Section 3 helps foster local economic development, neighborhood economic improvement, and individual self-sufficiency.
Section 3: A Historical Perspective
From the 1968 Riots, through Katrina, to the present day, the struggle for economic empowerment continues?
The Section 3 program requires that recipients of certain HUD financial assistance, to the greatest extent possible, provide job training, employment, and contract opportunities for low- or very-low income residents in connection with projects and activities in their neighborhoods.
Unfortunately, the system for submitting 2013 and 2014 Section 3 reports is still unavailable. Please review the following notices to learn more about how this outage impacts agencies that must comply with Section 3 reporting requirements: