Fair Housing Equal Opportunity for All Booklet by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity.

Click Here for the Fair Housing Booklet

Click Here for Tenant Rights Guide

For more information please visit their website at: http://www.hud.gov/fairhousing.

http://www.northfieldldc.org/921-2/

Northfield Community Local Development Corporation has a fellowship opportunity available. Please visit: Neighborhood 360° Fellows for more information.

Project Information: The fellow will focus on the two Brownfield Opportunity Area (BOA) sites located on Port Richmond Avenue, as well as the NYC Economic Development Corporation’s (EDC) recently launched Investor Development Fund to catalyze new industrial real estate development projects for vacant properties along Port Richmond Avenue. Principal activities include: maintain a vacancy database; improve and cultivate relationships with real estate brokers, arts organizations, and light manufacturing businesses interested in relocating to Port Richmond; develop marketing campaigns to attract workers and residents in the community to dine and shop along Port Richmond Avenue; and promote the district’s existing businesses through the Discover Port Richmond website, social media sites, and email blasts. Secondary to the fellow’s work in district promotion, the fellow will assist the Port Richmond Board of Trade, a merchant association, to revitalize its membership and activities.

Ideal Skills, Qualifications, and Languages:
-Understanding of economic development concepts and land use rules and regulations.
-Excellent organizational and interpersonal communication skills, self-direction, and personal integrity.
-Ability to converse in Spanish highly desirable but not required.

http://www.northfieldldc.org/867-2/

NORTHFIELD COMMUNITY LDC OF STATEN ISLAND HAS BEEN AWARDED $392,375 NEW YORK MAIN STREET (NYMS) GRANT

 

 

logoFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

JUNE 6, 2016

Contact: Kathleen Sforza

Telephone: 718-442-7351 ext 225

Email: northfieldldc.kathleensforza@gmail.com

Website: www.NorthfieldLDC.org

 

Funded by the New York State Housing Trust Fund Corporation, the NY Main Street Program aims to provide 50% matching eligible reimbursement funds to participating property owners for façade restorations and building renovation projects within the Main Street Program target areas on Port Richmond Avenue.

Joan Catalano, Executive Director, is enthusiastic about the benefits of encouraging investment in the community.  She explains, “We are happy to bring this resource to Port Richmond. These funds will encourage much needed investment in deteriorated buildings along Port Richmond Avenue and will provide affordable housing units as well.” This program aims to help revitalize buildings and create or restore affordable residential units above the retail spaces. We are seeking buildings that have experienced sustained physical deterioration, decay, neglect, or disinvestment and have a number of substandard or vacant residential or commercial units. The properties need to be located in a concentrated area of Port Richmond Avenue from Ann Street to Harrison Avenue. Deadline to apply for this grant is July 15, 2016. For an application and more information on the program, please contact Kathleen Sforza, Economic and Community Development Coordinator at Northfield Community LDC at 718-442-7351 ext 225 or email her at northfieldldc.kathleensforza@gmail.com.

Please visit, www.northfieldldc.org, for full program guidelines and eligibility criteria. The program is funded by the NYS Housing Trust Fund Corporation, administered by the NYS Homes and Community Renewal, and the Office of Community Renewal.

Northfield Community LDC’s offices are located at 160 Heberton Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10302.

 

Click Here for NY Main Street Program Guidelines

 

Project Funders

Resources

 

Governor Cuomo Announces $57 Million to Help Low-Income Households Reduce Utility Costs, Make Homes Healthier, Safer and More Energy-Efficient

Northfield Community LDC of Staten Island has been providing Weatherization Services to Staten Island residents for over 33 years. For more information on this program, please call 718-442-7351 ext 271.

Please Click Here For Governor Cuomo Announces $57 Million to Help Low-Income Households Reduce Utility Costs, Make Homes Healthier, Safer and More Energy-Efficient

SAVE THE DATE

PLEASE JOIN US FOR

Northfield Community LDC of Staten Island’s

5th Annual Golf Outing & Dinner


WHEN:
Thursday, May 26, 2016
 
WHERE: 
Silver Lake Golf Course
915 Victory Blvd.
Staten Island, NY 10301
 
Non-Golfers are welcome to join us for dinner!
 
For sponsorship opportunities & more information
please contact: 
Joan Catalano
or
Kathleen Bielsa

 

NORTHFIELD COMMUNITY LDC’S RESOURCE CENTER

Northfield Community LDC is proud to announce…
the opening of our Resource Center.

For more information, please visit our offices at:

160 Heberton Avenue

Staten Island, NY 10302

or click here to visit our Resource Center online.

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