Grants awarded to preserve affordable rural housing

USDA awarding $3.7 million in Housing Preservation Grants to 107 organizations.

Lisa Mensah, U.S. Department of Agriculture undersecretary for rural development, announced grants to preserve and repair affordable housing for very-low-income and low-income families living in rural areas.

"Housing Preservation Grants are an excellent source of funding to help folks keep up a safe and energy-efficient home that is in good repair," Mensah said. "This funding will go a long way toward helping maintain the value of their homes and preserve the supply of safe, afford

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