federal community development block grants

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
6:34 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Gov. Patrick Announces $31M In Development Grants

Thirty-eight cities and towns across Massachusetts are set to receive $31 million in federal Community Development Block Grants.  

Gov. Deval Patrick says the money will help pay for housing rehabilitation, public service projects and local infrastructure.

Patrick planned to officially announce the grants Friday in West Springfield, where $900,000 will be used for housing, social service programs and upgrades to neighborhood sidewalks.

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