City Manager's Office

American Recovery & Reinvestment Act of 2009 Information
Housing and Community Development

Community Development Block Grant Recovery (CDBG-R) – The City has been allocated $631,749 in funds from this Recovery Act program. The City uses these funds for Workforce Development programs, grants to local businesses for energy efficient upgrades, and energy efficient upgrades to city owned buildings. The final application was submitted to HUD on June 5th, 2009.  The City received approval from HUD in September 2009 on its plans for the use of these funds.

Neighborhood Stabilization Program 2 (NSP2) –  The City of Modesto was awarded $25 million in Recovery Act funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) in late January.  The award is part of the $2 billion in funding promised to local governments and non-profit housing developers under HUD’s second Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP).  This program is underway.

Neighborhood Stabilization Program 3 (NSP3) –  The City of Modesto has recently been allocated $2,951,549 in NSP 3 funds as authorized by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010. These funds will target the Airport Neighborhood in a focused effort on land banking and redevelopment activities.  Program development is underway.

Homelessness Prevention – The City received a $966,016 formula grant award for Homelessness Prevention.  This program works with persons who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless to provide permanent housing.  The City of Modesto submitted the plan for this funding to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development on May 15, 2009.  The City received approval from HUD in September 2009 on its plans for the use of these funds.

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