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  • HUD Launches $1 Billion National Disaster Resilience Competition – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) launched this competition which will fund the implementation of innovative resilience projects to better prepare communities for future storms and other extreme events. This competition promotes risk assessment and planning and is from the Community Development Block Grant disaster recovery appropriated provided by the Disaster Relief Appropriations Act.   Kentucky is one of many states to get hit with natural disasters in recent years.