To provide funds for the capital and management activities of Public Housing Agencies as authorized under section 9 of the United States Housing Act of 1937 (42 U.S.C.
1437g) (the ""Act"), with the exception that funds cannot be used for operations or rental assistance.
The funds shall
be awarded by competition for priority investments, including investments that leverage private sector funding or financing for the construction, rehabilitation, or purchase of facilities to provide early childhood education, adult education, and/or job training programs for public housing residents.
Funds shall be obligated through competitive funding by DATE.
Public housing agencies shall prioritize capital projects that are already underway or included in the 5-year capital fund plans required by the Act (42 U.S.C.
Funds provided under this heading shall serve to supplement and not supplant expenditures from other Federal, State, or local sources or funds independently generated by the grantees.