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Senator Roberts Announces $4.8 Million in Housing Grants for Wichita

WASHINGTON, DC - September 8, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) -- Today, U.S. Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS) announced more than $4.8 million in housing grants for Wichita. $2,848,360 for Community Development Block Grants (CDBG): providing decent housing and a suitable living environment; expanding economic opportunities for low-and moderate-income persons.

Senator Roberts Announces $361,000 Grant for Housing in Leavenworth

WASHINGTON, DC - July 21, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) -- U.S. Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS) announced a $361,000 grant for housing in Leavenworth. The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) will provide decent housing, a suitable living environment, and expand economic opportunities for low- and moderate-income persons

Senator Roberts Announces $300,000 in Housing Grants for Topeka and Wichita

WASHINGTON, DC - July 15, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) -- U.S. Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS) today announced $300,000 in grants for Housing in Topeka and Wichita.

Senator Roberts Announces $189,900 for Fort Scott Municipal Airport

WASHINGTON, DC - July 6, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — U.S. Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS) today announced a $189,900 grant for Fort Scott Municipal airport. The grant will be used to rehabilitate Runway 18/36.

Senator Roberts Announces $298,500 for Housing in Topeka

WASHINGTON, DC - July 6, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — U.S. Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS) today announced a $298,500 grant to the Topeka Housing Authority. The Designated Housing Program funds will provide assistance to non-elderly disabled families and enable the Topeka Housing Authority to provide sufficient alternative resources to meet the housing needs of non-elderly disabled families.

Senator Roberts Announces Over $32 Million in Housing Grants in Kansas

WASHINGTON, DC - June 26, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — U.S. Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS) today announced over $32 million in grants for housing opportunities throughout Kansas. The Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) provide decent housing and a suitable living environment, and expanding economic opportunities for low- and moderate-income persons. The Emergency Shelter Grants (ESG) improve the quality and number of emergency homeless shelters. The HOME programs expands the supply of decent and affordable housing to low- and very low-income families. The HOPWA program provides assistance and services to benefit low-income persons medically diagnosed with HIV/AIDS and their families.

Senator Roberts Announces over $3 Million for Garden City and Salina Airport Improvements

WASHINGTON, DC - June 16, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Today, U.S. Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS) announced over $3 million in grants for improvements at the Salina and Garden City airports.

Senator Roberts: USDA Grants Available for New Farmers and Ranchers Program

WASHINGTON, DC - March 17, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — U.S. Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS) today announced the availability of grants for a beginning farmers and ranchers program.

Senator Roberts Announces over $500,700 in Grants to Kansas Firefighters

WASHINGTON, DC - March 05, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — U.S. Senator Pat Roberts today announced over $500,700 in eight grants were awarded to Kansas firefighters to improve homeland security

Senator Roberts: $104 Million in Grants Available for Natural Disaster Recovery

WASHINGTON, DC - January 26, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — U.S. Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS) today announced the availability of $104 million in grants to FEMA designated disaster counties for long-term, post-disaster economic recovery for communities affected by 2008 floods and other natural disasters.

Governor Proclaims January “Everybody Counts!” Month

Point-in-Time Homeless Count Scheduled for January 28th; 40 Counties Statewide to Participate Topeka - January 16, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Supporting a statewide alliance of government agencies, businesses and community organizations gearing up to count Kansas’ homeless population, Governor Kathleen Sebelius has proclaimed January “Everybody Counts!” Month. Sponsored by Kansas Housing Resources Corporation (KHRC)

Governor Creates $4 Million Housing Development Grant Program

-- Initiative Helps Kansas Families Impacted by Disasters, Also Rural Communities -- (Topeka) – Governor Kathleen Sebelius has signed into law Senate Bill 417, a...

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Senators Press NDAA Conferees to Protect Basic Allowance for Housing

U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) joined U.S. Senators Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), John Boozman (R-Ark.) and John Tester (D-Mont.) this week in a bipartisan effort to urge the leaders of the Senate and House Armed Services Committee to protect the housing benefits of dual-military families, women and junior members of the Armed Forces.

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Southwest Kansas Weatherization Program will have New Service Providers

A twenty- five county region in southwest Kansas will be split and will receive new service providers for the Kansas Weatherization Assistance Program this month. The region had been served by Interfaith Housing Services, Inc. for the previous 9 years.