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.
$125,266 for Emergency Shelter Grants (ESG): improving the quality and number of emergency homeless shelters.
$1,833,537 for HOME Grants: expanding the supply of decent, affordable housing to low- and very low-income families; funding housing programs that meet local needs and priorities.
The grants were awarded by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
Sarah Ross Little or Molly Haase (202) 224-4774