Author Archive: Liz Mengers

FY 2017 CoC Program Competition: Project Selections, Priority Listing & CoC Application

The FY 2017 Cambridge CoC Consolidated Application and Priority Listing are available for review: Consolidated Application (attachments included): 2017.09.25_ConsolidatedApplication_MA509 Priority Listing: 2017.09.25_PriorityListing_MA509 The Priority Listing reflects the final project rankings (originally posted on September 7, 2017) available here: 2017_ProjectRankingsFinal All projects were evaluated using the ranking and selections process described in detail in the Local Competition […]

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2017 CoC Competition Project Rankings

The CoC Board’s Evaluation Panel met on Tuesday, August 29 to determine the ranking strategy for the FY 2017 CoC Program competition. The project scores and ranks are listed here. The full e-snaps CoC Application and Priority Listing will be posted to the website in late September.

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FY2017 CoC Program Competition

Each year the Cambridge Continuum of Care applies for funds for homeless services from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). This annual grant competition brings about $4 million to the City’s continuum of housing and services. The FY 2017 CoC Program competition opened on July 14 and will close on September 28, […]

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CoC Documents Available for Review and Feedback – please submit comments by July 5

The Cambridge CoC has three documents available for review and feedback. Please take a few minutes to review these brief documents and offer your feedback and comments. Comments and suggested revisions must be submitted by July 5, 2017 to emengers@cambridgema.gov. Suggestions and revisions will be brought to the CoC’s Board for approval. ESG Program Written Standards […]

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Resources During Extreme Winter Weather

Cambridge has a network of homeless service providers, faith-based partners, and public services that coordinate efforts during extreme weather conditions. The attached plan and Resource Sheet describe these efforts. Questions and comments can be sent to Planning and Development For more information: View the 2016-17 Cambridge Winter Plan or the quick Winter Sheet. Winter storms […]

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