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The Network Submits Comment to HUD’s “Verification of Eligible Status” Proposal

07.19.2019

Screenshot from federalregister.gov page showing National Archives logo and Housing and Community Development Act of 1980: Verification of Eligible Status text

On July 8, 2019, on behalf of New York’s supportive housing community, the Network submitted comment to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) expressing strong opposition to the changes regarding “verification of eligible status,” published in the Federal Register on May 10, 2019. The Network’s letter outlined with specifics how the proposed rule “would only exacerbate the homelessness crisis plaguing the nation.”

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ICL Breaks Ground for Supportive Housing in Downtown Brooklyn

07.02.2019

On the stormy afternoon of June 20th, Institute for Community Living (ICL) celebrated the launch of construction for a new affordable and supportive housing residence at 50 Nevins Street in downtown Brooklyn.

David Woodlock, President/CEO of ICL, spoke about how ICL’s work there would extend the site’s history of providing New Yorkers with homes, “grounded in dignity and respect.”

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