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Superstorm Sandy CDBG-DR Dashboard
New Jersey is recovering from the impact of Superstorm Sandy. Our residents are working to repair their homes, restore businesses, and ensure that communities are safe and protected. The State has several programs to aid in recovery. This website includes only programs funded with HUD CDBG-DR funds and provides a breakdown of the funding available, awarded and disbursed. For all Superstorm Sandy program data, including FEMA and other non-HUD funded programs, please visit the NJ Sandy Transparency site.

This site will be updated as programs launch and move into award phase, so that residents can see our progress in building a more resilient New Jersey.


Site Updated: 4/27/2015
  RECOVERY HIGHLIGHTS BY THE NUMBERS:  
  Number of Homeowners being served: 27,519  
 
 
  Number of Renters being served: 5,621  
 
 
  Homeowners Awarded Resettlement Grants: 18,584  
 
 
 
Reconstruction, Rehabilitation, Elevation and Mitigation (RREM)
Homeowners Preliminary-Awarded Funds: 8,935
Number of RREM Grant signings Completed by State: 6,788
Resulting RREM Grant Assistance Obligation: $837,216,758
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AWARDED - Statewide


Homeowner Resettlement Program (HRP) $185,840,000

*Reconstruction, Rehabilitation, Elevation and Mitigation Program (RREM) $837,216,758

**Small Rental Properties/Landlord Rental Repair Program (LRRP) $45,050,607

Incentives for Landlords (INCLL) $13,711,955

Blight Reduction Pilot Program/Neighborhood Enhancement Program (NEP) $23,904,401

Fund for Restoration of Large Multi-Family Housing (LMF) $158,859,035

Sandy Homebuyer Assistance Program (SHBA) $14,925,592

Sandy Special Needs Housing Fund (SNH) $23,646,697

Pre-Development Fund (PREDEV) $8,131,000

Tourism Marketing Program (TMKT) $24,954,583

Small Business Grants (SBG) $64,601,692

Continuation and Enhancement of Essential Public Services (EPS) $87,953,321

Non-Federal Cost Share Program (FMP) $23,809,350

Administrative/Planning (AP) $70,615,970

  TOTAL $1,583,220,962
*RREM awarded amount - The State sent award letters to 8,935 homeowners. As of 4/22/2015, the State has completed Grant Signings with 6,788 RREM applicants, obligating $837,216,758 in grant assistance.
** LRRP Awarded Amount –The State estimates that 1,094 rental units will be served by the program. A $45,000 per unit estimate is used until final award amount is known. Once final award is determined, this amount will be adjusted to the final total award.

ALLOCATIONS - Statewide


Housing


Reconstruction Rehabilitation Elevation and Mitigation Program (RREM) $1,355,000,000

Housing Resettlement Program (HRP) $215,000,000

LMI Homeowner Rebuild Program (LMI) $40,000,000

Blue Acres Buyout Program (BAB) $100,000,000

Fund for Restoration of Large Multi-Family Housing (LMF) $594,520,000

Sandy Homebuyer Assistance Program (SHBA) $25,000,000

Sandy Special Needs Housing Fund (SNH) $60,000,000

Small Rental Properties/Landlord Rental Repair Program (LRRP) $70,000,000

Blight Reduction Pilot Program/Neighborhood Enhancement Program (NEP) $50,000,000

Incentives for Landlords (INCLL) $18,000,000

Pre-Development Fund (PREDEV) $10,000,000

  TOTAL $2,537,520,000
  Estimated Benefit to LMI 67%

Economic Development


Small Business Grants (SBG) $100,000,000

Small Business Loans (SBL) $100,000,000

Neighborhood and Community Revitalization (NCR) $75,000,000

Tourism Marketing (TMKT) $25,000,000

  TOTAL $300,000,000
  Estimated Benefit to LMI 15%

Planning and Infrastructure


Energy Resilliance Bank (ERB) $200,000,000

Flood Hazard Risk Reduction Program (FHRRP) $100,000,000

Non-Federal Cost Share (FMP) Program $225,000,000

Continuation and Enhancement of Essential Public Services (EPS) $145,000,000

Unsafe Structure Demolition (USD) $25,000,000

Code Enforcement (CODE) $11,000,000

Supportive Services Program (SSP) $47,000,000

Administrative/Planning (AP) $203,909,000

  TOTAL $956,909,000
  Estimated Benefit to LMI 39%