HUD Awards $5M to 24 PHAs for Emergency and Security Improvements

HUD is awarding $5 million in grants to 24 public housing authorities in an effort to keep public housing residents safe and secure. HUD's Capital Fund Emergency Safety and Security Program supports public housing authorities as they address the safety of public housing residents.

These grants may be used to install, repair, or replace capital needs items including security systems/surveillance cameras, fencing, lighting systems, emergency alarm systems, window bars, deadbolt locks, and doors.