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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, obligated 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 obligated phase, so that residents can see our progress in building a more resilient New Jersey.


Site Updated: 8/22/2016
  RECOVERY HIGHLIGHTS BY THE NUMBERS:  
  Number of Homeowners being served: 26,639  
 
 
  Number of Renters being served: 7,494  
 
 
  Homeowners Obligated Resettlement Grants: 18,634  
 
 
 
Reconstruction, Rehabilitation, Elevation and Mitigation (RREM)
Homeowners Preliminary-Obligated Funds: 7,690
Number of RREM Grant signings Completed by State: 7,667
Resulting RREM Grant Assistance Obligation: $1,239,521,245
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Obligated - Statewide


*Reconstruction, Rehabilitation, Elevation and Mitigation Program (RREM) $1,239,521,245

Housing Resettlement Program (HRP) $204,243,475

LMI Homeowners Rebuilding Program (LMI) $45,195,696

Blue Acres Buyout Program (BAB) $9,746,780

Fund for Restoration of Large Multi-Family Housing (LMF) $428,404,270

Sandy Homebuyer Assistance Program (SHBA) $18,673,147

Sandy Special Needs Housing (SNH) $38,947,171

Small Rental Properties/Landlord Rental Repair Program (LRRP) $52,390,657

Neighborhood Enhancement Program (NEP) $25,068,957

Incentives for Landlords (INCLL) $15,780,470

Pre-Development Fund (PREDEV) $9,631,000

Small Business Grants (SBG) $74,024,136

Small Business Loans (SBL) $76,178,756

Neighborhood and Community Revitalization (NCR) $53,595,817

Tourism Marketing (TMKT) $24,999,753

New Jersey Energy Resilience Bank (ERB) $5,794,125

Flood Hazard Risk Reduction Program (FHRRP) $493,732

Non-Federal Cost Share Match Program (MATCH) $79,289,717

Essential Public Services (EPS) $135,999,999

Unsafe Structure Demolition (USD) $2,651,219

Code Enforcement (CODE) $4,834,953

Supportive Services Program (SSP) $10,160,265

Administrative/Planning (AP) $115,613,890

Rebuild by Design (RBD) $5,048,375

  TOTAL $2,676,287,607
*RREM Obligated Amount - The State sent award letters to 7,690 homeowners. As of 8/22/2016, the State has completed Grant Signings with 7,667 RREM applicants, obligating $1,239,521,245 in grant assistance.

ALLOCATIONS - Statewide


Homeowner Assistance Programs


Reconstruction Rehabilitation Elevation and Mitigation Program (RREM) $1,356,543,202

Housing Resettlement Program (HRP) $205,000,000

LMI Homeowner Rebuild Program (LMI) $69,000,000

Blue Acres Buyout Program (BAB) $99,500,000

  TOTAL $1,730,043,202
  Estimated Benefit to LMI 53%

Rental Housing and Renter Programs


Fund for Restoration of Large Multi-Family Housing (LMF) $591,547,400

Sandy Homebuyer Assistance Program (SHBA) $24,875,000

Sandy Special Needs Housing (SNH) $59,700,000

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

Blight Reduction Pilot Program/Neighborhood Enhancement Program (NEP) $40,000,000

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

Pre-Development Fund (PREDEV) $9,950,000

  TOTAL $814,072,400
  Estimated Benefit to LMI 96%

Economic Development


Small Business Grants (SBG) $99,500,000

Small Business Loans (SBL) $99,500,000

Neighborhood and Community Revitalization (NCR) $74,625,000

Tourism Marketing (TMKT) $25,000,000

  TOTAL $298,625,000
  Estimated Benefit to LMI 15%

Infrastructure Programs


New Jersey Energy Resilience Bank (ERB) $199,000,000

Flood Hazard Risk Reduction Program (FHRRP) $99,500,000

Non-Federal Cost Share Match Program (MATCH) $224,760,000

  TOTAL $523,260,000
  Estimated Benefit to LMI 40%

Support for Government Entities


Essential Public Services (EPS) $136,000,000

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

Code Enforcement (CODE) $11,000,000

  TOTAL $172,000,000
  Estimated Benefit to LMI 19%

Supportive Services


Supportive Services Program (SSP) $46,989,258

  TOTAL $46,989,258
  Estimated Benefit to LMI 100%

Planning and Administration


Administrative/Planning (AP) $228,439,140

  TOTAL $228,439,140
  Estimated Benefit to LMI N/A

Rebuild by Design


Rebuild by Design (RBD) $361,000,000

  TOTAL $361,000,000

Grand Total

$4,174,429,000

Estimated Benefit to LMI

57%