Glens Falls to receive $491,000 in HUD money

Glens Falls to receive $491,000 in HUD money

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GLENS FALLS — The city will receive $490,696 in funding to help provide housing and expand economic opportunities for low- and moderate-income residents.

The money is from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in the form of Community Development Block Grants, according to a news release from U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-Schuylerville.

This funding goes toward a variety of initiatives, including helping first-time home buyers, assisting residents make improvements to houses, combating blighted properties, assisting nonprofits and promoting workforce development initiatives, according to the city’s website.

“Affordable housing is a prominent issue in many areas in my district, and initiatives like this help communities to provide more affordable and suitable opportunities. I will continue to advocate for programs that enable our local communities to support those in need of assistance,” she said in a news release.

Reach Michael Goot at 518-742-3320 or mgoot@poststar.com and follow his blog poststar.com/blogs/michael_goot/.

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