Public Hearing Set for FY2016 City Funding Application

For More Information: 

Jenn Whitejewhite@nrha.us757.314.2009

For Immediate Release
Release Date: 
Fri, 10/31/2014

The Norfolk Redevelopment & Housing Authority (NRHA) Board of Commissioners will conduct a public hearing to review the proposed fiscal year 2016 City Funding Application at 3:00 p.m., November 13, 2014 at 201 Granby Street, 12th floor. The Board will meet and hold a regular monthly meeting immediately following the hearing.NRHA annually requests funding from the City of Norfolk to support its neighborhood, development and homeownership activities. The funding sources include the Capital Improvement Program, the General Fund, the Community Development Block Grant and the Home Investment Partnership. The purpose of the public hearing is to hear the views of the citizens of Norfolk prior to application finalization and submission. The FY2016 City Funding Application can be viewed and comments posted at It is also currently available for a public review and comment period at NRHA’s locations at 201 Granby Street and 910 Ballentine Boulevard.  For additional information, contact John Kownack, Chief Community Development Officer, at or (757)533-4683. If an accommodation is needed, please give NRHA at least seven days advance notice to meet your needs. Requests for additional information regarding 504/ADA should be forwarded to Brenda C. Benn, 504 Coordinator, 201 Granby Street Norfolk, VA 23510, (757)623-1111. 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (M-F), TDD: (800)545-1833. 

About NRHA: 

Founded in 1940, NRHA is a national leader in community revitalization and fostering sustainable mixed-income communities. As the largest redevelopment and housing authority in Virginia, NRHA plays a key role in making Norfolk the city of choice to build, work, live and play.

NRHA does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin in admission or access to federally assisted programs.

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