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Website RFP

The Cumberland County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities are seeking qualified firms to submit proposals to redesign our website!

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Cumberland County: Combined Notice - FONSI / NOI / RROF-C

Cumberland County has issued a combined Public Notice of a Finding of No Significant Impact, as well as a Notice of Intent to Request Release of Funds and Certification for an affordable housing development known as The Point at Sporting Hill. Click "Read More" for details.

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UPDATE - NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: Carlisle Borough PY 2020 CDBG CAPER

Because of severe weather in Central Pennsylvania on September 1, 2021, the Borough of Carlisle cancelled Borough Council's Workshop Meeting. The Borough rescheduled the Public Hearing to consider the PY 2020 CAPER before the regularly-scheduled Borough Council Meeting. Please click "Read More" for details.

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Website RFP

The Cumberland County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities are seeking qualified firms to submit proposals to redesign our website!

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Cumberland County: Combined Notice - FONSI / NOI / RROF-C

Cumberland County has issued a combined Public Notice of a Finding of No Significant Impact, as well as a Notice of Intent to Request Release of Funds and Certification for an affordable housing development known as The Point at Sporting Hill. Click "Read More" for details.

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UPDATE - NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: Carlisle Borough PY 2020 CDBG CAPER

Because of severe weather in Central Pennsylvania on September 1, 2021, the Borough of Carlisle cancelled Borough Council's Workshop Meeting. The Borough rescheduled the Public Hearing to consider the PY 2020 CAPER before the regularly-scheduled Borough Council Meeting. Please click "Read More" for details.

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CORRECTION NOTICE - Borough of Carlisle - NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - CDBG Substantial Amendment

Please click "Read More" for a correction notice regarding the Public Hearing and Borough Council Meeting date to consider the Substantial Amendment to the Program Year 2014 CDBG Annual Action Plan.

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Borough of Carlisle - NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - CDBG Substantial Amendment to PY 2014 Annual Action

The Borough of Carlisle proposes the reprogramming of Program Year 2014 funds to a new CDBG activity. The Borough requests public comment and invites the public to attend its Public Hearing and Council Meeting to discuss the proposed use of CDBG funds. Please click "Read More" for details.

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Cumberland County Notice of Intent to Request Release of Funds

Cumberland County is soliciting comments from the public and all interested parties regarding its intention to request release of funds for a project to be undertaken in Wormleysburg Borough. Please click "Read More" to access the Public Notice and Environmental Review Record.

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: CARLISLE BOROUGH PY 2020 CAPER

Carlisle Borough has prepared a draft Consolidated Annual Performance & Evaluation Report (CAPER) for Program Year (PY) 2020. The Borough has scheduled a public hearing and opened a public comment period. Click "Read More" to view the Public Notice, the draft Executive Summary, and the draft CAPER.

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BOROUGH OF CARLISLE NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The Borough of Carlisle will conduct a virtual and in-person Public Hearing at 5:45 p.m. before its Borough Council Workshop Meeting on September 1, 2021. The purpose of the Public Hearing is to receive public input concerning the proposed CDBG Substantial Amendment to the Borough’s Program Year (PY) 2014 CDBG Annual Action Plan. The purpose of the hearing is to discuss the use of CDBG funds that have been allocated to the Borough. The public comment period will begin on August 9, 2021, and end on September 8, 2021. Borough Council will take final action on the CDBG proposed Substantial Amendment at its regularly-scheduled virtual and in-person Council Meeting on September 9, 2021, at 7:00 p.m. After adoption, the Substantial Amendment will be submitted to the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Developmen

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Correction Notice

A Correction Notice has been issued to the Public Hearing Notice published on 7/29/21. Please click "Read More" for details.

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Notice of Public Hearing: Borough of Carlisle CDBG-CV Phase II Substantial Amendment

Carlisle Borough is soliciting public comments on its proposed use of funds in Phase II of its CDBG-CV Program. The public comment period is from 7/30/21 to 8/3/21. Click "Read More" for more information.

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Public Comment Emergency Solutions Grant-CV

Public Meeting 9:00am Cumberland County Board of Commissioners The Redevelopment Authority of Cumberland County will obtain comment on revisions it plans to submit to the PA Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) for an Emergency Solutions Grant – CV (1).

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Public Hearing Notice - Cumberland County CDBG & HOME Programs

Cumberland County is soliciting public comments regarding its proposed revision to its Community Development Block Grant and HOME Investment Partnerships Programs for Program Year 2021. The County has scheduled a public hearing and voting meeting to consider and approve these revisions. The public is invited to attend.

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Borough of Carlisle COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM

Carlisle Borough will conduct a Public Hearing on June 30, 2021, and invites all Borough residents and interested parties to attend. At the Public Hearing, the proposed PY 2021 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program Budget will be presented for discussion and public comments.

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BOROUGH OF CARLISLE PROGRAM YEAR 2021 ANNUAL ACTION PLAN

Date: June 4, 2021 Carlisle Borough is developing its Program Year (PY) 2021 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program Annual Action Plan, which will include the Borough's PY 2021 Proposed Use of Funds.

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Emergency Solutions Grant Application

The County of Cumberland will conduct a public hearing to obtain comment on an application it plans to submit to the PA Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) for an Emergency Solutions Grant.

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CONSOLIDATED ANNUAL PERFORMANCE & EVALUATION REPORT CUMBERLAND COUNTY

Completion of the Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) is a requirement for Entitlement Community grantees receiving Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program funds and Home Investment Partnerships (HOME) Program funds. Cumberland County has held the “Urban County” Entitlement Community designation for CDBG and Participating Jurisdiction designation for the HOME Program since Program Year (PY) 2005. As an Entitlement Community, the County receives annual CDBG grants directly from HUD.

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Notice of Public Hearing, Cumberland County PY 2020 CAPER

Cumberland County is required to make available for public review and comment the activities that it undertakes with its Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnership (HOME) funds and the returns on these important community investments. To that end, the County has prepared its Consolidated Annual Performance & Evaluation Report (CAPER) for Program Year 2020 (January 1 - December 31, 2020). The CAPER’s intent is to report on the County's progress in achieving the goals and objectives for the CDBG and HOME programs outlined in its Five-Year Consolidated Plan, specifically during Program Year 2020. The Cumberland County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing at its virtual Workshop Meeting to review the CAPER and receive public comments at 9:00 a.m. on May 13, 2021.

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Emergency Rental Assistance Program Q&A for Landlords

​On April 21, 2021, the Cumberland County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities hosted a webinar for Landlords to learn more about the Emergency Rental Assistance Program.

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​Cumberland County Community Development Block Grant-Coronavirus Response (CDBG-CV) Phase II Program

Cumberland County invites public comment on a CDBG-CV Substantial Amendment, which will add $1,219,874 in CDBG-CV Phase II funds to the Program Year (PY) 2019 Annual Action Plan. The five-day public comment period ends on February 22, 2021. The County’s Citizen Participation Plan was amended in July 2020 to take advantage of the HUD waiver shortening Substantial Amendment public comment periods to five days.

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​ESG 2020 Additional Funds Announcement

The County of Cumberland will obtain comment on an application it plans to submit to the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development (PA DCED) for additional Emergency Solutions Grant 2020 funds.

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​ESG CV (2) Announcement:

The Redevelopment Authority of the County of Cumberland will obtain comment on an application it plans to submit to the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development (PA DCED) for Emergency Solutions Grant – CV (2) funds. The application seeks to provide Homelessness Prevention activities

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Rental Income Guaranteed Webinar Recording/Slides

CCHRA hosted a webinar on January 12 to dispel the myths of becoming a voucher accepting Landlord.

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Resident Advisory Board Members Needed

​ATTENTION ATTENTION ATTENTION ATTENTION ATTENTION All Public Housing and Section 8 Tenants 2021 Annual Plan The Housing Authority of Cumberland County will soon be preparing its 20201 Annual Plan for submission to HUD. These plans provide details about our Housing Authority's operations, program participants, programs and services and our Housing Authority strategy for handling operational concerns, residents' needs and concerns, and programs and services for the upcoming year. A Resident Advisory Board comprised of both Public Housing (Senior and Family) and Section 8 tenants is being established to assist us in the development of these plans. Please consider becoming a member of this advisory board. Members will review the plan at meetings in February. They will be asked to share ideas and offer suggestions or recommendations as to programs and services for the upcoming year.

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NOTICE OF INTENT TO REQUEST RELEASE OF FUNDS

On or about December 21, 2020, the Borough of Carlisle will submit a request to the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) for the release of Community Development Block Grant funds under Title I of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended, to undertake the following project:

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BOROUGH OF CARLISLE Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program CONSOLIDATED ANNUAL PERFORMANCE

The CAPER is an annual requirement of the CDBG Program, which is used to report to the community and to the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) on the Borough’s community investment of its CDBG monies and its performance on various programmatic requirements.

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BOROUGH OF CARLISLE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT (CDBG) PROGRAM 2019

The Borough of Carlisle is required to make available for public review and comment the activities that it undertakes with its CDBG funds. To that end, the Borough has prepared its Consolidated Annual Performance & Evaluation Report (CAPER) for Program Year 2019 (July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020).

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Mary E. Kuna Named Executive Director

– Mary E. Kuna has been named Executive Director of the Cumberland County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities. It was announced today by Louis R. Martin, chairman of the Redevelopment Authority Board of Directors.

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Special Board Meeting of Redevelopment Authority

There will be a Special Meeting of the Redevelopment Authority Board of Directors on October 29, 2020 at noon.

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CUMBERLAND COUNTY PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE: CDBG & HOME PROGRAMS

The Cumberland County Board of Commissioners will hold a 2nd Public Hearing to present the budget for the intended use of funds for the County's 2021 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program and Home Investment Partnerships (HOME) grants.

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CARES Rent Relief Program Application Deadline Extended

Governor Tom Wolf today issued an emergency order suspending the statutory deadline provision in the COVID Relief-Mortgage and Rental Assistance Grant Program. The deadline originally scheduled for Sept. 30 was stayed by the governor, effective today, for 30 days until Nov. 4, 2020, in order for the program to be able to continue accepting applications.

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CARES Rent Relief Program Application Deadline Extended

Governor Tom Wolf today issued an emergency order suspending the statutory deadline provision in the COVID Relief-Mortgage and Rental Assistance Grant Program. The deadline originally scheduled for Sept. 30 was stayed by the governor, effective today, for 30 days until Nov. 4, 2020, in order for the program to be able to continue accepting applications.

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Rent Relief Program Important Update

Please be aware that the authority to accept and process rental assistance requests pursuant to Act 24 of 2020 expired on September 30, 2020. At this time PHFA and its agents lack the authority to accept new applications.

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Special Board Meeting of Redevelopment Authority

The Redevelopment Authority Of the County of Cumberland will hold a Special Meeting on October 1, 2020

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September 25 Redevelopment Authority Special Board Meeting Cancelled

The Redevelopment Authority Special Board Meeting scheduled for September 25, 2020 has been cancelled.

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Special Board Meeting of Redevelopment Authority

There will be a Special Board Meeting of the Redevelopment Authority on September 25, 2020 beginning at 4 PM

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September Board Meetings Date Change

The scheduled meetings for the Housing Authority and the Redevelopment Authority Boards of Directors on September 17, 2020 have been changed.

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Notice of Public Hearing and Action County of Cumberland CDBG Programs

Cumberland County invites public comment on a Substantial Amendment to its 2020, 2019, 2018, and 2017 Annual Action Plans for its Community Development Block Grant Program. The public comment period ends on August 31, 2020. The substantial amendment is available for review online at www.cchra.com and available by email or U.S. Postal Mail upon request.

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Request for Proposals for Upgraded Technology Equipment

The Authorities hereby give public notice of their intent to utilize competitive negotiation procedures for the procurement of computer and other technology equipment. The Authority solicits and encourage Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) and Women Business Enterprise (WBE) participation in all of their contracts.

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CARES Rent Relief Program

There is assistance available to assist renters harmed by the COVID-19 national crisis.

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Public Hearing Emergency Solutions Grant COVID-19 Response

The County of Cumberland will obtain comment on an application it plans to submit to the PA Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) for an Emergency Solutions Grant – CV.

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