IHCDA Monthly Info - July 2018

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RED Notices

18-35: 2019 Administrative Plan Open for Public Comment

18-34: National Development Council (NDC) - HDFP Certification Program

18-33: Request for Proposal - RHTC Compliance Trainings

18-32: Moving Forward Rural Development (RD) Respondents & Presentation Date

18-31: 2018 Federal Program Rent and Income Limits

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Public Notices

PN 18-18: 2019 Administrative Plan Open for Public Comment

PN 18-17: Notice of Public Hearing for State Plan: LIHEAP State Plan for FFY 2019

PN 18-16: Indiana Hepatitis A Outbreak

PN 18-15: 2019 CSBG Draft State Plan Review and Public Hearing (updated July 30, 2018)

PN 18-14: Indiana Balance of State Continuum of Care - Request for Applications for Inclusion in the 2018 Collaborative Application for HUD Continuum of Care Funding

PN 18-13: Change of Address Notification

PN 18-12: Request for Proposal - RHTC Compliance Trainings

PN 18-11: Request for Qualifications - Housing Opportunity for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA)

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Training Opportunity

The Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority will partner with the Office of Community and Rural Affairs (OCRA) and the Fair Housing Center of Central Indiana (FHCCI) to provide nine fair housing rental basic trainings across the state. FHCCI will provide their expertise on the following topics: fair housing regulations and guidance, advertising requirements, and disability specific regulations. The workshop is FREE to all attendees and open to the public. Advanced registration is required. Visit https://www.fhcci.org/events/ to register. Please contact Devyn Smith with any questions: devynsmith@ihcda.in.gov . 

Summer Cool Program

The Summer Cool Program runs until August 24, 2018. This year, the Summer Cool Program will provide a $210 credit to eligible households served during the winter months to use towards their electric bill.

IHCDA...the Magazine

IHCDA the Magazine

The Summer 2018 issue of IHCDA...the Magazine is now available. This magazine is your resource to stay in tune to what is going on in affordable housing and community development industry in Indiana.

Prefer a printed copy mailed to you? E-mail your request to: communications@ihcda.in.gov.

2019 Administrative Plan Open for Public Comment

The Administrative Plan for IHCDA’s Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Program is open for public comment effective August 1, 2018 through September 17, 2018. Input from program partners and the general public will be considered when revising the Administrative Plan before submission to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for approval.

My Voice Portal (MVP)

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Have you submitted a suggestion through our My Voice Portal (MVP) yet? Now is the time. Keep them coming! Click here to find out more and become an IHCDA MVP!

Change of Address Notification

Thank you for your continued working relationship with us! We would like to take this opportunity to inform you of a change in our business address effective yesterday - July 30, 2018.

Our new location is:

Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA)
30 South Meridian St., Suite 900
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204


HHF Update

On July 1st we started accepting applications for one-time mortgage reinstatement-only assistance to qualifying applicants.

Indiana homeowners who have fallen behind on their mortgage payments due to an involuntary loss of employment or reduction in employment income may be eligible for up to $30,000 in reinstatement-only assistance. To be elgible for assistance, homeowners must be in a position to make their current mortgage payment. Click here for more information.


Now Accepting Applications for the 2018-2019 MCMV Program

We are now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 My Community, My Vision (MCMV) program. Each participating community will receive $5,000 to implement a project developed in the planning process that involves high school students, graduate students from IUPUI's School of Public and Enviornmental Affairs (SPEA) and local government leadership. Applications are due September 10, 2018. Click here to learn about the application essay. Contact Carmen Lethig at clethig@ihcda.in.gov for questions.

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New CreatINg Places Campaigns Launched

Two new CreatINg Places program campaigns have launched recently. Interested in starting a project in your community? Click here for more information.

Kids on Wheels: Brown County Skate Park (Nashville, Indiana)
For generations, Brown County teens have felt a void from a lack of public space. With a successful CreatINg Places campaign, a skate park and conversation areas will be coming to Nashville.

5th Street Commons (Marion, Indiana)
Downtown Marion is thriving! This project will build on this revitalization by taking empty space across from the Centrum building and turning it into a community gathering space right in the heart of downtown.

A Town Arts

A Town Arts Grand Opening

Hundreds gathered recently for the grand opening of A Town Arts. The new facility located in Downtown Anderson was awarded a matching grant through IHCDA's CreatINg Places program. A Town Arts provides free studios to artists who use their skills in community-based projects that benefit Anderson and Madison County.

Housing and Homelessness Conference

Indiana Housing & Homelessness Conference

There is still time to register for the inaugural Indiana Housing & Homelessness Conference. Through the conference, you will develop a better understanding of how to serve individuals experiencing homelessness and ways to enhance internal organizational capacity so we can better prevent and end homelessness statewide.

Indiana Housing Conference

Call for Nominations: Lt. Governor's Excellence in Affordable Housing Awards

There is still time to submit nominations for the most outstanding properties in four categories for the Lt. Governor's Excellence in Affordable Housing Awards. These awards, which will be presented at the 2018 Indiana Housing Conference, celebrate the best in Indiana affordable housing development. All award nominations are due by August 15, 2018.

Click here to access the nomination form.

The 2018 Indiana Housing Conference will take place September 26-27, 2018 at the Marriott Indianapolis in Downtown Indianapolis. Early Bird Registration is now open.