Tag: housing and urban development

Ron DeSantis Announces $64 Million in Storm Mitigation Funds to Improve Infrastructure Across Florida

In Bartow on Tuesday, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced more than $64 million awarded to eight communities, including the city of Forte Meade in Polk County, through the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity’s (DEO) Rebuild...

Tampa Getting $2 Million From HUD in Healthy Homes Production Grant Program Funds

The city of Tampa will get $1,999,560 from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) “to protect children and families from home health hazards.” The funds are part of $104.7 million going to...

Charlie Crist Announces HUD Funds for Pinellas County Housing Authority

Last week, U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, D-Fla., announced a $120,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to the Pinellas County Housing Authority to ease the transition for Pinellas families...

Florida DEO: Applications Open for Community Development Block Grant Small Cities and Entitlement Programs

The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) announced this week that the application cycle is now open for eligible units of local governments to apply for more than $92 million in funding through the...
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Marco Rubio Includes Provisions for Florida in Three Appropriations Bills

Rubio showcased funds headed to Florida through the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill; the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill; and the Financial Services and General Government Appropriations bill. All of those bills cleared the Appropriations Committee. 
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