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Take Action: Sign Letters to Support an Equitable Housing Recovery after Devastating Hurricanes

Help ensure that low income people and neighborhoods are treated fairly after Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria. A broad coalition of national, state, and local organizations is calling on Congress, FEMA, and … [Read More...]

Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, Tuesday, September 19, 2017

HURRICANE MARIA FEMA Puerto Rico Emergency Declaration Declared. President Trump declared on September 18, that an emergency exists for the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico due to conditions resulting from … [Read More...]

Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, Wednesday/Thursday, September 13 and 14, 2017

CDBG-DR Congress appropriated $7.4 billion for CDBG Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) money for 2017 designated disaster areas. Implementation of appropriated CDBG-DR will be through Federal Register notices that are … [Read More...]

Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, Tuesday, September 12, 2017

CONGRESS Supporting recovery. Yesterday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell stated: “Congress passed a critical down payment on disaster relief last week. If more assistance is required due to Irma, we … [Read More...]

Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, Monday, September 11, 2017

CONGRESS Votes Postponed. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) postponed any votes in the House today due to the large number of absences resulting from Hurricane Irma. HURRICANE IRMA LOCAL … [Read More...]

Hurricane Housing Recovery Updates 9.8.17

CONGRESS Initial Disaster Relief.President Trump has signed into law a $15.25 billion disaster relief bill in response to Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The bill combines disaster relief with several other … [Read More...]

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