HUD Grant to Revitalize Neighborhoods Near Campuses

Department of Housing and Urban Development announces a $7.5 million award to colleges and universities to revitalize neighborhoods near their campuses.

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September 1, 2000, 5:00 AM PDT

By Abhijeet Chavan @

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Andrew Cuomo today announced $7.5million in grants to 24 colleges and universities nationwide to help harness their physical and economic resources -- and the knowledge, creativity, and energy of their faculty and students -- to create stronger, healthier neighborhoods near their campuses.The recipients of the Community Outreach Partnership Centers (COPC) grants are in: Alabama, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin.

Thanks to Abhijeet Chavan

Tuesday, August 29, 2000 in Salon


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