amounts broken down by program are:
Development Block Grants (CDBG) – $2,941,024;
- HOME program
for affordable housing – $982,235;
Shelter grants – $293,560.
said the money will help Yonkers to expand housing for those with the greatest
need. The block grants will provide suitable housing, and expanding economic
opportunities, chiefly for low- and moderate-income persons.
program expands the supply of suitable, affordable housing to low- and very
low-income families and the Emergency Shelter grants will help Yonkers to
improve the quality of emergency homeless shelters.
said, “This assistance is going to those most in need and with the least
resources. In these difficult economic times, we should do all we can to help
those who require this aid the most.”