17
The Bollinger Foundation, a unique foundation created to provide financial assistance to families of economic development, community development, and public housing workers is seeking nominations for this year’s awards. The grants will be awarded in June. Read more
HUD Publishes General Section of FY 2014 NOFAs for Discretionary Programs
On February 26, 2014, HUD published the General Section to the Department’s FY 2014 Notice of Funding Availability (NOFAs) for Discretionary Funding, in advance of the publication of any individual FY 2014 Program NOFA. The General Section presents the Department’s requirements, other cross-cutting federal requirements and application submission requirements applicable to all HUD Program NOFAs. Read more
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Highlights and Quick Reference
The drop-down menu below lists a number of important issues and topics relating to public housing.
Use it as a resource to read up on past and present articles specific to those topics.
FY 2015 Proposed HUD Budget
Get the latest information on the FY'15 budget
HUD's Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) Website
Provides background materials, authorizing legislation, and examples of resources.
Preserving Public Housing
Realistic Options to Increase Revenue, Reduce Costs and Provide Program Flexibility
- HUD's Salary Caps on Housing Authorities Risk Program Quality
- Sequestration/CR and the HUD Budget
- Interim PHAS Rule
- HCV Administrative Fees
- Operating Reserve Offset
- HUD Plans to Set Metropolitan Fair Market Rents for Very Small Areas
- MTW Success Documented
- Public Housing Energy Conservation Incentive
March 12 Advocate
Volume 29, Number 4
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Legislative Action Center
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