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Partly Cloudy
Monday 20%
High 95° / Low 75°
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Partly cloudy. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High near 95F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph.
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Tuesday 20%
High 91° / Low 73°
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Some sun in the morning with increasing clouds during the afternoon. High 91F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.
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Wednesday 60%
High 87° / Low 73°
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Scattered thunderstorms. High 87F. Winds SE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
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Thursday 20%
High 93° / Low 73°
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Sunshine and clouds mixed. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 93F. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph.
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Friday 10%
High 93° / Low 71°
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Sunny skies. High 93F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph.
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Saturday 10%
High 93° / Low 70°
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Mainly sunny. High 93F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.
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Sunday 10%
High 94° / Low 73°
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Mostly sunny skies. High 94F. Winds E at 5 to 10 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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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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