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Issued:
7:04 PM CST on February 20, 2018
Expires:
9:00 AM CST on February 21, 2018
Mostly Cloudy
Wednesday 10%
High 34° / Low 28°
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly cloudy skies. High 34F. Winds NNE at 10 to 15 mph.
Overcast
Thursday 20%
High 38° / Low 34°
Overcast
Cloudy. Areas of freezing rain possible. High 38F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly Cloudy
Friday 20%
High 45° / Low 38°
Mostly Cloudy
More clouds than sun. High around 45F. Winds light and variable.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Saturday 50%
High 54° / Low 28°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Scattered thunderstorms in the morning. Partly cloudy skies late. High 54F. SSE winds shifting to W at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Clear
Sunday 0%
High 52° / Low 34°
Clear
A mainly sunny sky. High 52F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Monday 10%
High 53° / Low 34°
Clear
A mainly sunny sky. High 53F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Tuesday 10%
High 63° / Low 46°
Clear
Sunny skies. High 63F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph.

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Blighted property now has two new energy efficient homes

Congressman Cleaver was present for the ribbon cutting and open house for two new homes in Raytown. The land previously contained two lots that the City had considered blighted. The new homes were constructed by Builders Development Corporation (BDC) and funding was provided through a Neighborhood Stabilization Program 3 (NSP#) grant the City of Raytown received from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. There are no local funds required by the City to participate in the program.

Using the NSP grant funding Builders Development Corporation purchases vacant and foreclosed properties to renovate or reconstruct on the properties and then sells the homes to qualified families. The program is part of the American Recover and Reinvestment Act also known as the Recovery Act was enacted to create jobs and promote invest and consumer spending during the recession. The monies made go back into the program to purchase more properties to further stimulate growth in the City and revitalization of a neighborhood.

Congressman Emanuel Cleaver, II – Missouri’s Fifth District, said “It is so satisfying to see homes built that will provide this neighborhood a new sense of excitement while also providing needed jobs to make the homes a reality. These homes will breath new life into this neighborhood turning blight into beauty and houses into hope.”

The BDC is also in the process of renovating a home that had been abandoned at 85th & Elm and is currently identifying other properties to acquire/reconstruct in Raytown.

 

 

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Before

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After

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The Kitchen

 

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Congressman Cleaver flanked by four members of the Raytown Booard of Aldermen

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Alderman Melson cuts the ribbon

 

 

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