Community Development and Housing News: January 9, 2024
HUD issues a PIH notice on shortfall grant funding reporting, as well as a PIH notice on Build America, Buy America for public housing programs, and reopens the NOFO for the 2023 Jobs Plus Initiative.
PIH Issues Notice on Shortfall Grant Reporting Requirements
Notice PIH 2024-02 clarifies reporting requirements related to the Federal Financial Report, or SF-425. The notice amends notices PIH 2020-16 and PIH 2021-12. Read more
PIH Issues Build America, Buy America Guidance for Public Housing
Notice PIH 2024-01 provides implementation guidance for the Buy America Preference (BAP) requirement, including a BAP application timeline and important considerations. Read more
HUD Reopens NOFO for Jobs Plus Initiative
HUD has reopened the notice of funding availability for the 2023 Jobs Plus Initiative, a program supporting locally based approaches to increasing earnings and advancing employment outcomes for public housing residents. The new due date for applications is March 12, 2024. PHAs that applied by the August 21, 2023 deadline are not required to reapply, but may replace their submission with a new application if desired. Read more