Baltimore To Add Over 1,600 Affordable Housing Units, Rehouse Homeless Under House America InitiativeThe House America initiative is a partnership in which HUD and the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness work with local leaders to use American Rescue Plan funding to rehouse homeless people and stimulate the construction of new affordable housing.
MD Receives $6.9M To Create Affordable Housing For Residents With DisabilitiesThe state has received $6.9 million in federal grant funding to create more affordable housing for residents with disabilities, the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development announced Thursday.
Baltimore Will Conduct Count Of Homeless Population in February, Scott SaysBaltimore officials will conduct the city's count of people experiencing homeless next month, the Mayor’s Office of Homeless Services announced Friday.
Baltimore Woman Indicted For Alleged Theft From Former Employer To Pay For Vacations, Plastic Surgery, ClothesPritchett would allegedly collect tenant payments in the form of money orders and change the payee field to her own name.
HUD Awards Nearly $50M To Local Homeless Programs In MarylandNationally, $2.2 billion is being awarded to 6,593 local programs serving individuals and families experiencing homelessness.
$3.7 Million Of HUD Funding To Help Baltimore Combat Youth HomelessnessMillions of dollars from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development was allotted to Baltimore to help meet the needs of Baltimore City's homeless youth.
Maryland Woman Gets Prison For Federal Contracting SchemeA former worker with HUD was sentenced to prison for her role in a scheme that traded nonpublic information for sports tickets and other bribes.
Maryland Awarded $53 Million In The Fight Against HomelessnessThe U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced Friday that $53.3 million in grants will be awarded to support local homeless programs in Maryland.
New Federal Rule Bans Smoking In Public HousingSmoking will be prohibited in public housing developments nationwide under a final rule announced Wednesday by the Obama administration.
Maryland Reaches Fair Housing AgreementMaryland is agreeing with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to finance the development of 1,500 affordable housing units in neighborhoods throughout the Baltimore region.
HUD Secretary Ben Carson Tackles Lead Paint Problem In BaltimoreHUD secretary and former Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon Ben Carson checked up on lead paint removal in Baltimore Thursday.
Baltimore Receives $15 Million HUD GrantBaltimore City and County will receive a $15 million grant from the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Feds Want $3.7M Of Baltimore's Homeless Grant BackThe federal government is ordering Baltimore to return $3.7 million of a $9.5 million grant meant to help homeless families.
One Year Later: Md. Awarded $19M In Superstorm Sandy AidIt’s been one year since Superstorm Sandy battered the Northeast, and communities are still picking up the pieces. The damage up the East Coast was catastrophic, mostly in New Jersey and New York. At least 147 people died, more than a half million homes were destroyed and damage reached $50 billion.
Maryland Joins HUD Foreclosure Loan ProgramMaryland has joined a federal program to help homeowners facing foreclosure because they've lost their jobs.