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May 05

Governor’s Proposed FY 2024 Budget: Department of Community Affairs

Posted to The Town Crier - Legislative Backgrounder on May 5, 2023 at 1:02 PM by Shirley Cade

The proposed New Jersey FY 2024 budget allocates $1.152 billion to the Department of Community Affairs (DCA), reflecting a reduction of 19.6% or $280 million from the adjusted appropriation of $1.432 billion in FY 2023. These figures are based on the Governor’s proposal, and may change based on public testimony, changes by the Legislature, and discussions with the Administration before its enactment by the end of June. 

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Tag(s): DCA, Budget, ARP

Jan 20

Federal Government Approves Plan to Assist Those Impacted by Hurricane Ida

Posted to The Town Crier - Legislative Backgrounder on January 20, 2023 at 9:49 AM by Lori Buckelew

This week, Governor Phil Murphy announced that the federal government approved New Jersey’s plan to spend $228 million of federal Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) funds to assist households and communities that were impacted by Hurricane Ida in 2021.

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Apr 29

FY2023 Budget Departmental Hearings Continue

Posted to The Town Crier - Legislative Backgrounder on April 29, 2022 at 4:22 PM by Legislative Staff

The week of April 25, both the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee and the Assembly Budget Committee held hearings for the Department of Health, the Department of Environmental Protection, and the Department of Community Affairs.

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