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STAKEHOLDER ANNOUNCEMENT: USDA Seeks Applications for Grants to Help Repair Housing in Rural Communities

Kelly K. Clark
Carson City
Release Date

WASHINGTON, June 25, 2018 – Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett today announced that USDA is seeking applications for grants to make housing repairs for low- and very-low-income rural residents. The grants are being provided through USDA’s Housing Preservation Grant program.

Eligible applicants include town or county governments, public agencies, federally recognized Indian tribes, and nonprofit and faith-based organizations. USDA does not provide funding directly to homeowners under this program. For additional eligibility information, see page 29529 of the June 25, 2018 Federal Register.

Applications are due by 5:00 p.m. local time on August 9, 2018. For more information in Nevada, contact Kara Blake at the Las Vegas Office of USDA Rural Development at (702) 407-1400 Ext. 6000.