Archinect - News 2014-04-23T14:33:54-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/73305902/winners-of-the-2013-aia-hud-secretary-awards Winners of the 2013 AIA/HUD Secretary Awards Alexander Walter 2013-05-16T17:16:00-04:00 >2013-08-26T19:46:12-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/nh/nhdq5nujo3fdqktl.jpg" width="514" height="691" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Also announced this week were the three recipients of the 2013 AIA/HUD Secretary Awards, sponsored by the institute's Housing and Custom Residential Knowledge Community in conjunction with the Office of the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing &amp; Urban Development (HUD).</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/43952338/using-all-available-means-as-appropriate Using all available means as appropriate? Nam Henderson 2012-04-05T16:36:00-04:00 >2012-04-06T13:28:23-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/jp/jpe9eu3d454krie6.jpg" width="514" height="325" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>&ldquo;This is a major win not just for the county but for the nation,&rdquo; Mr. Astorino, a Republican (ed. and Westchester County executive), said at a news conference. &ldquo;We took a very principled stand against an unwarranted invasion by HUD and the federal government, and the county won.&rdquo;</p></em><br /><br /><p> Peter Applebome examines the news, that&nbsp;Westchester is ahead of schedule in building the 750 affordable homes, required under the terms of a far-reaching affordable housing agreement reached in 2009, with HUD and other federal officials. Currently, 206 units have been approved and of those 196 of have financing in place.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/24449660/hud-seeks-public-comment-on-research-agenda HUD Seeks Public Comment on Research Agenda Quilian Riano 2011-10-19T14:54:04-04:00 >2011-11-24T09:05:52-05:00 <em><p>Over the next 5-10 years, what does HUD need to know to improve knowledge gaps that are affecting the execution of good housing and community development policy and practice?</p></em><br /><br /><p> From HUD:</p> <p> "PD&amp;R is in the process of formulating our research agenda for the next 5-10 years and would like your input. We invite you to think critically about the following question and respond in one of the four targeted topic areas. To ensure consideration in advance of our upcoming research agenda conference in November, be sure to submit your suggestions no later than November 4th. Over the next 5-10 years, what do we need to know to improve knowledge gaps that are affecting the execution of good housing and community development policy and practice?"</p>