December workshop offers help for stabilizing neighborhoods
LINCOLN, NEB. (December 3, 2010)—Local government officials searching for help with housing projects that involve the purchase and rehabilitation of abandoned and foreclosed properties or the redevelopment of demolished or vacant properties can get more information at a free December 14 videoconference.
Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) staff will explain the Neighborhood Stabilization Program 3’s (NSP 3) rules and regulations, and will detail the pre-application and application process to be used when applying for NSP3 funding. NSP3 is a program of the federal U.S. Housing and Urban Development. The State of Nebraska is anticipating a $5 million allocation for eligible communities and projects all to be administered through DED.
The videoconference will take place at the following locations.
December 14, 10 a.m.
(*All times are Central Standard Time unless otherwise indicated):
- Chadron (MST) Chadron State College, Burkheiser Room 109
- Lincoln, 1800 N. 33rd St., NETV Board Room
- Kearney, Kearney Public Library, 2020 1st Ave., 2nd Floor
- McCook, McCook Community College, 1205 E. 3rd St., McMillen Hall
- Norfolk, Northeast Community College, Maclay Building, Room 167
- O’Neill, Avera St. Anthony’s Hospital, LLC Room
- Scottsbluff,(MST) University of Nebraska, Panhandle Education Center, 4502 Avenue
- Wayne, Wayne State College, Conn Library Room 18
To get an accurate count of those attending each site, registration is required no later than December 9. Sites with very few or no registrants will be canceled.
NSP3 Application for Set-Aside Funding
NSP3 December 2010 PowerPoint
- NSP3 December 2010 PowerPoint (.PDF)
Notice of Public Comment
Notice of Public Comment Period
The Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) will hold a public comment period on a proposed application to the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for funding under the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Neighborhood Stabilization Program 3 (NSP3), which is authorized under Section 1497 of the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010. This proposed application for NSP3 funding is a substantial amendment to the State of Nebraska’s 2010 Annual Action Plan for Housing and Community Development Programs. The substantial amendment includes information on the proposed distribution of $5 million in NSP3 funding, which is to be utilized for the purpose of assisting in the redevelopment of abandoned and foreclosed homes.
The public comment period for the proposed amendment is February 2–February 16, 2011.
The following are Reference Materials provided by NDED that will assist applicants with information/data submitted to the department for their CDBG NSP3 project:
HUD Quarterly Reports
- January 1, 2011 through March 31, 2011
- April 1, 2011 through June 30, 2011
- July 1, 2011 through September 30, 2011
- October 1, 2011 through December 31, 2011
- January 1, 2012 through March 31, 2012
- April 1, 2012 through June 30, 2012
- July 1, 2012 through September 30, 2012
- October 1, 2012 through December 31, 2012
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