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Transitional Housing Assistance Grants for Victims of Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault and Stalking

January 22, 2020

U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ)

The Transitional Housing Assistance Grants for Victims of Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault and Stalking (Transitional Housing Program) supports programs that provide 6-24 months of transitional housing with support services for victims who are homeless or in need of transitional housing as a result of a situation of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault or stalking, and for whom emergency shelter services or other crisis intervention services are unavailable or insufficient.

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2020 Homeowner Assistance Products

January 22, 2020

Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta (FHLBank Atlanta)

Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta (FHLBank Atlanta) funding for its 2020 Homeowner Assistance Products is now available. The Homeowner Assistance Products are part of FHLBank Atlanta’s Affordable Housing Program (AHP) and are designed to help eligible borrowers purchase or rehabilitate their home.

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Home Builders Report Shows Housing is Changing

Public Square

January 20, 2020

Robert Steuteville, Congress for the New Urbanism

The American housing industry is changing course—and this will transform neighborhoods and communities over time by providing more and different choices in housing.

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Gov. Kemp's 2020 State of the State Address

Viewpoints

January 17, 2020

Gov. Brian Kemp

Text of Gov. Brian Kemp's State of the State address delivered on January 16, 2020.

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Community Policing Development (CPD) Microgrants Program

January 15, 2020

U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ)

Community Policing Development (CPD) Microgrants program funds are used to develop the capacity of law enforcement to implement community policing strategies by providing funding to local, state, and tribal law enforcement agencies.

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COPS Hiring Program (CHP)

January 14, 2020

U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ)

The COPS Hiring Program provides funding to hire and re-hire entry level career law enforcement officers in order to preserve jobs, increase community policing capacities and support crime prevention efforts.

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FM Global Fire Prevention Grant Program

January 14, 2020

FM Global

Through the FM Global Fire Prevention Grant Program, fire departments and brigades, as well as national, state, regional, local and community organizations can apply for funding to support a wide array of fire prevention, preparedness and control efforts, including pre-incident planning, fire prevention education/training and arson prevention/fire investigation.

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The Big Read

January 14, 2020

National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)

The NEA Big Read annually supports approximately 75 dynamic community reading programs, each designed around a single NEA Big Read book. Selected organizations receive a grant, access to online training resources and opportunities, digital resources, and promotional materials designed to support widespread community involvement.

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GMA 2020 Capital Needs Survey

January 14, 2020

Georgia Municipal Association

GMA is asking for your help by responding to the 2020 Capital Needs Survey. By documenting the capital needs of cities across the state, we can demonstrate exactly how much revenue cities need and how urgently these funds are needed.

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ACCG-GMA 2020 Census Webinar

January 13, 2020

On January 9, ACCG and GMA recorded a webinar to prepare local officials for the upcoming 2020 Census. In addition to staff from ACCG and GMA, presenters included U.S. Census Bureau Partnership Specialist Tim Carter and Brecca Johnson, Co-Chair of the Clayton County Complete Count Committee.

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The Art of Leadership: Conversations Lead to Hope

Leadership Focus

January 13, 2020

Deke Copenhaver

In a series of conversations during Uber rides last fall, I was able to learn a tremendous amount about the world and other parts of our country that I never knew before.

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GMA and GeorgiaForward Announce New Managing Director

January 7, 2020

In late 2019, GMA and GF entered into an administrative agency agreement to enhance statewide support of GF’s programs. In addition, Brenda Belcher as the new GeorgiaForward Managing Director.

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Section 319(h) Georgia's Nonpoint Source Implementation Grant

January 6, 2020

Georgia Environmental Protection Division (GAEPD)

The Georgia Environmental Protection Division (GAEPD) anticipates receiving a FY2020 Section 319(h) grant to prevent or abate nonpoint source pollution in support of the current, revised 2019 Georgia’s Nonpoint Source Management Plan. Using a competitive process, GAEPD will award grant funds to eligible applications that propose to reduce pollutant loads and result in measurable water quality improvements to impaired waters throughout the State.

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Georgia Solar Program

January 6, 2020

Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA)

The Georgia Solar Program increases awareness of renewable energy production while decreasing energy costs for Georgia taxpayers. GEFA will provide rebates to cities, counties, and K-12 public schools and will reimburse up to 50 percent (or $50,000 whichever is less) of the cost of materials, design, and installation of up to 60 kilowatt (kW) ground mount or rooftop solar.

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Three Secrets of a Great Helpdesk

CitySmart by Sophicity

January 6, 2020

Mike Smith, Senior Consultant and Team Lead, Sophicity

When people need to call IT support, they need help and they need it now. Traditionally, a warm fuzzy feeling usually does not follow because people encounter schedulers or entry-level technicians reading a script.

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