04-27-2017 Grant to help repair blighted Westmoreland homes, aid the disabled
As many as 35 disabled and low-income homeowners in Westmoreland County  could receive financial assistance under a new state grant secured this  week to rehabilitate blighted residences.  The $175,000 grant from the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency will be...  - Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

04-20-2017 Venango gets $60,000 grant for housing rehab work
A $60,000 state grant has been awarded to Venango County for its efforts in  housing rehabilitation and blight removal, state Sen. Scott Hutchinson  said.  The Pennsylvania Housing Affordability and Rehabilitation Enhancement  (PHARE) program provided the grant that helps support affordable housing...  - Oil City Derrick

04-20-2017 Phoenixville’s Liberty Housing preservation gets state funding
Three Chester County organizations were awarded $900,000 in state funding  to improve and expand affordable housing options for those in need, state  Sen. Andy Dinniman, D-19th Dist., announced Monday. Among the three  projects includes $500,000 for the Liberty Housing preservation project in...  - West Chester Daily Local News

04-19-2017 Housing projects receive $95K in state funding
A Clinton County program to benefit families in need is among five  housing-related projects in the 25th Senatorial District that will receive  a total of $345,000 to improve availability and affordability of housing,  according to state Sen. Joe Scarnati, R-Jefferson....  - Lock Haven Express

04-17-2017 Wolf urges use of online registration as primary deadline nears
WILKES-BARRE — Gov. Tom Wolf and Secretary of State Pedro A. Cortés  remind Pennsylvanians that Monday is the deadline to register to vote in  the May primary election.  Citizens are reminded of the availability of Online Voter Registration as a  convenient option to register....  - Wilkes-Barre Times Leader

03-21-2017 Muncy prepares for project to fill floodplain basements
MUNCY — With 40 percent of the borough in the floodplain, relief from  the high cost of flood insurance is on the way for qualified homeowners  with a $1.4 million grant that is headed to Muncy for flood mitigation,  according to Josh Schnitzlein, hazard mitigation planner with the Lycoming...  - Williamsport Sun-Gazette

03-06-2017 Women’s Center & Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh to get upgrades
The Women’s Center & Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh is planning a  renovation and expansion to its shelter to better serve more clients.  The project will expand the 36-bed facility in the East End to a 48-bed  facility, said Shirl Regan, Women’s Center & Shelter president and CEO,...  - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

02-28-2017 New Bradford County program is available
The Bradford County commissioners are pleased to announce the rollout of a  new homeownership program. The program is funded by the Pennsylvania  Housing Affordability and Rehabilitation Enhancement Fund (PHARE).  - Towanda Daily Review


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