Ithaca Urban Renewal Agency (IURA)

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 What We Do:

IURA administers federal dollars to benefit low- to moderate-income individuals and families in Ithaca, by funding projects in housing, economic development, public facilities, and public services.

Job Postings:

The application period for the following two vacant position(s) is now closed. Thank you to anyone who applied.


News & Opportunities:

Development of the 2014 Action Plan  

2014 City of Ithaca Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Home Investment Partnership Program (HOME), & Neighborhood Housing Initiative (NHI)

All proposals for projects funded through the City’s allocation of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) CDBG, HOME, and NHI program funds have now been received. The application deadline has passed. Please refer to the following documents for more information:

All Applications Received - Summary Table

All Applications Received

2014 Public Hearing Speaker Schedule

2014 Action Plan Calendar

For more information, please contact Nels Bohn at: (607) 274-6547 or

Basic IURA Information:

IURA Board Web Page

IURA Governance Committee (GC) Web Page

IURA Neighborhood Investment Committee (NIC) Web Page

IURA Economic Development Committee (EDC) Web Page

2013 HUD Entitlement Action Plan 
(summarizing projects funded in 2013)

Objectives & Strategies - 2009-2013 Consolidated Plan

Mission, Agendas, Minutes, & All Other Documents

Some Recent
Development Projects