HUD http://wwno.org en Housing Advocates Asking HUD To Speed Up Road Home Funding http://wwno.org/post/housing-advocates-asking-hud-speed-road-home-funding <p>A letter asking federal officials to help speed up state Road Home money has been delivered to the New Orleans office of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Some residents are still out of their homes — almost eight years after Hurricane Katrina.&nbsp; Wed, 01 May 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 34376 at http://wwno.org Audit: JP Housing Authority should repay $650K http://wwno.org/post/audit-jp-housing-authority-should-repay-650k <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">A federal audit says the Jefferson Parish Housing Authority illegally paid board members nearly $107,000 and created a conflict of interest and violated federal rules by paying $91,000 to a state legislator&#39;s repair company.</p> Wed, 01 Aug 2012 23:51:50 +0000 The Associated Press 16949 at http://wwno.org