Salt Lake City

City Now Accepting Applications for 2014-15 CDBG, ESG, HOME and HOPWA Programs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

August 2, 2013
Contact: Art Raymond
801-547-2659

City Now Accepting Applications for 2014-15 CDBG, ESG, HOME and HOPWA Programs

SALT LAKE CITY – Applications are currently being accepted for the following U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) programs:

  • Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

The CDBG program’s primary objective is to promote the development of viable urban communities by providing decent housing, suitable living environments and expanded economic activities to persons of low and moderate income.

  • Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG)

The ESG program’s primary objective is to assist individuals and families regain housing stability after experiencing a housing or homelessness crisis.

  • HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME)

The HOME program helps to create affordable housing opportunities for low-income households.

  • Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA)

The HOPWA program provides housing assistance and related supportive services to persons living with HIV/AIDS and their families.

Interested entities are invited to submit applications for activities that support local and national program requirements.  Application materials are available at Salt Lake City’s Division of Housing and Neighborhood Development, City and County Building, 451 South State Street, Room 406; or online at http://www.slcgov.com/hand.

Questions regarding these programs and the application process can be directed to Tammy Hunsaker at 801-535-6168 or tammy.hunsaker@slcgov.com

Completed applications must be received by 4 p.m. on August 26, 2013. Hand-deliver one (1) original application to:
Salt Lake City Corporation
451 South State Street, Room 406
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114

Mailed, emailed, faxed or late applications will not be accepted by Salt Lake City.