Money To Help The Needy With Rent Is Drying Up

GeneseeNow —  Thursday, October 3, 2013

Needy families in Steuben, Chemung and Schuyler counties, who’ve been hoping to get federal money to help pay their rent are out of luck.

The reason: federal budget cuts. The housing agency that serves those counties is not putting anymore families on the waiting list for assistance. Since July, they’ve lost money to help 64 families.