HUD-APA Award fwd

Tom Boland (wgcp@earthlink.net)
Fri, 12 Dec 1997 14:43:03 -0800 (PST)


FWD  Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Andrew Cuomo, in
     partnership with the American Planning Association (APA), announces
     the first annual "HUD Secretary's Opportunity and Empowerment Award"
     as part of APA's annual 1998 National Awards for Planning. The HUD
     Secretary's Opportunity and Empowerment Award recognizes excellence in
     planning that has led to measurable benefits in terms of increased
     economic, employment, education, or housing choice or mobility for
     low- and moderate-income residents.

     To receive an APA application form (required for entry) please write
     HUD USER at P.O. Box 6091, Rockville, MD 20849; or call
     1-800-245-2691; or download information at:

     http://www.huduser.org/programs/apa.html

     Judging for the award will take place in early February 1998 and
     presentations will be made at the American Planning Association's
     national conference in April 1998.

     APA must receive all completed entries by Wednesday, January 21, 1998.


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