July 12, 2021

DED Accepting HOME CHDO Applications

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development is now accepting applications under the Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO) cycle of the HOME Investment Partnerships Fund (HOME) for 2021. Applications are due September 30, 2021. (For information and deadlines related to CRANE and LIHTC, visit the NIFA website). To apply through AmpliFund (required), […]
July 9, 2021

Gov. Ricketts, Dept. of Economic Development, & NIFA Announce Middle Income Workforce Housing Fund Recipients

Today, Governor Pete Ricketts, the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED), and the Nebraska Investment Finance Authority (NIFA) announced ten nonprofit organizations selected to receive funds totaling more than $13.6 million through Nebraska’s Middle Income Workforce Housing Fund (MIWHF) and NIFA’s Urban Workforce Housing Match (NUW-HOM) program. “After recently announcing […]
July 2, 2021

Gov. Ricketts to Host Ag & Economic Development Summit in August, Registration Now Open

Governor Pete Ricketts, the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED), and the Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) are set to host the Nebraska Ag and Economic Development Summit on August 4, 2021, at the Younes Conference Center in Kearney. Registration for the event is now open at negovsummit.com.  Former U.S. Ambassador […]
June 30, 2021

Gov. Ricketts, Local Nonprofits Break Ground on New Housing Development in Omaha

Photo: Gov. Ricketts (third from right) and project leaders break ground at the new Villa Rows housing development in North Omaha.   The Villa Rows will consist of 23 affordable rental units for low- and very low-income families in North and South Omaha. Yesterday, Governor Pete Ricketts visited Omaha to […]
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