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The 2014-15 One Year Consolidated Plan is Now Available

The 2014-15 One Year Consolidated Plan is now available for review and comment to interested citizens. All comments must be received by the Department of Planning, Community and Economic Development, in writing, no later than May 14, 2014.  Please send comments to the following: The City of New Brunswick Dept. of Planning, Community and Economic Development 25 […]

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Amendment to the 2013-2014 (Year 4) Consolidated Plan HOME Funds

CLICK HERE to View Amendment to the Year 4 Consolidated Plan HOME Funds Notice is hereby given that the City of New Brunswick proposes to reallocate $759,266.13 of HOME Investment Partnership Program funds to replacement activities established in the 2013-2014 Consolidated Plan. The City of New Brunswick proposes to reallocate HOME funds to partially fund […]

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Amendment to the 2013-2014 (Year 4) Consolidated Plan HOME Funds

CLICK HERE to View Amendment to the Year 4 Consolidated Plan HOME Funds Notice is hereby given that the City of New Brunswick proposes to reallocate $759,266.13 of HOME Investment Partnership Program funds to replacement activities established in the 2013-2014 Consolidated Plan. The City of New Brunswick proposes to reallocate HOME funds to partially fund […]

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Women Aware Opens NJ’s 1st Domestic Violence Supportive Needs Housing Assisted w/ City’s HOME Funds

Women Aware has opened New Jersey’s first supportive needs housing project for domestic violence survivors. The 3-unit project is an example of how New Brunswick uses HOME and other affordable housing funding to create new housing opportunities in the city and to address critical housing needs. The units provide permanent housing for survivors of domestic […]

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Year 3 Action Plan

A draft of the Year 3 Action Plan for the City’s HOME and CDBG funding is available for review here. Written comments regarding the plan can be submitted until May 14 Comments should be submitted to: Kyle Kirkpatrick CD Administrator PO Box 269 New Brunswick, NJ 08903 or emailed to kkirkpatrick@cityofnewbrunswick.org

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Recreation Park Improvements Discussed with Neighbors

Mayor Cahill and the Civic League’s Roy Epps hosted a community information meeting about Recreation Park improvements last night with neighbors from near the park. This was the 3rd community meeting to discuss concept plans for the park. The City hopes to upgrade the ball fields, add community gardens, a skate park area and parking, […]

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