Showing posts from November, 2013

Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for 2015 CDBG, HOME, ESG and HOPWA Funds

The City of Richmond is beginning preparation of the fiscal year 2014-15 Annual Consolidated Plan for the allocation of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnership (HOME), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) and Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) funds.  The Federal funds are entitlement dollars allocated to the City through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for neighborhood development and supportive services.  Only applications for projects within the City of Richmond will be considered, except for HOPWA funds for which the City administers funds for the entire Metropolitan Statistical Area. Application packages will be available by November 25, 2013 on the City’s website at  Applications packages will also be available at the Main City Library located at 101 E. Franklin Street.  All proposals and applications must be received no later than 4:00…

Vacuum Leaf Collection Begins November 11

The City’s annual Vacuum Leaf Collection Program begins on Monday, November 11.  The schedule for the first cycle is as follows: 
Worthington Farms                    November 11 - 15
Northside/Highland ParkNovember 11 - 22
Bellevue/Ginter Park/Washington ParkNovember 11 - 29
BellemeadeNovember 18 – 22 
Westover Gardens November 18 – 29 
Newtowne/Carver/Jackson WardNovember 25 – 29 
Broad Rock/BrookburyNovember 25 – December 6
The Fan/ShafferDecember 2 – 6  
Westover Hills/Forest Hill/Woodland HeightsDecember 2 – 13 
Museum DistrictDecember 9 - 13
Church Hill/FultonDecember 9 - 20
Stony PointDecember 9 - 20
Windsor Farm/Univ. of Richmond/Far West EndDecember 16 – January 3
Maymont/Byrd Park/Oregon Hill/CarillonDecember 23 – 27
Stratford Hills/Willow OaksDecember 23 – January 3