Urgent Needs grant applicants must meet all four of the following eligibility requirements:

(1)           the need addressed by the application must have arisen during the preceding 18‑month period and represent an imminent threat to public health or safety;

(2)           the activity is designed to alleviate existing conditions which pose a serious and immediate threat to the health or welfare of the community which are of recent origin or which recently became urgent;

(3)           the applicant does not have sufficient local resources; and

(4)           other financial resources are not available to alleviate the urgent need.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143B‑10; 143B‑431; 42 U.S.C.A. 5304(b)(3); 24 C.F.R. 570.483;

Eff. July 1, 1982;

Amended Eff. August 1, 1998; March 1, 1995; June 1, 1993; March 1, 1986; March 1, 1984;

Temporary Amendment Eff. January 1, 2001;

Amended Eff. August 1, 2002;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. March 6, 2018.