The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded signficant funding to local housing authorities. The Housing Authorityof La Salle County will receive $2.4 million and Bureau County's gets about $563,000. Lee County Housing Authority has a check of coming for $434,000.

     This money is through HUD'S Capital Fund Program to help authorities to build, repair, renovate and modernize public housing in their communities.

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