West Palm Beach is demanding millions of dollars of one organization to correct greedy actions under HUD's HOME program. Kimberly Miller reports on how this is just the latest incident in an "easy to game" federal program.
Dec 16, 2011 The Palm Beach Post
The 27 communities and regional planning organizations selected will receive a total $96 million to achieve their economic and environmental goals.
Dec 9, 2011 Smart Planet
In April 2009, HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan spoke to the ULI
Spring Council Forum in Atlanta; he stated that his administration's goal was
"to put the UD back in HUD," and explained that HUD's over-reliance on housing Opinion
Oct 1, 2011 By
The federal government is attempting to pay closer attention to urban issues, and its Department of Housing and Urban Development is leading the way.
Dec 10, 2010 Next American City
Across the country, federal funding is unable to keep up with repair costs, forcing some municipalities to cut units from their programs.
Oct 25, 2010 The New York Times
The silos are breaking down in the federal government as the Department of Housing and Urban Development and the Department of Transportation are embarking on a shared plan to increase interdepartmental collaboration.
Apr 21, 2009 Citiwire
This brief from the <em>New York Times</em> outlines how federal budget money will be used by the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Feb 28, 2009 The New York Times
Barack Obama has announced the three members of the "urban issues" arm of his incoming cabinet. <em>Grist</em>'s Ryan Avent takes a look at Shaun Donovan, Ray LaHood and Adolfo Carrion and what they may mean for urban policy.
Jan 17, 2009 Grist
New York City Housing Commissioner Shaun Donovan has been picked to lead the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Dec 15, 2008 The Financial Times