A grant was accepted from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for the Community Development Grant in the amount of $1.5 million dollars.
The primary goals of these programs are to reduce housing discrimination, fair housing through Community Planning and Development (CPD) programs, and promote diverse, inclusive communities.
Director of Community Development Juliana Kitten how the government shutdown is affecting their department.
Juliana Kitten also talks about how these grants help the community.
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