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Y O U R C O M M U N I T Y P A R T N E R
U.S Dept of HUD Chris Stearns, Field Office Director (x2064) 1500 Pinecroft Road, Suite 401 Greensboro, NC
Agenda For Today Transforming HUD HERA, ARRA and future stimulus funding New Programs Program updates Q&A
HUD’s Mission To create strong, sustainable, inclusive communities and quality affordable homes for all.
HUD’s Strategic Goals 1. Strengthen the Housing Market to Bolster the Economy and Protect Consumers 2. Meet the Need for Quality Affordable Rental Homes 3. Utilize Housing as a Platform for Improving Quality of Life 4. Build Inclusive and Sustainable Communities Free From Discrimination 5. Transform the Way HUD Does Business
Recovery Act Creating Jobs HUD’s Recovery Act Investment: Helping America’s Hardest Hit Communities Fostering a New Way of Government Building a New Economic Foundation
Y O U R C O M M U N I T Y P A R T N E R P R O G R A M P R O G R A M highlights
Sustainable Housing and Communities (OSHC)
OSHC Obama Administration Interagency Collaboration – Partnership for Sustainable Communities Fostering a New Way of Government Developing More Sustainable Housing and Communities Connecting People, Places and Opportunities Building a Clean Energy Economy
Livability Principles 1. Providing More Transportation Choices 2. Promoting Equitable, Affordable Housing 3. Increasing Economic Competiveness 4. Supporting Existing Communities 5. Leveraging Federal Investment 6. Valuing Communities and Neighborhoods
Choice Neighborhoods THREE CORE VALUES: Housing: Transform public and assisted housing into energy, efficient, mixed-income housing. People: Provide the necessary support systems to facilitate health, education, employment for families in targeted neighborhoods. Neighborhoods: Transform neighborhoods of poverty into viable, mixed-income neighborhoods.