HUD News: Hud approves plan to support to support southern Georgia counties in their recovery from 2017 disasters

HUD News: Hud approves plan to support to support southern Georgia counties in their recovery from 2017 disasters

$38 million in federal recovery funds to rebuild damaged homes, businesses and infrastructure

WASHINGTON (STL.News) – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today announced its approval of the State of Georgia’s disaster action plan, which will invest $38 million to support the state in its recovery from the effects of deadly tornados in January of 2017 as well as the impact of Hurricane Irma.  Read Georgia’s recovery plan.

These funds are provided through HUD’s Community Development Block Grant – Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) Program and will address lingering unmet needs in impacted Georgia counties, including seriously damaged housing, businesses and infrastructure.

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