Columbia, MO, Apr 04, 2014 -- Due to the recent passage of the 2014 Farm Bill, Missouri has proposed that the communities of Nixa, Wentzville, and Foristell will be eligible to receive Rural Development housing assistance effective May 6, 2014.
In addition, the 14 communities that were slated to be ineligible for assistance based on the 2010 Census will remain continue to remain eligible through receipt of the 2020 Census due to the revised rural area definition. Those communities are: Bolivar, Carthage, Excelsior Springs, Fulton, Grain Valley, Harrisonville, Jackson, Neosho, Ozark, Republic, Sedalia, Troy, Union, and Washington.
NOTE: Please note that the community of Joplin will continue to be eligible through September 30, 2014 due to the Joplin Waiver.
If you have any questions regarding this notice as it pertains to the Guaranteed Single Family Housing Program, please contact call (660) 584-8732, Ext. 4 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have any questions regarding this notice as it pertains to the Direct Home Ownership or Repair Program, please contact Pam Anglin, Housing Program Director, at (573) 876-9305 or by email at email@example.com.
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