HUD, administration announce Promise Zone competition

Each Promise Zone will be coordinated by a lead community based organization in partnership with the Obama Administration. HUD will be the federal lead for the five urban designees, while USDA will serve as the lead federal partner to the tribal and rural Promise Zones.

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Documentary: Promise Neighborhood part 2 Through a grant that the Promise Zone secured from HUD’s Community Development Block Grant funds, Farm 365 established a new 61,000 sq. ft. hydroponics farm, employing residents of the Promise Zone at living wages, and selling fresh foods within the Zone.

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U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Julin Castro and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that communities may now apply to be designated a Promise Zone under the third and final round competition. promise zones are high-poverty communities where the federal government partners.

HUD will coordinate urban promise zone efforts and. If Congress enacts the Obama Administration’s Promise Zones tax incentive proposal, private businesses. Promise Zones Third Round Competition – Frequently Asked Questions

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Today, the Administration is launching the competition to designate the next round of Promise Zones, part of the President’s plan to create a new pathway to the middle class by partnering with local communities and businesses to create jobs, increase economic security, improve educational opportunities, and reduce violent crime.