Community Development Block Grant

New England News
12:34 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Berkshire Communities Among Top Federal Grant Recipients

Mass. Gov. Deval Patrick announced the federal grants in Housatonic Village Friday afternoon.
Credit Jim Levulis / WAMC

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and U.S. Congressman Richard Neal recently joined local officials in Housatonic Village, part of Great Barrington, to announce statewide community improvement funding.

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New England News
6:00 am
Sat July 19, 2014

Mass. Communities Awarded $27 Million In Federal Development Funding

U.S. Congressman Richard Neal in Housatonic Village announcing federal funding for community infrastructure projects.
Credit Jim Levulis / WAMC

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and U.S. Congressman Richard Neal joined local officials in Housatonic Village Friday afternoon to announce statewide community improvement funding.

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New England News
7:45 pm
Mon July 7, 2014

$1.25M Grant To Help Blighted Properties In Rutland

The city of Rutland, Vermont, is getting a $1.25 million grant to help blighted properties and create home ownership opportunities.

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New England News
3:41 pm
Wed August 21, 2013

Plan Unveiled For Spending Disaster Recovery Funds

Officials in Springfield, Massachusetts have produced a plan for spending millions of dollars in federal disaster recovery funds.  It is the latest step in a long road to recovery from the June 1st,2011 tornado.

   Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno outlined at a city hall news conference Wednesday what he called an action plan for spending more than $13 million to build new housing, repair streets and sidewalks, remove blight, construct a new school and refurbish a park in neighborhoods devastated by the worst tornado Massachusetts has experienced in a half-century.

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North Country News
7:15 pm
Mon May 13, 2013

3 Vermont Towns Get Money for Irene-Damaged Buildings

Three Vermont towns will get a total of $1.8 million from a federal grant to help replace municipal buildings made unusable by flooding from Tropical Storm Irene.

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