Vacancy Announcement! Administrator, Southwest Office of Native American Program in Phoenix, AZ, GS-15. Deadline to apply is May 1, 2019.
April 18, 2019
The Administrator of the Southwest Office of Native American Programs, maintains contact with tribal officials, tribal council members, TDHE directors, tenant groups, local, state, and other Federal agency officials to effectively administer the Department's programs and resolve sensitive and controversial issues; assess tribes and Tribally Designated Housing Entity’s (TDHE) concerns, broad trends, and technical assistance needs; develop and revise procedures to improve the effectiveness of the office and to adjust to changing conditions; and directs a staff of specialists to provide performance oversight, compliance assurance, technical assistance coordination, and program implementation for tribes, TDHEs, and client groups under the Area Office of Native American Programs (ONAP) jurisdiction.
Announcement # 19-HUD-574-P. APPLY HERE: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/530982800
Deadline to apply is May 1, 2019
April 18, 2019
This guidance is to inform tribes and tribally designated housing entities (TDHE) that the Federal Government no longer accepts checks, wire transfers, or credit cards for repayment of Federal debt; instead, any repayment of Federal funds must be made through Pay.gov ⸺ a secure, online system operated by the U.S. Treasury. This guidance provides the step-by-step procedure for making a repayment to the U.S. Treasury and replaces Program Guidance 2010-03. Click Here to read in full.
April 16, 2019
Published today, final allocations for the Indian Housing Block Grant are available at: https://www.hud.gov/program_offices/public_indian_housing/ih/codetalk/onap/ihbgformula.
- Impact of Single/Multi-Race Provision on the FY 2019 IHBG Final Allocations: Narrative, Tribes' Formula Components, and Needs Variables (MS-Excel)
- FY 2019 Final Summary - CAS
- FY 2019 Final Summary - Formula Area
- FY 2019 Final Summary - Needs and Allocation
- FY 2019 Final Summary - Section 8
- FY 2019 Final Summaries (MS-Excel)
- FY 2019 Final Cover Letter
- FY 2019 Final Corrections/Challenge Log
April 4, 2019
Published today, the Dear Tribal Leader Letter and Attached Draft Section 184 Proposed Regulations is available for Tribes to review and provide comment. Tribes will have 60 days from the date of this letter to submit comments on the proposed rule. The letter provides instructions for submitting comments via email or mail. Read the letter HERE, and the attachment HERE. Questions can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 28, 2019
Letter introduces HUD’s Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing, Hunter Kurtz. Included is an introductory letter to Tribal Leaders and TDHE Directors from Mr. Kurtz. Read Full Letter Here.
March 27, 2019
HUD's General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing visited the Muckleshoot Housing Authority in Washington to learn about their extensive housing programs and to tour their ICDBG rehabbed Skopabsh Village development, community garden, and IHBG-funded Maintenance Training Facility.
March 19, 2019
HUD published in the Federal Register (Docket No. FR-7015-N-03) a “60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) Program Information Collection”. This notice provides an overview of proposed information collection in relation to the IHBG Formula and Competitive Awards and application components that may be required. Comment period ends May 20, 2019.
March 18, 2019