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The UERPC February 2024 Newsletter is Here!

The UERPC February 2024 Newsletter is Here!

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The UERPC February 2024 Newsletter is here! Click here to view it! Hip Hip Hoo (SUN) Ray! UERPC Has Gone Solar! IEDA Opens Second Round of CDBG-CV Funding Postville 5-2-1-0 Project Improves Biddy Basketball Program Learning Some Bike Maintenance 101 UERPC Financial Report for 2023- A Note from Executive Director Rachelle Howe February is American Heart Month UERPC Notices UERPC RLF Program Featured in ICOG Newsletter Call for Applications- Transportation Grants for NE IA Communities Job-related Resources February 5-2-1-0 Feature Oh, Hey! We're on Instagram! Want to receive our newsletters in your inbox? Sign up here!
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The UERPC January 2024 Newsletter is Here!

The UERPC January 2024 Newsletter is Here!

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The UERPC January 2024 Newsletter is here! Click here to view it! We're Hiring a Regional Planner! Call for Applications - Transportation Grants for Northeast Iowa Communities NEIRHTF Award Announcement for 2024 Homes for Iowa Training UERPC Offers New Services Volunteers and Community Partners Make the Safe Routes Magic Possible! UERPC Notices UERPC January Work Anniversaries Catch the Remaining NE IA Social Media Series Sessions! Join us for Open Gym in January! Winter Walking Field Trips Job-related Resources January 5-2-1-0 Feature Want to receive our newsletters in your inbox? Sign up here!
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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS – TRANSPORTATION GRANTS FOR NORTHEAST IOWA COMMUNITIES

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS – TRANSPORTATION GRANTS FOR NORTHEAST IOWA COMMUNITIES

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The Transportation Policy Board of Regional Planning Affiliation 1 (RPA-1) in northeast Iowa is announcing the call for applications for Surface Transportation Block Grant (STBG) and Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) funding for diverse transportation projects in our region and communities. Eligible applicants include all public agencies and local governments within RPA-1 that have jurisdiction over public rights-of-way for transportation (streets, sidewalks, trails, rural roads, etc.); public transit agencies; and agencies with transportation planning responsibilities. The RPA-1 geographic region includes the Counties of Allamakee, Clayton, Fayette, Howard, and Winneshiek. The current application cycle for TAP may be for funding in any of the next four federal fiscal years (FFY): 2025, 2026, 2027, or 2028. The current application cycle for STBG is for FFY 2028 funding only. Our region is expected to have approximately $2.7 million…
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Notice of Intent to Request Release of Funds for Tiered Projects and Programs

Notice of Intent to Request Release of Funds for Tiered Projects and Programs

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Date of Publication: January 18, 2024 Iowa Finance Authority 1963 Bell Ave., Suite 200 Des Moines, Iowa 50315 515.452.0422   On or after January 30, 2024, the Iowa Finance Authority will authorize the Upper Explorerland Regional Planning Commission to submit a request to the HUD Program Office for the release of HOME funds under Title II of the Cranston-Gonzalez National Affordable Housing Act of 1990, as amended to undertake the following project: Tier 1 Broad Review Project/Program Title: Northeast IA Homebuyer Program Purpose:  To assist 5 first-time low-income homeowners with down payments and rehabilitation activities to secure safe, decent, and affordable housing. Location:  Within the incorporated city limits in Allamakee, Clayton, Fayette, Howard, and Winneshiek Counties in Iowa. Project/Program Description: The program will provide downpayment and/or rehabilitation to five income-eligible…
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RPA-1 Transportation Policy Board to meet Thursday, January 11th, 2024

RPA-1 Transportation Policy Board to meet Thursday, January 11th, 2024

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The next RPA-1 Transportation Policy Board meeting will be held on Thursday, January 11th, 2024, at 11:00 a.m. at UERPC’s offices in Decorah (325 Washington Street). The Enhancement Committee and Technical Committee will meet beforehand at 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m., respectively, at the same location. Policy Board AGENDA Call to Order Appointment of officers Approval of the agenda Approval of the October 19th, 2023, meeting minutes Overview of RPA-1 and Regional Planning activities Public Hearing: Proposed amendments to the FFY 2024-2027 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Details below Consideration and possible board action: Approval of amendments to the FFY 2024-2027 TIP Discussion of call for applications for regional STBG and TAP funding RPA-1 staff updates NEICAC/EARL Transit updates Iowa DOT updates Floor Items Set next meeting date Adjournment Proposed TIP…
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The UERPC December 2023 Newsletter is here!

The UERPC December 2023 Newsletter is here!

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The UERPC December 2023 Newsletter is here! Click here to view it! UERPC Hosts Annual Legislative Forum Updates to Homes for Iowa Program Coming in 2024 ICOG Annual Directors Retreat Catch the Remaining NE IA Social Media Series Sessions! NIBN Hosting QuickBooks Training for Businesses UERPC Notices UERPC December Work Anniversaries Thank You for Your Service! Information on Energy Burden Giving Back This Holiday Season Job-related Resources December 5-2-1-0 Feature Want to receive our newsletters in your inbox? Sign up here!
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