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PROGRAM ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Not Applicable. REGULATIONS, GUIDELINES, AND LITERATURE: 24 CFR 886 Section 8 Housing Assistance Payments Program - Special Allocations. 24 CFR 880 - Section 8 Housing Assistance Payments Program for New Construction; 24 CFR 881 - Section 8 Housing Assistance Payments Program for Substantial Rehabilitation; 24 CFR 883 - Section Housing Assistance State Housing Agencies; 24 CFR 884 - Section 8 Housing Assistance Payments Program for New Construction Set Aside for Section 515 Rural Rental Housing Projects; 24 CFR 891 Subpart E - Loans for Housing for the Elderly or Persons with Disabilities; HUD Section 8 Renewal Policy Guide (1/15/08). Regional or Local Office: See Regional Agency Offices. Persons may contact local field offices listed in Appendix IV of the Catalog. Headquarters Office: Catherine M. Brennan 451 7th Street SW, Washington, District of Columbia 20410 Email: Catherine.M.Brennan@hud.gov Phone: (202) 402-6732 Fax: (202) 708-3104. Website Address: http://www.hud.gov/offices/hsg/mfh/mfhsec8.cfm. RELATED PROGRAMS: Not Applicable. EXAMPLES OF FUNDED PROJECTS: Not Applicable. CRITERIA FOR SELECTING PROPOSALS: Not Applicable.
violations of, Federal, state, county, or municipal law. A firefighter/EMT must be employed full-time as a firefighter or emergency medical technician by a fire department or emergency medical services responder unit of the federal government, a state, unit of general local government, or an Indian tribal government serving the area where the home is located. A teacher qualifies for the purposes of the GNND Sales Program if the person is: (a) Employed as a full-time teacher by a state-accredited public school or private school that provides direct services to students in grades pre-kindergarten through 12; and (b) The public or private school where the person is employed as a teacher serves students from the area where the home is located in the normal course of business. Beneficiary Eligibility: Law enforcement officers, firefighters, teachers, and EMTs purchasing a HUD-owned home in a designated revitalization area for use as their sole residence. Credentials/Documentation: Sales contract (HUD 9548); employer certification; second mortgage and note. This program is excluded from coverage under OMB Circular No. A-87. Preapplication Coordination: Preapplication coordination is not applicable. Environmental impact information is not required for this program. This program is excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372. Application Procedures: This program is excluded from coverage under OMB Circular No. A-102. This program is excluded from coverage under OMB Circular No. A-110. Interested persons apply by submitting an offer to purchase a property listed through HUD's property disposition program. Properties for sale are listed on the Internet at sites accessible to the general public. Offers are submitted electronically. The offer amount submitted must be the list price. Award Procedure: A winning offer is selected randomly by lottery each week in the event several bids are received on a single property. The selected offeror bids full price but is offered the property at a 50 percent discount off the list price, subject to the purchaser fully complying with the 36-month occupancy requirement and other program rules. The selected offeror is provided with a document package. The offeror accepts by signing and returning the sales documents. The selected offeror receives title to the home at a sales closing. The selected offeror arranges for financing of the purchase price. Deadlines: Not Applicable. Range of Approval/Disapproval Time: Varies. Appeals: Not Applicable. Renewals: Not Applicable. Formula and Matching Requirements: This program has no statutory formula. Matching requirements are not applicable to this program. MOE requirements are not applicable to this program. Length and Time Phasing of Assistance: The assistance is provided in exchange for the buyer's commitment to occupy the homes as a personal residence for 36 months. Each month of occupancy results in the forgiveness of one thirty sixth of the discount value. Vacating the premises prior to the expiration of the owner-occupancy term requires repayment of a pro rata amount of the discount. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: quarterly. Reports: Not Applicable. Audits: Not Applicable. Records:
14.198 GOOD NEIGHBOR NEXT DOOR SALES PROGRAM FEDERAL AGENCY: Office of Housing-Federal Housing Commissioner, Department of Housing and Urban Development AUTHORIZATION: 24 CFR 291.500-565, final rule published in Federal Register, October 31, 2006, effective December 1, 2006, following publication in the Federal Register of a proposed rule on September 8, 2005. OBJECTIVES: The purpose of the Good Neighbor Next Door Sales Program is to improve the quality of life in distressed urban communities. This is to be accomplished by encouraging law enforcement officers, teachers, and firefighters/emergency medical technicians, whose daily responsibilities and duties represent a nexus to the needs of the community, to purchase and live in homes in these communities. TYPES OF ASSISTANCE: SALE, EXCHANGE, OR DONATION OF PROPERTY OR GOODS USES AND USE RESTRICTIONS: Participants must be employed full-time as a law enforcement officer, pre-K through grade 12 teacher, firefighter or emergency medical technician and agree to live in the property purchased for 36 months from the date of occupancy following purchase of the home. Violation of the occupancy rule is under penalty of repayment of a prorata share of the discount of 50 percent of the list price. Properties offered through the program are single unit residences located in HUD-designated revitalization areas. The availability of properties is limited. Purchasers must provide financing for the purchases by their own means and are responsible for their portion of closing costs and broker fees. Teachers and Firefighters/EMTs are restricted to purchase homes located in an area served by their employer. Applicant Eligibility: Eligible law enforcement officer must be (a) Employed full-time by a law enforcement agency of the federal government, a state, a unit of general local govemment, or an Indian tribal government; and (b) In carrying out such full-time employment, the person is sworn to uphold, and make arrests for
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Not Applicable. Account Identification: 86-4077-0-3-371; 86-4587-0-3-371. Obligations: (Sale, Exchange, or Donation of Property and Goods) FY 11 Not Seperately Identifiable(Exp: reported under 14.311); FY 12 Not Seperately Identifiable(Exp: reported under 14.311); and FY 13 Not Seperately Identifiable(Exp: reported under 14.311) - All fiscal year reporting is captured under 14.311. Range and Average of Financial Assistance: No Data Available. PROGRAM ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Not Applicable. REGULATIONS, GUIDELINES, AND LITERATURE: HUD Regulations at 24 CFR Part 291. Fed. Register, October 31, 2006, Volume, Number, Page. Program information is available on HUD's website at http://www.hud.gov/offices/hsg/sfh/reo/goodn/gnndabot.cfm Regional or Local Office: See Regional Agency Offices. Contact HUD's Homeownership Center (HOC)serving your state. Each Homeownership Center has Good Neighbor Next Door Coordinators. HOCs and their service areas may be found on the web at http://www.hud.gov/offices/hsg/sfh/hoc/hsghocs.cfm. Management and Marketing (M&M) contractors provide listings of properties available for purchase through the Good Neighbor Next Door program on the web and are a source of information. Go to http://www.hudhomestore.com/home/index.aspx and click on the state of your choice. Headquarters Office: Wanda L. Sampedro, 451 7th Street, SW, Washington, District of Columbia 20410 Email: email@example.com Phone: (800) 225-5342 Website Address: http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/program_offices/housing/sfh/reo/goo dn/gnndabot RELATED PROGRAMS: Not Applicable. EXAMPLES OF FUNDED PROJECTS: Not Applicable. CRITERIA FOR SELECTING PROPOSALS: Not Applicable.
Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds include acquisition of real property; relocation; clearance and demolition; rehabilitation of residential and nonresidential structures; provision of public facilities and improvements, such as water and sewer facilities (which require reviews by the State single point of contact or a Regional Planning Agency in accordance with Executive Order 12372), streets, and neighborhood centers. Within program limitations, CDBG funds can also pay for public services. Recipients may provide assistance to microenterprises or other for-profit entities when the recipient determines that such assistance is appropriate to carry out an economic development project. Community-based development organizations may carry out neighborhood revitalization, community economic development, or energy conservation activities. Each CDBG eligible activity must meet one of three national objectives: benefit low- and moderate-income persons, aid in the prevention or elimination of slums or blight, or meet other community development needs having a particular urgency that the grantee is unable to finance on its own. Recipients may only carry out eligible activities as listed in 24 CFR 570.201-207 or the statute. Applicant Eligibility: Recipients are states; cities in Metropolitan Areas designated by OMB as a central city of the Metropolitan Area; other cities over 50,000 in Metropolitan Areas; and qualified urban counties of at least 200,000 (excluding the population in entitlement cities located within the boundaries of such counties) are eligible to receive CDBG entitlement grants determined by a statutory formula. Beneficiary Eligibility: The principal beneficiaries of CDBG funds are low- and moderate-income persons (generally defined as a member of a family having an income equal to or less than the Section 8 low income limit established by HUD). The recipient must certify that at least 70 percent of the grant funds received during a 1, 2, or 3-year period, that it designates, are expended for activities that will principally benefit low- and moderate-income persons. Credentials/Documentation: Receipents must certify they will meet program requirements and applicable federal requirements. OMB Circular No. A-87 applies to this program. Preapplication Coordination: Executive Order 12372 is applicable only where a recipient proposes to use funds for the planning or construction (reconstruction or installation) of water or sewer facilities. Environmental impact information is not required for this program. This program is eligible for coverage under E.O. 12372, "Intergovernmental Review of Federal Programs." An applicant should consult the office or official designated as the single point of contact in his or her State for more information on the process the State requires to be followed in applying for assistance, if the State has selected the program for review. Application Procedures: OMB Circular No. A-102 applies to this program. OMB Circular No. A-110 applies to this program. Recipients submit a 5-year Consolidated Plan, an annual action plan, SF Form 424, and certifications to HUD. The Consolidated Plan and annual action plan cover four major formula-distribution HUD Community development programs, including CDBG. The annual action plan must include the local community development objectives and show the proposed use of the funds. If the grantee makes a complete submission within the established deadlines, the Department will make a grant award unless a determination is made by HUD that the grantee's performance is unsatisfactory. HUD will approve the submission generally within 45 days of receipt of the annual tion plan and required certifications unless a determination has been made that the grantee has failed to carry out its CDBG program in a timely manner or has failed to conform to the requirements of the statute or other applicable laws. Under such circumstances, HUD may take appropriate actions, including a reduction in the amount of the original formula-allocated grant. Award Procedure: None. Deadlines: Nov 15, 2012 to Aug 15, 2013: See below. For formula grants, action plans associated with the Consolidated Plan must be submitted based on the grantee's program year, but no earlier than November 15 or no later than August 15 of
14.218 COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANTS/ENTITLEMENT GRANTS Community Development Block Grant program for Entitlement Communities. FEDERAL AGENCY: Office of Community Planning and Development, Department of Housing and Urban Development AUTHORIZATION: Housing and Community Developmennt Act of 1974, Title I, Part 24, Section 570, Public Law 93-383, 88 Stat. 633, 42 U.S.C 5301-5321. OBJECTIVES: To develop viable urban communities by providing decent housing, a suitable living environment, and expanding economic opportunities, principally for persons of low and moderate income. TYPES OF ASSISTANCE:
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Recipient communities may undertake a wide range of community-based activities directed toward neighborhood revitalization, economic development, and community services, facilities, and improvements. Entitlement communities develop their programs and set their funding priorities in conformance with the statutory standards, program regulations, and other federal requirements. Specific activities that can be carried out with
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the fiscal year for which the funds are allocated. Range of Approval/Disapproval Time: From 60 to 90 days. Generally within 45 days. Appeals: Administrative appeals process followed if entitlement grant funds are withheld or reduced, or repayment proposed for non-compliance or non-performance. Renewals: From 15 to 30 days. Every 3 to 5 years, localities submit a new Consolidated Plan. Each year in between, localities submit an annual action plan and program certifications. Formula and Matching Requirements: Statutory Formula: Title 24, Part 570. This program has no matching requirements. This program does not have MOE requirements. Length and Time Phasing of Assistance: Program of assistance is for an annual activities, but activities generally may be continued beyond one year until they are deemed completed. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: by letter of credit. Reports: The Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER). The CAPER reports the recipient's program accomplishments for each program year. For 272. The recipient's efficient expenditure of grant funds is evaluated annually (through information provided in the IDIS (see below)) 60-days prior to the end of its program year. Through the program management's information system, known as the Inter-Disbersement and In ation System (IDIS). Monitoring is "risk-assessment based" with high-risked grantees receiving priority status for monitoring and review. Audits: In accordance with the provisions of OMB Circular No. A-133 (Revised, June 27, 2003), "Audits of States, Local Governments, and Non-Profit Organizations," nonfederal entities that expend financial assistance of $500,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Nonfederal entities that expend less than $500,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in Circular No. A-133. The auditee may elect to have a program-specific audit conducted under certain limited circumstances. Records: The recipient must maintain records with regard to eligibility, national objectives, financial management, citizen participation, relocation, other resources, acquisition, housing assistance to dwelling units and households, equal opportunity, environmental impact, labor standards and other requirements set forth in the program regulations. Records shall be retained for a period of four years after submission of the report in which the activity is reported as completed, except as otherwise prescribed in the regulations. Account Identification: 86-0162-0-1-451. Obligations: (Formula Grants) FY 11 $3,303,000,000; FY 12 est $2,941,000,000; and FY 13 est $2,941,000,000 - Allocations made to entitled metropolitan cities and urban counties. Range and Average of Financial Assistance: From low of $72,231 to a high of $178,008,585 for New York City; average grant $2,956,494. PROGRAM ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Not Applicable. REGULATIONS, GUIDELINES, AND LITERATURE: Administrative Regulations for Community Development Block Grants, 24 CFR 570. Regional or Local Office: None. Contact appropriate HUD Field Office listed in Appendix IV of the Catalog. Headquarters Office:
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14.225 COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANTS/SPECIAL PURPOSE GRANTSANSULAR AREAS Insular CDBG FEDERAL AGENCY: Office of Community Planning and Development, Department of Housing and Urban Development AUTHORIZATION: Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended, Public Law 93-383, 42 U.S.C 5306(a)(2). OBJECTIVES: To provide community development assistance to the Pacific Islands of American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, and the Virgin Islands in the Caribbean, by providing decent housing, a suitable living environment, and expanding economic opportunities, principally for persons of low- and moderate-income. Each activity funded must meet one of the program's National Objectives by: Benefiting low- and moderate-income families; aiding in the prevention or elimination of slums or blight; or meeting other community development needs having a particular urgency because existing conditions pose a serious and immediate threat to the health or welfare of the community where other financial resources are not available. TYPES OF ASSISTANCE: PROJECT GRANTS USES AND USE RESTRICTIONS: Activities must be eligible under 24 CFR 570 Subpart C. Applicant Eligibility: The Island Governments of American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, and the Virgin Islands. Beneficiary Eligibility: The principal beneficiaries of CDBG funds are low and moderate income persons. Low and moderate income is generally defined as 80 percent of the median income for the territory, as adjusted by family size. Credentials/Documentation: Grantees must certify that they will comply with program requirements as specified in 24 CFR Part 91. OMB Circular No. A-87 applies to this program. Preapplication Coordination: Preapplication coordination is not applicable. An environmental impact assessment is required for this program. This program is excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372. Application Procedures: This program is excluded from coverage under OMB Circular No. A-102. OMB Circular No. A-110 applies to this program. OMB Circular A-110 applies as implemented at 24 CFR Part 84. 24 CFR Part 85 also applies to this program. Each Insular Area shall submit a consolidated plan or an abbreviated consolidated plan to HUD no later than 45 days before the start of its program year. Award Procedure: The Honolulu Field Office and the HUD San Juan Field Office are responsible for reviewing each consolidated plan or abbreviated consolidated plan and